The Holy Grail War continues when Fate/stay night [Heaven's Feel] premieres its second film in the US on February 23!
Aniplex of America will be holding two opening-day screenings of Fate/stay night [Heaven's Feel] ii.lost butterfly, one at 11 am and one at 2:30 pm, at the Regal L.A. LIVE in downtown Los Angeles. This will be followed by a nationwide release courtesy of Fathom Events on March 14.
The new film, which just opened in Japan, continues the current adaptation of the original Fate/stay night game's Sakura Route. From the film's official description:
“The opponent I must fight still remains in this town.”
The boy made a decision to keep fighting and to protect the girl.
The Holy Grail War, where Masters and Servants fight to claim the Holy Grail. A new war has started again in Fuyuki City, 10 years after the previous Grail War. However, due to the participation of Zouken Matou, the patriarch of one of the Founding Three Families in the Holy Grail War, things begin distorting, twisting, and growing worse.
Zouken summons the Servant, True Assassin.
An unknown shadow covers the city, killing Masters and Servants one by one.
Shirou Emiya, who has been fighting as a Master in the war, gets injured, losing his Servant, Saber. With his firm decision to protect Sakura Matou, Shirou refuses to leave the battle. While Sakura worries about Shirou, she also gets entangled in her own fate as a mage.
“I promise. I’ll – “
He decided he wouldn’t betray her.
However, their fervent wishes are about to be crushed by the black shadow soon…
Ticket sales for the premiere open January 17 at 11 am PST—click here to be taken to the website. Ticket sales for the nationwide release will open January 25.
Kara Dennison is a writer, editor, and interviewer with bylines at VRV, We Are Cult, and many more. She is also the co-founder of Altrix Books and co-creator of the OEL light novel series Owl's Flower. Kara blogs at karadennison.com and tweets @RubyCosmos.