On August 23rd, Shin Gekijo-ban Initial D: Legend 1-Kakusei (Awakening)- kicks off a new trilogy of anime movies adapting the influential street racing series. In addition to offering a longer look at the feature, the latest preview introduces a new voice cast.
Takumi Fujiwara: Mamoru Miyano
Keisuke Takahashi: Yuichi Nakamura
Natsuki Mogi: Maaya Uchida
Itsuki Takeuchi: Minoru Shiraishi
Bunta Fujiwara: Hiroaki Hirata
Ryousuke Takahashi: Daisuke Ono
In March, an announcement confirmed that Initial D Final Stage, the final installment of the anime adaptation of Shuichi Shigeno's bestselling street car racing manga, will feature m.o.v.e's unpublished songs "Outsoar the Rainbow" and "Days" as the OP/ED theme songs. The unit consisted of yuri (singer) and motsu (rapper) broke up the previous year.