|Starship Troopers: Traitor of Mars|
|Directed by||Shinji Aramaki
|Produced by||Joseph Chou
|Written by||Edward Neumeier|
|Music by||Tetsuya Takahashi|
|Production studios||Sony Pictures Entertainment, Stage 6 Films, Sola Digital Arts, Lucent Pictures Entertainment|
|Distribution||Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions (all media, global), Fathom Events (USA theatrical release)|
|Release date||21 August, 2017|
Starship Troopers: Traitor of Mars is a 2017 CGI animated film as the fifth instalment in the Starship Troopers film series.
Characters & Cast Edit
- Casper Van Dien as Johnny Rico
- Dina Meyer as Dizzy Flores
- Justin Doran as Carl Jenkins
- Luci Christian as Carmen Ibanez
- Scott Gibbs as Baba
- DeRay Davis as One-Oh-One
- Juliet Simmons as Camacho
- Emily Neves as Amy Snapp
The film was produced by Lucent Pictures Entertainment and Sola Digital Arts. Sola produced Starship Troopers: Invasion, the previous film in the series. The two studios previously worked together on the 2014 film Appleseed Alpha.
- The story is set 25 years after the first film.
- Battle of Klendathu is mentioned.
- Ambush at Whiskey Outpost is mentioned.
- The John A. Warden Incident is mentioned and it become the reason that Johnny Rico was demoted from General to Colonel.
- Ratzass is a recurring character from the previous film, Starship Troopers: Invasion.
Starship Troopers referencesEdit
- Starship Troopers novel
- In the begining of training simulation, Dutch is killed immediately, just like his counterpart in the novel.
- Jump jet is featured on screen.
- "Come on, you apes" is a quote from the novel.
- Carmen Ibanez pilots a landing vessel to rescue Johnny and his crew, much like she did 25 years ago at Whiskey Outpost after an ambush.
- Starship Troopers anime
- Mars is featured as a battleground.
- Starship Troopers film
- The Fed Net is featured in the film.
- The quote "Would you like to know more?" are from the propaganda as seen in the first film.
- The picture of Death From Above is painted on Johnny Rico's helmet.
- Luna Base is featured in the film.
- Carl guides Johnny again, like he did in the first film.
- Starship Troopers comics
- In the comic, it is mentioned that thirty years before the First Interstellar War, a tegument dropped in on Mars in an Arachnid attempt to colonise the planet. However, the planet's temperature was too cold, causing the Bug pod to impact the surface far faster than it was capable of.
- Starship Troopers 2: Hero of the Federation
- The survivors of the film are extracted from a tall building via a landing ship.
- Starship Troopers 3: Marauder
- Similar to Starship Troopers 3: Marauder, political scheme is featured with a Sky Marshal as a villain.
- Similar to Starship Troopers 3: Marauder, anti-Federation movement is also featured in this film.
- Q Bomb is also featured in this film.
- "It's A Good Day To Die" is spoken in the film.
- Unlike Starship Troopers 2: Hero of the Federation, Starship Troopers 3: Marauder, and Starship Troopers: Invasion, this film features the most survivors in Starship Troopers film franchise so far.