GKIDS Fights Fire with Fire for PROMARE Online Watch Party

Studio TRIGGER's first feature film hits online stores such as Apple TV and Amazon Prime on April 21, 2020

Galo Thymos and Lio Fotia clash in a promotional image from the 2019 anime theatrical film, PROMARE.


PROMARE, the hyper-kinetic 2019 theatrical anime film directed by Hiroyuki Imaishi and animated by Studio TRIGGER, is hitting numerous digital outlets on April 21, 2020, and GKIDS (the film's U.S. distributors) are hosting an online watch party event encouraging fans to interact with the English dubbed voice cast as they watch along.



The online watch party begins on at 6pm Pacific / 9pm Eastern on April 21, 2020. Fans that want to participate can purchase a digital copy of PROMARE from online venues such as Apple TV, Amazon Prime Video, GooglePlay, Playstation, Xbox, Fandango Now, and Vudu, then press play on their copy at the above time and join in the conversation using the hashtag #PromareWatchParty on Twitter.



The voice actors participating in the watch party include Billy Kametz (the voice of Galo), Alyson Leigh Rosenfeld (the voice of Aina), Billy Bob Thompson (the voice of Remi), John Bentley (the voice of Varys), Kari Wahlgren (the voice of Lucia), Neil Kaplan (the voice of Vulcan), Erica Lindbeck (the voice of Heris), Yuri Lowenthal (the voice of Meis), Mike Pollock (the voice of Deus), and Crispin Freeman (the voice of Kray).


Lio Fotia and Galo Thymos square off in the movie poster for the 2019 anime theatrical film, PROMARE.


GKIDS describes the story of PROMARE as follows:


Thirty years has passed since the appearance of Burnish, a race of flame-wielding mutant beings, who destroyed half of the world with fire. When a new group of aggressive mutants calling themselves "Mad Burnish" appears, the epic battle between Galo Thymos, a new member of the anti-Burnish rescue team "Burning Rescue," and Lio Fotia, the leader of "Mad Burnish" begins.


Source: Official press release


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Paul Chapman is the host of The Greatest Movie EVER! Podcast and GME! Anime Fun Time.

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