Sentai Filmworks and screening partner Azoland Pictures have announced that the Initial D Legend film trilogy will receive theatrical screenings across the US in a limited engagement. Hit the jump for all of the details.
Sentai announced the license of the New Theatrical Initial D Legend anime film trilogy back in July, and those plans have since expanded to include a North American theatrical screening of the first movie. New Theatrical Movie Initial D Legend 1: Awakening will make its debut at the Los Angeles Anime Film Festival (LA-AFF) in the form of a subtitled screening on Saturday, September 16 at 4:30pm Pacific Time. Read on for more.
This week's issue of weekly seinen manga magazine Young Magazine is featuring the launch of MF Ghost from Initial D author Shuuichi Shigeno. Set in near-future, when autonomous cars have gone into general use and petrol-fueled vehicles are being phased out, the series follows 19-year-old genius driver Kanata Livington, who returns to Japan after graduating a UK racing school to fulfill a promise. Get a look after the jump.
Sentai Filmworks has announced the license of the three New Theatrical Movie Initial D Legend movies: New Theatrical Movie Initial D Legend 1: Awakening, New Theatrical Movie Initial D Legend 2: Racer, and New Theatrical Movie Initial D Legend 3: Dream. More after the jump.
When an American pro drifting team decides to reenact an Initial D opening sequence to debut its latest race car, fans are sure to sit up and take notice. Hit the jump for the video and details.
The owner of the Initial D cafe at the foot of Mt. Haruna is teaming up with legendary drifters to put on the "Haruna Drift Show," which aims to recreate famous moves and races from the series. It's a must for any car enthusiast and fan of the series. Hit the jump to learn more!
Shin Gekijo-ban Initial D: Legend 3 -Mugen-, the finale of the new anime movie trilogy based on Shuichi Shigeno's street car racing manga, will open in Japan on February 6, 2016. A new advance tickets package launches January 9th, with Akagi RedSuns brothers Keisuke (CV Yuichi Nakamura) and Ryosuke Takahashi (CV Daisuke Ono) looking muscular and manly in an A3 clearfile poster. Get a look after the jump.
The official website for the trilogy anime film project based on Shuichi Shigeno's street car racing manga Initial D today posted a 90-second full trailer for the upcoming third chapter titled Shin Gekijo-ban Initial D: Legend 3 -Mugen-, featuring its theme song "Chase for Dream" performed by Tatsuyuki Kobayashi. Check the latest clip after the jump!
Aizu Project, makers of cast-off figures (ones with removable plastic clothes) are planning a 1/6 scale Mako Sato swimsuit figure, arriving in February along with the third New Initial D anime film, Shin Gekijo-ban Initial D: Legend 3 -Mugen-, which closes out the trilogy. More after the jump.