A new “Battle Athletes Victory” TV anime titled “Battle Athletes Daiundōkai ReSTART!” (バトルアスリーテス 大運動会ReSTART!) is confirmed for 2021 to celebrate the Tokyo Olympics. A teaser visual has been revealed for the announcement.
“Battle Athletes Daiundōkai ReSTART!” is a reboot manga of the series and has begun serialization in July 2020 on Jitsugyo no Nihon Sha’s Comic Ruelle & Comic Jardin manga website.
The new anime features a completely new story and is set in the year 5100 when elite athletes from around the solar system compete to become Cosmic Beauty, the champion of a huge athletic tournament.
The Battle Athletes Daiundōkai original video anime shipped in Japan from 1997 to 1998. The Battle Athletes Daiundōkai (Battle Athletes Victory) television anime, which retells the story with a different plot and characterizations, also premiered in 1997. Geneon released both series on home video in North America. The franchise also includes manga, video games, novels, and radio dramas.
Takatō’s other manga include Devilman Grimoire, Mikarun X, Hagure Idol Jigokuhen, and Cynthia_the_Mission.