Award-winning writer Kenta Fukui will be adapting the story
Ryo, Kaori, and the rest of the cast of City Hunter are getting the full big screen treatment—complete with a novelization!
City Hunter: Shinjuku Private Eyes will be getting a novelization, penned by award-winning mystery writer Kenta Fukui. Fukui is known for his dedication to heavy research in his works, and early descriptions of the book hint that he's done a masterful job of recreating the world of City Hunter within the confines of the book.
The novelization will be released on February 8 to coincide with the film's Japanese release.
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