All-New City Hunter Anime Film Posts 1st Teaser Trailer and Visual for February 8, 2019 Release

Harumi Ichiryusai/Yoko Asagami, Tessho Genda and Mami Koyama are also confirmed to return

The official website for the upcoming all-new anime feature film based on Tsukasa Hojo's City Hunter action comedy manga series announced today that it is set to be released in Japan on February 8, 2019, and posted a new key visual and a 30-second teaser trailer featuring "Get Wild," the first ED theme for the TV anime series performed by TM Network. 


New key visual with a tagline: "This town needs a man like me."


Teaser trailer



In addition to 71-year-old Akira Kamiya as the protagonist Ryo Saeba and 58-year-old Kazue Ikura as

the main heroine Kaori Makimura, three more voice cast from the previous anime series are also confirmed

to return:


  • Saeko Nogami: Harumi Ichiryusai/Yoko Asagami (66/Yuki Mori in Space Battleship Yamato
  • Umibouzu: Tessho Genda (70/Convoy in The Transformers
  • Miki: Mami Koyama (63/Arare Norimaki in Dr.Slump, Minky Momo in Magical Princess Minky Momo)




68-year-old Kenji Kodama, who directed the first three TV series and the three films, is attached to 

the new film project as general director, alongside two chief directors: Teruo Sato (Aikatsu Stars!) and

Takahiko Kyogoku (Love Live!). And instead of the three TV anime series' Sachiko Kamimura, Kumiko

Takahashi (Ouran High School Host Club, Snow White with the Red Hair) newly serves as anime character

designer. Of course, Sunrise, which produced the past anime series from 1987 to 1999 (four TV series

with 140 episodes, three TV specials and three films), again works on anime production.  



Source: "City Hunter The Movie" official website/Twitter


(C)Tsukasa Hojo/NSP, "2019 Gekijyoban City Hunter" Production Committee


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