After Leiji Matsumoto’s death, this mangaka began its journey into the sea of stars, but not before leaving us with some incredible works that you should definitely check out, especially if you’re a fan of Space Opera or just love stories that lie in outer space.
Some of these stories are connected by what the author’s followers have called the “Laygeiveverse”.
The most memorable work in the “space” career of a real mangaka. Captain Harlock (Uchu Kaizoku, Captain Harokku) follows the adventures of a space pirate who seeks to live in complete freedom with his ideals in deep space, while the inhabitants of Earth live a carefree life under the rule of a corrupt and irresponsible government.
The plot twists when a mysterious artifact arrives on planet Earth as a sign of an invasion by an alien race.