Huwie Ishizaki performs both official theme song and ending song for upcoming smart phone game to movie adaptation
The theme song performer has been revealed for For Whom the Alchemist Exists (known in Japan as Tagatame no Alchemist), an upcoming theatrical anime film based on the tactical simulation RPG smart phone game published by Fuji&gumi Games.
Both the official theme song and the ending song for the film are performed by Huwie Ishizaki. The official theme song is entitled "Namida" ("Tears"), while the ending song is entitled "Ano Natsu no Hi no Mahou" ("The Magic of that Summer Day").
The original Tagatame no Alchemist game is published for Android and iOS smart phones. The story is set in Babel, a magical continent situated beneath the looming Tower of Babel, and it follows the exploits of seven heroes from seven nations as they explore a world sealed by the "Forbidden Art" of alchemy. The film focuses on Kasumi, an original character who is summoned to the world of Babel from Earth.
For Whom the Alchemist Exists is directed by Shōji Kawamori and Masanori Takahashi and features animation production by Satelight. The film hits theaters in Japan on June 14, 2019.
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