The theme song featured in a Eureka Seven: Hi-Evolution trailer PV (known in Japan as Psalms of Planets Eureka Seven: Hi-Evolution (交響詩篇エウレカセブン ハイエボリューション, Kōkyōshihen Eureka Sebun: Haieboryūshon)) has been released.
This is the final installment of the movie trilogy by Studio Bones (Eureka Seven (TV), Escaflowne: The Movie). The Eureka Seven: Hi-Evolution Blu-ray/DVD release date is on June 24, 2022. The first installment was released on September 16, 2017, and the second on November 10, 2018.
The digipak design, drawn by Masashi Okumura (Sora Tobu Toshi Keikaku (movie)), has also been revealed.
Eureka seveN franchise timeline
Eureka Seven: Hi-Evolution serves as a reboot of the original Eureka seveN mecha anime TV series that aired from April 17, 2005 to April 2, 2006. Directed by Tomoki Kyoda (Darker than Black), with Dai Satō (Cowboy Bebop) providing series composition and Kenichi Yoshida (Chikyūgai Shōnen Shōjo) providing character design, the original TV anime series has since gone on to inspire a series of spin-offs.
Licensed by Funimation in North America, Madman Entertainment in Australia and New Zealand, and by Anime Limited in the U.K., the TV anime has been expanded on by:
The Eureka SeveN light novel
The light novel features four volumes, as follows:
- Vol.1: Blue Monday
- Vol.2: Unknown Pleasure
- Vol.3: New World Order
- Vol.4: Here to Stay
Written by Tomonori Sugihara and illustrated by Robin Kishiwada, the novel was published by Kadokawa Shoten in Japan and by Bandai Entertainment in the U.S.
The Eureka SeveN anime movie
Eureka Seven: Pocketful of Rainbows (交響詩篇エウレカセブン ポケットが虹でいっぱい ) dubbed in English as Eureka Seven – Good Night, Sleep Tight, Young Lovers was released in 2009. The movie was directed by Tomoki Kyoda and Hiroshi Haraguchi, produced by Masahiko Minami, and written by Tomoki Kyoda.
The Eureka SeveN Manga
There are six manga adaptations of Eureka Seven:
- The original Eureka Seven manga published between July 26, 2005 and September 26, 2006, written by Jinsei Kataoka and illustrated by Kazuma Kondō. It was published by Kadokawa Shoten in Japan and by Madman Entertainment and Viz Media in North America.
- Eureka Seven: Gravity Boys and Lifting Girl written by Miki Kizuki featuring only two volumes was published between May 2005 and September 26, 2006 (available via Kadokawa Shoten and Viz Media).
- The 5-volume Eureka Seven manga: AO, written by Yūichi Katō was published between January 26, 2012 and September 26, 2013 was later (2012) adapted into a 24-episode TV anime series, one OVA and one ONA.
- The 2-volume Eureka Seven: AO ~Save a Prayer~ manga written by Ran Fudou was published between February 10, 2012 and June 10, 2013.
- Eureka Seven: New Order written by Ōnogi Hiroshi and illustrated by Miyama Fugin was published between June 8, 2012 and May 10, 2014.
- Eureka Seven: nAnO written by Katsuwo was published between July 9, 2012 and January 9, 2013.
The Eureka SeveN Video Games
There are four Eureka Seven video games as follows:
- Vol. 1: The New Wave
- Vol. 2: The New Vision
- Psalms of Planets
- AO Attack the Legend
Eureka SeveN: Hi-Evolution Film Series
The Eureka Seven: Hi-Evolution trilogy, written by Dai Satō (Part 1–2), Tomoki Kyoda (Part 3), and Yūichi Nomura (Part 3) was released on September 16, 2017, November 10, 2018, and November 26, 2021, respectively.
The upcoming Blu-ray and DVD will be released on June 24, 2022.
Eureka SeveN Plot
Eureka SeveN follows the outlaw group Gekkostate, focusing on the MC Renton Thurston’s relationship with the mecha pilot Eureka.
The plot is set in the year 12005, 10,000 years after humanity has been exiled into space due to the emergence of the Scub Coral sentient life form on Earth. What is left of humanity is now settled on the Land of Kanan.