The BEST Episodes of Star Blazers 2199

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Jan 3, 2020

Network: MBS

The year is 2199. The human race has been crushed in their war with the Gamilos, driven into underground cities by the invader's assault. Scientists estimate they have only a year left. The young officers Susumu Kodai and Daisuke Shima receive a mysterious capsule from a ship that made an emergency landing on Mars and return with it to Earth. It contains humanity's last hope: the planet Iscandar on the other side of the Magellan Galaxy has the technology to defeat the Gamilos and restore the planet. The space battleship Yamato is entrusted with this task, but they have only one year before humanity ends.

Farewell to the Solar System

#1 - Farewell to the Solar System

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 22, 2012

With the Gamilan attacks on Earth stopped, the Yamato prepares to leave the Solar System after giving to the crew members a last chance to contact their relatives they left behind before resuming their journey to Iscandar.

star 10.00
1 votes
Directors: 吉川浩司
Writers: 大野木寬
Clockwork Prisoner

#2 - Clockwork Prisoner

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Nov 22, 2012

One of the Gamilan androids retrieved by the Yamato on Enceladus is reassembled and activated in an attempt to learn more about their enemies. Analyzer, the Yamato's own robot, makes contact with the android and manages to befriend it. However, when the android escapes its confinement, the rest of the crew enters in state of alert and searches for it.

star 10.00
1 votes
Directors: 羽原信義
Writers: 村井貞之
What Lies Beyond

#3 - What Lies Beyond

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Feb 22, 2013

General Domel of the Gamilans is called back from the front lines by Dessler and reassigned to the Milky Way with orders to stop the Yamato. As the Yamato approaches the edge of the galaxy, the crew becomes under attack by an extra-dimensional submarine.

star 10.00
1 votes
Directors: 長屋侑利子
Writers: 出渕裕
The Wolf from Another Dimension

#4 - The Wolf from Another Dimension

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Feb 22, 2013

Taking shelter in an asteroid cluster, the crew of the Yamato discover the enemy's ability to hide their vessel in sub-space and come up with countermeasures against them.

star 10.00
1 votes
Directors: 南康弘
Writers: 森田繁
The Whisper of the Witch

#5 - The Whisper of the Witch

Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired Feb 22, 2013

Returning from a reconnaissance mission, Kodai and Yuki find a derelict Yamato with the rest of the crew missing. As the two look for clues about what happened, they must face an enemy that can use their own memories against them, assisted by an unexpected ally.

star 10.00
1 votes
Directors: 別所誠人
Writers: 村井貞之
Out of the Forest of Memory

#6 - Out of the Forest of Memory

Season 1 - Episode 17 - Aired May 28, 2013

With the aid of an alien device, Kodai, Yuki and Sanada explore the control center of an abandoned warp gateway created by an ancient civilisation and controlled by the Gamilas. In the midst of a deadly undertaking, Sanada unveils a surprise about the Yamato 's navigational functions and his close friendship with Kodai's late brother, Mamoru.

star 10.00
1 votes
Directors: 江上潔
Writers: 大野木寬
Over the Black Light

#7 - Over the Black Light

Season 1 - Episode 18 - Aired May 28, 2013

Using the newly reactivated warp gateway, fighter pilot Shinohara scouts the intended shortcut to the halfway point at planet Balun. Once there, however, he discovers a vast fleet of over 10,000 Gamilas ships. However, Okita declares that the Yamato must fight its way through the enemy's massive armada if they want to reach the Large Magellanic Cloud in time.

star 10.00
29 votes
Directors: 加戶譽夫
Writers: 武半慎吾
Shock – Legacy of the Cosmo Reverse

#8 - Shock – Legacy of the Cosmo Reverse

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Jul 28, 2017

While Kodai has difficulty coming to terms with the knowledge of what truly happened to Earth after the restoration and the possible meaning of the vision he received, Mori struggles with her own identity, her relationship and the fact that she wasn't called to the Yamato.

star 10.00
1 votes
Writers: Harutoshi Fukui, Hideki Oka, Yūichi Nihei
Departure to the Unknown!

#9 - Departure to the Unknown!

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Jul 28, 2017

With unease, Kodai takes the position of acting captain of the Yamato and its crew as they prepare to launch the ship, thus rebelling against the Earth Federal Government.

star 10.00
1 votes
Writers: Harutoshi Fukui, Hideki Oka, Takao Kato
The Shocking White Comet Empire – The Yamato Rams Through!

#10 - The Shocking White Comet Empire – The Yamato Rams Through!

Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired Feb 23, 2018

Zworder brings the force of the White Comet directly to Yamato. Just as Katsuragi is revealed as an infiltrator and attempts to make her escape, she discovers a disturbing secret about her true nature.

star 10.00
1 votes
Writers: Harutoshi Fukui, Hideki Oka, Iwao Teraoka
Confrontation of Destiny!

#11 - Confrontation of Destiny!

Season 2 - Episode 22 - Aired Dec 21, 2018

With Ginga’s assistance, Yamato is rebuilt. But can Yamato survive when one of their own is a potential spy?

star 10.00
1 votes
Farewell, Space Battleship Yamato

#12 - Farewell, Space Battleship Yamato

Season 2 - Episode 25 - Aired Apr 26, 2019

By Zordar’s will, the Ark of Destruction awakens, revealing its true form, dwarfing Earth. The crippled Yamato can no longer fight. As captain, Kodai issues the final command.

star 10.00
1 votes
Earth, Yamato is…

#13 - Earth, Yamato is…

Season 2 - Episode 26 - Aired Apr 26, 2019

It is the year 2203, six months later. Hero's Hill is now lined with additional monuments. The true trial is about to begin.

star 10.00
1 votes
Under a Rainbow Sun

#14 - Under a Rainbow Sun

Season 1 - Episode 20 - Aired Jul 26, 2013

Domel's task force engages the Yamato in a nebula dubbed the Rainbow Star Cluster. During a fierce battle in which the Yamato is heavily damaged and its Wave Motion Gun disabled, it is infiltrated by Gamilas operatives tasked to kidnap Yurisha of Iscandar.

star 9.93
29 votes
Directors: 別所誠人
Writers: 森田繁
They're Coming!

#15 - They're Coming!

Season 1 - Episode 19 - Aired Jul 26, 2013

As the Yamato penetrates the Large Magellanic Cloud, Domel, his name now cleared, engages in a battle of wits with Okita as he prepares a special attack force to stop the Earth vessel once and for all.

star 9.86
29 votes
Directors: 羽原信義
Writers: 森田繁
Prison Planet 17

#16 - Prison Planet 17

Season 1 - Episode 21 - Aired Jul 26, 2013

Yuki is taken to a Gamilas prison colony called Leptopoda. The Yamato is not far behind, its crew unknowingly seeking to resupply and repair. During a recon mission, Kodai and several others are also taken prisoner just before an old acquaintance foments a riot.

star 9.86
29 votes
Directors: 中山勝一
Writers: 村井貞之
The Planet That We Head For

#17 - The Planet That We Head For

Season 1 - Episode 22 - Aired Jul 26, 2013

Okita's condition takes a turn for the worse as the rest of the crew learn an unpleasant secret about their quest for Iscandar. Meanwhile, Dessler's grudge against the Yamato becomes more personal than ever, and he prepares to welcome the humans to the heart of Gamilas territory with a weapon of instant destruction.

star 9.72
29 votes
Directors: 江上潔
Writers: 大野木寬
The Forever War

#18 - The Forever War

Season 1 - Episode 25 - Aired Sep 22, 2013

Dessler, who is revealed to be still alive, ambushes the Yamato on its way back Earth and the time comes for their final showdown.

star 9.03
29 votes
Writers: 村井貞之
Memories of the Blue Planet

#19 - Memories of the Blue Planet

Season 1 - Episode 26 - Aired Sep 29, 2013

The Yamato is on the last legs of their journey back Earth. However, Kodai has little to celebrate as Yuki did not survive from the wounds she suffered in the last battle. However, witnessing the suffering of his brother, Mamoru's spirit appears next to him to create a miracle.

star 9.03
29 votes
Directors: 榎本明廣
Writers: 出渕裕
One Man's War

#20 - One Man's War

Season 1 - Episode 23 - Aired Sep 8, 2013

After being almost destroyed by Dessler's own Wave Motion Cannon, Okita orders the Yamato to launch an offensive at the Gamilas capital. However. Dessler escapes to his space fortress, the "Second Baleras" in a ship with Yuri on board. Dessler then drops a part of the fortress on the capital in an attempt to vanquish the Yamato while sacrificing his own people. While the rest of the crew engage it, Kodai departs to rescue Yuki by himself.

star 8.97
29 votes
Directors: 別所誠人
Writers: 森田繁
The Distant Promised Land

#21 - The Distant Promised Land

Season 1 - Episode 24 - Aired Sep 15, 2013

With Dessler gone and the Gamilas ceasing their hostilities, the Yamato at last reaches Iscandar. However. queen Starsha is in doubt about providing the assistance she promised upon seeing that the Earthlings used the technology that she entrusted to them as a weapon of mass destruction. After coming up with a decision, Starsha reveals to Kodai the ultimate fate of his brother as the crew of the Yamato prepares for the long journey back to Earth.

star 8.97
29 votes
Directors: 蛭川幸太郎
Writers: 大野木寬
Toward a Sea of Stars

#22 - Toward a Sea of Stars

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired May 25, 2012

Susumu brings the Wave Motion Activation Core to Earth which allows mankind to complete its first interstellar spaceship, the "BBY-01 Yamato". With Okita as the captain, Shima as the navigator, and Susumu as its battle chief, the Yamato is assigned to travel to planet Iscandar, in the Great Magellanic Cloud, with orders to retrieve a device able to restore Earth's environment. Before the Yamato can start its journey, it must counter a Gamilan interplanetary ballistic missle aimed at them.

star 8.00
1 votes
Directors: 榎本明廣
Writers: 出渕裕
The Sun Sets on Pluto

#23 - The Sun Sets on Pluto

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Jul 27, 2012

Having deceived their enemies who believe that the Yamato was destroyed for good, the crew take the oportunity to stage a counterattack after the Yamato pilots find the location of the main base.

star 8.00
1 votes
Directors: 多田俊介
Writers: 森田繁
Wish Upon a Star

#24 - Wish Upon a Star

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 22, 2012

An operation staged by the Gamilan Leader, Abelt Dessler, forces the Yamato to navigate too close to a star in a desperate attempt to escape, maneuvering around solar flares that can instantly destroy the ship while being pursued by the enemy forces left from the Gamilan base on Pluto.

star 8.00
1 votes
Directors: 室谷靖
Writers: 村井貞之
A Choice for the Future

#25 - A Choice for the Future

Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired May 28, 2013

Badly damaged and in need of provisions, the Yamato lands on a lush, fertile planet named Beemela. As a ground team makes a startling discovery, there are doubts if the ship still has a chance to complete its journey in time and the security force attempts a mutiny.

star 8.00
1 votes
Directors: 榎本明廣
Writers: 出渕裕