Starship Troopers has always had a somewhat cartoony feel to its over-the-top mayhem and gore, thanks in no small part to the original film's director, Paul Verhoeven. So it'll be interesting to see how the material translates to animation, albeit the photorealistic kind offered by Starship Troopers: Invasion, the CG anime epic due out this summer from Sony. Check out the film's Japapense trailer after the jump.
Here's the synopsis for Starship Troopers: Invasion: "A distant Federation outpost Fort Casey comes under attack by bugs. The team on the fast attack ship Alesia is assigned to help the Starship John A. Warden stationed in Fort Casey evacuate along with the survivors and bring military intelligence safely back to Earth. Carl Jenkins, now ministry of Paranormal Warfare, takes the starship on a clandestine mission before its rendezvous with the Alesia and goes missing in the nebula. Now, the battle-hardened troopers are charged with a rescue mission that may lead to a much more sinister consequence than they ever could have imagined..."