The Best Episodes of Star Blazers 2199
Last Updated: Jun 14, 2019
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.
#1 - Farewell, Space Battleship Yamato
Season 2 - Episode 25
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.
#2 - Earth, Yamato is…
Season 2 - Episode 26
It is the year 2203, six months later. Hero's Hill is now lined with additional monuments. The true trial is about to begin.
#3 - Yamato Cornered - Choice of the Demon Once More
Season 2 - Episode 18
Zworder learns of the secret behind the Earth fleet that is defeating his own and moves to stop it. Yamato prepares to use a new weapon against the White Comet.
#4 - Confrontation of Destiny!
Season 2 - Episode 22
With Ginga’s assistance, Yamato is rebuilt. But can Yamato survive when one of their own is a potential spy?
#5 - The Shocking White Comet Empire – The Yamato Rams Through!
Season 2 - Episode 12
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.
#6 - One Man's War
Season 1 - Episode 23
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.
#7 - The Planet That We Head For
Season 1 - Episode 22
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.
#8 - Over the Black Light
Season 1 - Episode 18
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.
#9 - The Terezart Landing Operation – Crush the Enemy Missile Fleet!
Season 2 - Episode 13
The crew of Yamato plans and launches an assault on Gatlantis-occupied Terezart. At the head of the fleet defending the planet, a Gatlantean boy struggles to come of age.
#10 - Escape from the Nightmare!!
Season 2 - Episode 21
A device that could stop the Gatlanteans, once and for all, is uncovered, and prompts a counterattack from Zordar along with the mobilization of Earth’s new AI-controlled fleet.
#11 - Under a Rainbow Sun
Season 1 - Episode 20
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.
#12 - Departure to the Unknown!
Season 2 - Episode 4
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.
#13 - Battle to the Death – The 11th Planet Rescue Operation
Season 2 - Episode 6
The Yamato comes across a survivor from a Gatlantis attack on the eleventh planet, and the crew decides to go off course from their journey to Telezart to rescue any survivors.
#14 - Yamato's Successor, Your Name Is Galaxy
Season 2 - Episode 19
With Yamato paralyzed by an act of sabotage, most of the crew evacuate as the ship plummets toward the White Comet, and comes to rest on a mysterious and deserted planet. Sanada and other officers are introduced to a new space battleship, and learn about Earth's increasingly drastic plans for victory. The Gatlantis share a cure for a tragic disease affecting Kato's son. Mori's memories return, but at a cost.
#15 - Clash! Yamato vs. Andromeda
Season 2 - Episode 5
The Yamato reaches the asteroid belt beyond Mars but must soon face a powerful deterrent to their rebellion in the form of the Andromeda, one of the newly launched flagships of the Earth Federation Fleet.
#16 - AD 2202 – Revive, Space Battleship Yamato
Season 2 - Episode 1
Three years have passed since the voyage to Iscandar. The Earth, revived with the use of the Cosmo Reverse System, is recovering rapidly. Meanwhile, an allied fleet of Gamillas and humanity is engaged in battle against the mysterious Gatlantis. In the midst of the conflict, the Yamato stirs from its slumber...
#17 - Graveyard of the Universe
Season 1 - Episode 10
The Yamato falls into a dimensional rift and finds itself unable to escape. A Gamilan ship that is also trapped there approaches the Yamato and both crews come to a temporary ceasefire while they work together to escape. After tthe Yamato escapes the dimensional rift, General Goer meets it with a Gamilan fleet. Instead of fighting the fleet, the Yamato runs away, and the dimensional rift temporarily widens, swallowing the fleet.
#18 - Yamato, conquer the Comet Empire!
Season 2 - Episode 24
The Yamato, with support from the Garmillas fleet, infiltrates the White Comet in a bloody bid to reach the inner sanctum of Zordar: his throne room.
#20 - Battle off the Shores of Saturn - Gathering of the Wave Motion Fleet!
Season 2 - Episode 17
Earth assembles its new fleet of warships to stop the Gatlantis invasion, and Yamato makes its way home to join the battle. Kato's desperation over his son's illness pushes him to consider an unthinkable offer.
#21 - Clockwork Prisoner
Season 1 - Episode 9
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.
#22 - Shock – Legacy of the Cosmo Reverse
Season 2 - Episode 3
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.
#23 - A World I Once Saw
Season 1 - Episode 11
Melda Ditz, a Gamilan pilot under the custody of Yamato, claims that their attack on Earth was not unprovoked, and that it was the Earthlings who first fired without warning during the first contact between both races years before. Daisuke, whose father was killed in the attack, does not believe her at all until Yamazaki, the sole survivor of his father's ship, reveals to him the truth about what really happened that day.
#24 - Prison Planet 17
Season 1 - Episode 21
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.