So what we have this time is a bundle of joy for you, the first science fiction space adventure in the form of anime with the same concept but a new perspective. Yes, you heard it right I meant star wars. So, with the biggest fandom, we present to you Star Wars Visions. I will take it as a coalition of America and Japan under one roof of Disney+.
Minds behind the Mission
Even leading Japanese anime studios couldn’t get over the fever which started with George Lucas. The series will comprise of nine short films produced by six Japanese animation studios, namely Kamikaze Douga, Twin Engine, Trigger, Kinema Citrus, Production I.G., and Science SARU, with every story targeting a different moment in the history of the Skywalker saga.
Science fiction lover and an otaku dream coming true. The series is going to air in English and Japanese. This great idea was presented by Kanako Shirasaki. The joint venture was initiated on December 10, 2020. The goal was to take the Lucasfilm production to different dimensions of imagination with authenticity as its foundation. With the amalgamation of star wars elements into the creative genre of anime set forth the making of never seen before anthology series.
So What Does the Trailer Say?
The trailer and a special look are all out on YouTube. They talk about the inspiration behind the nine episodes. All the creative studios have talked at length about how these stories are an original inspiration seen with the lens of star wars. With various bits for various episodes. The trailer, in the beginning, talks about how Ronin was blessed with a lightsaber and zooms out to a broader aspect covering each tale. We see the glimpses of Jabba and Boba Fett, also, the iconic drag race scene. Blessed with appearances from the legendary cast and mind-bending action scenes, the anthology will focus on how Lucas Films and Disney wish to expand the universe. May the force be with you!!
What to expect?
With the detailed synopsis for each episode out, it is right about the time that star wars fans starts to speculate on the basis of promo content and Easter eggs. So here we bring you the titles and short descriptions of each and every episode. This anime-style reboot of the stories from a galaxy far, far away will consist of nine short films, the order of which is not confirmed yet.
Episode 1 “The duel”
This episode will follow a sith knight in a Japanese style combat. Ronin, otherwise known as the wandering samurai, will engage in a duel of fates.
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Episode 2 “Lop and Ocho”
With the episode is set in the time between Revenge of the Sith and A New Hope. Ocho of the Yakuza Family and her pet rabbit Lop must do all to protect each other.
Episode 3 “Tatooine Rhapsody”
It is a rock opera starring Jabba the Hutt and Boba
Episode 4 “the twins”
It is the tale of the Dark Side of the force twins, two siblings raised by the remnants of the imperial family.
Episode 5 “the elder”
Set in a time before the Prequel trilogy, “The Elder” focuses on a Jedi and padawan. The pair come across a mysterious person who they must oppose.
Episode 6 “The Village Bride”
It is a wedding episode. Details have not been revealed.
Episode 7 “Akakiri”
It is an ill-fated love story between a Jedi and a princess.
Episode 8 “TO B1”
It is the tale of a droid who focuses on all he should be able to achieve its computational prowess.
Episode 9 “the Ninth Jedi”
To be set after The Rise of the Skywalker, “The Ninth Jedi,” tells the story of the aftermath of the death of Palpatine, involving the Jedi Knights and the fall of the New Order.
Melody: The Music
The music is composed by Kevin Penkin and Michiru Ōshima. It’s going to be a watch that will stick with you for life.
What Will be the Release Date?
You don’t have to wait much, as it will air on September 22, 2021, with all episodes releasing at once on Disney+.
All the otaku fans and star wars fans are eager to witness this expansion of the star wars canon into the anime multiverse. I hope you are eager too. So, what do you expect from Star Wars Visions? Tell us in the comments section below. Please visit our website for newer posts on the various movies and tv shows. Do like and share.