Ginga Eiyuu Densetsu, Uchuu Senkan Yamato 2199 Recommendations
Both are epic Space opera anime with a a strong cast of likeable heroes.
Both shows are high caliber Anime space operas. I'm surprised no one has made this rec yet
Both are the greatest space operas around. Though galactic heroes is a political thriller as well.
Both are amazing space opera and I enjoy listening to the Yamato opening every time.
The two series are space military science fiction animes.
Both series show a very active war between the two empires, but while Legend focuses more on an ongoing war between two superpowers of comparable power, in Yamato one of them is on the verge of defeat and the anime covers an expedition to a far world that can win the war if they succeed.
The strategy is equally important in both, but in Legend they can last several episodes or arcs and have effects some time later, while in Yamato it is generally limited to solving the typical situations of each episode.
Both have that classic aesthetic of