A new Gatchaman anime is slated to air this summer

2:00 PM on 04.08.2013 // Hiroko Yamamura
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An interesting looking reboot

In some surprising news, it looks as though the 1972 classic anime, Science Ninja Team Gatchaman, is getting a heavy facelift and reboot. A few tantalizing images have surfaces on Kenji Nakamura's take on the series, Gatchaman Crowds, and yeah... everything looks a bit different. A totally new take could be just what the 40 year old series could be needing!

There is also a live action movie slated for this fall, which has also been a bit of a mystery during its production. Being an old school Gatchawoman myself, I'm quite exited for any Gatchaman goodness that I can get. I hope all the plans go though this time, unlike the ill-fated 3D film that was scrapped a while back.

[Via Crunchyroll

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