In this list there are 8 Japanese anime Sci-Fi movies to be released in 2019. The films are: Legend of the Galactic Heroes, Promare, Love Live! Sunshine!!, Made in Abyss the Movie, Even if the World Will End Tomorrow, The Saga of Tanya the Evil, Code Geass, and Doraemon. Please read the summary of the story!
Legend of the Galactic Heroes: Die Neue These Kaiko
Legend of the Galactic Heroes: Die Neue These Kaiko is Japanese Anime Action Drama Sci-fi Space movie based on the Yoshiki Tanaka’s science fiction novels Ginga Eiyu Densetsu published from 1982 to 1987 by Tokuma Shoten. The story focuses on the exploits of rivals Reinhard von Müsel and Yang Wen Li as they rise to power and fame in the Galactic Empire and the Free Planets Alliance.
A thousand years from now, humanity has advanced into outer space and is divided into two states: the monarchic Galactic Empire and the democratic Free Planets Alliance. The war between those two has lasted over 150 years and spread through the whole galaxy without boundaries. It is a long war.
The Galactic Empire is corrupted by its own aristocracy while the Free Planets Alliance is ruled by politics of evil. Both countries are shaken by the appearance of two Invincible people. And they are Reinhard von Lohengramm who was known as the ‘Invincible Genius’ and Yang Wen Li who was known as the ‘Invincible Magician’.
Legend of the Galactic Heroes: Die Neue These Kaiko is produced by DMM Pictures, Sochiku, Production I.G.. Directed by Shunsuke Tada, with Yoshiki Tanaka was applies as writer. Voices for the main characters in the film include:Mamoru Miyano, Amber Lee Connors, Ian Sinclair, Aaron Dismuke, Clifford Chapin, Yuichiro Umehara, Ken’ichi Suzumura, Yoshimitsu Shimoyama, and Aaron Campbell. Reportedly this film aired in Japan in 2019.
Promare is Japanese Anime Adventure Sci-Fi movie which tells the story of a futuristic firefighting mecha service created to protect the world. Galo and the Burning Rescure Fire Department face off against BURNISH, a group of mutants who are able to control and wield flames. They are a group that raises a fire disaster on Earth.
Promare is produced by Sanzigen Anime Studio, Studio Trigger, Xflag, and distributed by Toho. Directed by Hiroyuki Imaishi, with Kazuki Nakashima was applies as writer. Reportedly this film aired in Japan in 2019.
Love Live! Sunshine!! The School Idol Movie Over The Rainbow
Love Live! Sunshine!! The School Idol Movie Over The Rainbow is Japanese Anime Drama Comedy Musical Sci-fi Idol Youth movie as a spin-off of Love Live! which was launched in April 2015 with music CDs and anime music videos, followed by a manga version in 2016. This anime revolves around a group of nine schoolgirls who become idols in order to save their school from shutting down, just like the idol group from the original series.
Love Live Sunshine!! is set in Uchiura, Numazu, Shizuoka where one of its schools, the seaside Uranohoshi Girls’ Academy, is planned to be shut down and merged with another high school in Numazu. Chika Takami, a girl who lacks desires, is inspired by µ’s to gather friends and form her own school idol group called Aqours. To prevent their school from shutting down, Aqours enters the “Love Live” school idol contest which has become more competitive since µ’s won. When Kanan and Dia disappear while visiting Mari on Italy, Chika and the rest of the Aqours have no choice but to reach the “Belpaese” themselves and search for them.
Love Live! Sunshine!! The School Idol Movie Over The Rainbow is produced by Sunrise, and directed by Kazuo Sakai, with Jukki Hanada was applies as writer. Voices for the main characters in the film include: Arisa Komiya, Rikako Aida, Anju Inami, Nanaka Suwa, Ai Furihata, Shuka Saito, Kanako Takatsuki, Aina Suzuki, and Aika Kobayashi. Reportedly this film aired in Japan on January 4, 2019.
Made in Abyss the Movie
Made in Abyss the Movie is Japanese Anime Adventure fantasy sci-fi movie based on the Akihito Tsukushi’s manga “Meido in Abisu” published from 2012 by Takeshobo. An anime television series adaptation by Kinema Citrus aired its first season from July 7 to September 29, 2017, and reportedly a sequel to the television series is in production.
As for the anime film series, it will be divided into two compilation films, titled Made in Abyss: Horo Suru Tasogare (Journey’s Dawn) and Made in Abyss: Horo Suru Tasogare (Wandering Twilight). This film revolves around a young girl who finds and befriends a humanoid robot and descends with him into the titular Abyss in search of her mother.
An orphan girl named Rico who lives in a city on the edge of the Abyss, a large hole and an unexplored underground maze. It is full of hidden relics and possessions that have not yet been found by humans, but also carries harsh dangers.
The further people travel into the abyss, the more likely they will succumb to the terrible disease called “Curse of the Abyss” on their way back. This curse can be anything, from nausea in the upper levels, madness, to the loss of humanity or even death. That is, very few people can come back to tell their adventures.
On the way down the Abyss she meets half a boy, a half-robot named Reg and he decides to go with her on her journey. Encouraged by the record left by her mother to meet her at the bottom of the Abyss, Rico decided to plunge without caring about the danger that awaited her, even though she would most likely never return.
Made in Abyss the Movie is produced by Sentai Filmworks. Directed by Masayuki Kojima, with Hideyuki Kurata and Akihito Tsukushi was applies as writers. Reportedly Tabidachi no Yoake (Part 1) aired in Japan on January 4, 2019, and Horo Suru Tasogare (Part 2) aired on January 18, 2019.
Even if the World Will End Tomorrow (Ashita Sekai ga Owaru Toshitemo)
Even if the World Will End Tomorrow is Japanese Anime Sci-Fi movie based on the Japanese CG web Anime series which aired in 2017, planned and produced by Craftar. The film will follow a slightly altered plot with the staff and most of the main cast of the ONA will returning to reprise their roles.
The film centers on Shin Hazama and his childhood friend who has always watched over him, Kotori Izumi. Now they have become third grade students in a high school. Shin lost his parents when he was little, and since then he has a tendency to close himself off. One day, he encounters a version of himself who has spent a different life in another Japan, Jin. That’s when he knew that the everyday life he has starts to crack, and battle between another world and another self begins.
Even if the World Will End Tomorrow is produced by Craftar Studio, and distributed by Shochiku. Written and directed by Yuhei Sakuragi. Reportedly this film aired in Japan on January 25, 2019.
The Saga of Tanya the Evil (Gekijouban Youjo Senki)
Saga of Tanya the Evil is Japanese Anime Action Fantasy Sci-fi movie based on the Carlo Zen’s light novel series of the same name illustrated by Shinobu Shinotsuki, first aired in 2013 by Enterbrain. The film will focuses on a Japanese salaryman who is reincarnated as a magic-wielding child soldier in a parallel world.
The Japanese salaryman sentenced to be reborn in a world that is similar to World War I Europe, mixed with early aspects of World War II and magic, in an empire torn apart by countless wars with all nearby countries. Exactly in 1923, he reborn as a young girl with blond hair and blue eyes named Tanya Degurechaff. “Being X” who condemns her said, if she’s not able to die a natural death, or she refuses to have faith in Him, her soul will leave the circle and be sent to hell for the countless sins that Tanya has committed in her previous life.
In search for an escape, Tanya decides to enter into the Empire’s Mages Division and fight in the world war, hoping to reach a high enough rank as fast as possible to remain far from the battlefield, and in this way avoid the risk of being killed. Even if she’s now forced to speak with a young girl’s lisp, Tanya soon turns into a ruthless soldier who prioritizes efficiency and her own career over anything else, even the lives of those beneath her, especially those that get on her bad side. but all that did not go as expected, all obstacles changed unexpectedly.
Saga of Tanya the Evil is produced by NUT, and distributed by Kadokawa Anime. Directed by Yutaka Uemura, with Kenta Ihara was applies as writer. Voices for the main characters in the film include: Aoi Yuki, Saori Hayami, Shin-ichiro Miki, Tessho Genda, Hochu Otsuka, and Kenyuu Horiuchi. Reportedly this film aired in Japan on February 8, 2019.
Code Geass: Lelouch of the Re;surrection (Code Geass: Fukkatsu No Lelouch)
Code Geass: Lelouch of the Re;surrection is Japanese Anime Action Fantasy Sci-Fi movie based on the Sunrise’s anime television series, Code Geass, directed by Goro Taniguchi and written by Ichiro Okouchi, first aired in 2006. The story will take place several years after the Zero Requiem.
Code Geass: Lelouch of the Re;surrection is produced by Sunrise, and distributed by Funimation. Directed by Goro Taniguchi, with Ichiro Okouchi was applies as writer. Voices for the main characters in the film include: Jun Fukuyama, Takahiro Sakurai, Yukana, Ami Koshimizu, Kaori Nazuka, and Fumiko Orikasa. Reportedly this film aired in Japan on February 9, 2019.
Doraemon: Nobita’s Chronicle of the Moon Exploration
Doraemon: Nobita’s Chronicle of the Moon Exploration is Japanese Anime Action Adventure Drama Sci-fi movie as the 39th film in the franchise, based on the Fujiko F. Fujio’s manga series Doraemon published from 1969 to 1996 by Shogakukan. The story follows Nobita Nobi, a young boy who suffers from poor grades, frequent bullying and negative emotions like sadness and jealousy. Then one of his descendants in the future sends the robotic cat called Doraemon – who has four-dimensional pouch, back in time to protect and guide Nobita.
One time Nobita saw a moon turned yellow last night and told his class about it but they think it’s funny. Doraemon gives him the “Opposite-Direction Badge” and discovers there’s life on the other side of the moon. Until a new student changed him forever.
Doraemon: Nobita’s Chronicle of the Moon Exploration is produced by Fujiko Pro, ShoPro, TV Asahi, Shin-Ei Anime, ADK, and distributed by Toho (Japan). Directed by Shinnosuke Yakuwa, with Fujiko F. Fujio was applies as writer. Voices for the main characters in the film include: Wasabi Mizuta, Megumi Ohara, Yumi Kakazu, Subaru Kimura, Tomokazu Seki, and Chiaki. Reportedly this film aired in Japan on March 1, 2019.