Legend of the Galactic Heroes (銀河英雄伝説 Ginga Eiyū Densetsu) referred to as Heldensagen vom Kosmosinsel is a series of by Tanaka Yoshiki.
The series received an anime adaptation and ran from 1988 to 1997. In April 2018, Production I.G released a new anime adaptation of the space opera, by Production I.G ran to June 2018. A sequel trilogy film premiered in September 2019.
In the distant future, there's an interstellar conflict going on. For almost two centuries, the monarchic and the democratic have been in constant battle. The series focuses on the exploits of rivals Reinhard von Lohengramm and Yang Wen-li as they rise to power and fame in the Galactic Empire and the Free Planets Alliance, respectively.
Episode Guide: Legend of Galactic Heroes Episode Guide
- OVA series: Legend of the Galactic Heroes
- Side stories: Legend of the Galactic Heroes: A Hundred Billion Stars, A Hundred Billion Lights
- Side stories: Legend of the Galactic Heroes: Spiral Labyrinth
- TV series: Legend of the Galactic Heroes: The New Thesis
- Legend of the Galactic Heroes: My Conquest is the Sea of Stars
- Legend of the Galactic Heroes: Golden Wings
- Legend of the Galactic Heroes: Overture to a New War