In Japan, they’re making a live-action Patlabor. And so far, it looks great.
Debuting in 1988, Patlabor spawned a bunch of manga, anime and video games. Next year, it is getting a live-action version.
Mamoru Oshii, director of animated films such as Ghost in the Shell, was recently revealed as the director of the Steel Battalion: Heavy Armor trailer. In the latest issue of Weekly Famitsu, the director offered his insight to the creation of the trailer and some impressions on the game itself.