Kodoani.com – Virtual reality (VR) production company Bandai Namco Filmworks and Atlas V have released the main visual for the VR anime series titled “Mobile Suit Gundam Silver Phantom” during the GUNDAM 2023 Fan Cyber Festival. The image shows the mobile suit’s cockpit, creating a uniquely immersive experience for viewers.
Pierre Zandrowicz of Atlas V and Ken Iyadomi of Bandai Namco Filmworks announced the project at Anime NYC on November 18, with a brief teaser video containing the logo. Zandrowicz describes the project as “not a game, nor just a narrative experience—it’s an immersive adventure that takes advantage of the best of both worlds.”
This is the first time that Sunrise, the Gundam manufacturer, has collaborated with a French company, Atlas V.
In addition to “Mobile Suit Gundam Silver Phantom,” Bandai Namco Filmworks also announced another project, “Mobile Suit GTA: Requiem for Vengeance,” an animated series that will have six 30-minute episodes and will air worldwide. . This film is being produced entirely using Epic Games’ Unreal Engine 5. However, the official release date of the film has not been revealed.
Sunrise Beyond, a group of Sunrise, recently aired the anime “Gundam Build Metaverse,” a 10th anniversary project for the “Gundam Build” franchise, on October 6. The project is to promote “Gundam Metaverse,” a planned project by Bandai Namco Entertainment.