On the newest issue of the Fan Magazine, Yamato Crew Kaihou, the staff had the chance to talk with the Producer SHoji Nishizaki, who announced the news.

He said that a Nw season is in development, however the formal announcement will happen by the end of the year.

The Space Battleship Yamato 2199 is a remake of the Anime of the 70´s Space Battleship Yamato.

In América the series is known as Star Blazers.