Top Gun: Maverick, the sequel to Top Gun (1986) and starring Tom Cruise, now collaborates with Umamusume franchise in Japan. One of the characters, Mayano Top Gun is assigned to a promotional pilot for the US film. They announced that on August 28, 2021 on Twitter:
【Collab Information】Umamusume Project
It’s been decided that Mayano Top Gun will be assigned to a promotional pilot for Top Gun: Maverick, the movie that is scheduled to release on Friday, November 19, 2021! She will be working on various advertisements for the premiere! Don’t miss it♪
And then, the official JP account of the film quoted the tweet as a greeting for the job: Mayano-san, many thanks for your cooperation as our promotional pilot! THE NEED FOR SPEED!
Top Gun and Mayano Top Gun
Firstly, Mayano Top Gun was a racehorse who was born on March 24, 1992 and passed away on November 3, 2019. On the passing, Umamusume franchise expressed their grief: We extend our condolence to those involved and also pray for the soul of the great horse to rest in peace. And this year, on march 24, 2021, the official Top Gun JP account congratulated his birthday along with Umamusume’s Mayano Top Gun with a gif:
It seems it’s not legendary pilot, but legendary great horse Mayano Top Gun’s birthday today!Top Gun Movie JP
What’s more! It’s also for the person wearing a flight jacket on her races in Umamusume!
Top Gun: Maverick is all ready to flight over to the sky for the premiere.
You can take a brief look at what kind of girl Mayano Top Gun is in the Umamusume world:
Top Gun: Maverick
Top Gun: Maverick, the sequel to Top Gun that premiered in 1986, will hit theaters in Japan and the US on the same day, November 19, 2021. Paramount Pictures describes on a trailer the plot as:
After more than thirty years of service as one of the Navy’s top aviators, Pete “Maverick” Mitchell (Tom Cruise) is where he belongs, pushing the envelope as a courageous test pilot and dodging the advancement in rank that would ground him. When he finds himself training a detachment of Top Gun graduates for a specialized mission the likes of which no living pilot has ever seen, Maverick encounters Lt. Bradley Bradshaw (Miles Teller), call sign: “Rooster,” the son of Maverick’s late friend and Radar Intercept Officer Lt. Nick Bradshaw, aka “Goose.”Paramount Pictures
Facing an uncertain future and confronting the ghosts of his past, Maverick is drawn into a confrontation with his own deepest fears, culminating in a mission that demands the ultimate sacrifice from those who will be chosen to fly it.
You can watch the trailer below.
You can read more news on our website!
Source: Official Twitter
(c)2021 PARAMOUNT PICTURES