GMA 7 announces live-action remake of Voltes V

Television network GMA 7 released a new promotional teaser video confirming the local live-action remake of the 1977 series ‘Voltes V‘.

The sixty second video, which aired during the channel’s annual new year special features the Camp Big Falcon and the Voltes V robot in 3D animation.

The cast of the show are yet to be unveiled, however it is rumored to include Ruru Madrid, Mikee Quintos and Kyline Alcantara. 

Titled ‘Voltes V Legacy’, the show is scheduled to air soon in 2020.

The television network earlier released a teaser of the show.

Voltes V is a Japanese anime series produced by Toei and Nippon Sunrise. It revolves around five human pilots of the titular giant robot, which is humanity’s last life of defense against an armada of horned humanoid aliens known as Boazanians.

The series first aired in the Philippines on GMA 7 on 1978. In 1999, GMA 7 re-aired the Filipino dubbed edition of the show.

The article has been updated to include the promotional teaser video.