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    Monday October 26, 2020
  • Japan Box Office: Demon Slayer: Mugen Train Stays at No.1 with Strong 3 Billion Yen

    "Violet Evergarden The Movie" has surpassed the 1.5 billion yen mark

    The momentum doesn't look like it's going to stop for a while. Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba the Movie: Mugen Train earned an impressive 3.041 billion yen on 2.273 million admissions even on its second Saturday and Sunday, becoming the top-grossing film in Japan for two consecutive weeks. Both the revenue and the ticket sales number were down only nine percent from the previous week. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Tuesday October 20, 2020
  • BL Anime Film Given Sells 150,000 Tickets in 2 Months

    The film's DVD and Blu-ray are set to be released on February 3, 2021

    Aniplex confirmed today that the anime film adaptation of Natsuki Kizu's boys-love manga given has earned 220 million yen on over 150,000 admissions from its two-month domestic run. The 59-minute film also stayed at No.1 on Kogyotsushinsha's Mini Theater Ranking for five consecutive weeks. Hit the jump for more new information.

     

  • Monday October 19, 2020
  • Japan Box Office: Demon Slayer: Mugen Train Debuts at No.1 with Record-breaking 3.35 Billion Yen

    "Violet Evergarden The Movie" has sold one million tickets in five weeks

    As expected, Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba the Movie: Mugen Train swept the Japanese box office with overwhelming force. The 117-minute film earned a gigantic 3.354 billion yen on 2.51 million admissions on its first Saturday and Sunday, hugely surpassing the distributor Toho's previous record of 1.62 billion yen marked by Yo-kai Watch: The Movie in December 2014. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Monday October 12, 2020
  • Japan Box Office: Violet Evergarden The Movie Keeps Its 3rd Position, Earning 1.28 Billion Yen So Far

    "Eizouken" live-action film quickly disappears from the top 10 in its third weekend

    In its fourth weekend, Kyoto Animation's Violet Evergarden The Movie still holds the same third-place position as last weekend. The 140-minute film has earned 1,283,803,400 yen on 898,663 admissions in 24 days since its release of September 18. Its audience is mostly in their 20s and 30s, including college students, and the highest age group is in the 60s. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Tuesday October 6, 2020
  • Japan Box Office: Violet Evergarden The Movie Drops One Position, Surpassing 1.1 Billion Yen

    Three new limited-release anime films didn't appear in the overall and mini-theater rankings

    While dropping one spot from last week to third place, Kyoto Animation's all-new film Violet Evergarden The Movie still earned 129 million yen on 87,000 admissions in its third weekend, which was down only 2.5 percent from its previous weekend. The film's total domestic gross has reached 1.117 billion yen. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Tuesday September 29, 2020
  • Japan Box Office: Violet Evergarden The Movie Keeps Its 2nd Place with 132 Million Yen

    "Fate/stay night: Heaven's Feel" trilogy has surpassed 5 billion yen in total

    In its second weekend, Kyoto Animation's all-new film Violet Evergarden The Movie earned 132 million yen on 88,000 admissions. While showing a huge 48 percent drop from its first weekend gross of 252 million yen, it has still kept its second place in the overall weekend box office ranking. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Wednesday September 23, 2020
  • Japan Box Office: Violet Evergarden Makes Its 2nd Place Debut with Surprising 252 Million Yen

    "Fate/stay night: Heaven’s Feel Ⅲ" becomes the top-grossing film in the Trilogy

    After two postponements, Kyoto Animation's all-new film Violet Evergarden The Movie was finally released in 152 theaters across Japan on September 18, 2020. The 140-minute film earned a surprising 252 million yen on its first Saturday and Sunday, becoming the second top-grossing film of the weekend, behind only Christopher Nolan's latest sci-fi thriller TENET. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Tuesday September 22, 2020
  • Fate/stay night: Heaven’s Feel Ⅲ Finally Becomes Top-Grossing Film in the Trilogy

    The 7th week theatergoers will get the "Sakura" pamphlet including talks by the creators and voice casts

    Aniplex has confirmed that Fate/stay night: Heaven’s Feel Ⅲ.spring song had earned 1,719,689,300 yen on 1,061,415 admissions by September 22, 38 days since its release. The third and final chapter has finally become the top-grossing film in the trilogy, surpassing the second chapter's domestic box office gross of 1.66 billion yen. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Saturday September 19, 2020
  • Fate/stay night: Heaven’s Feel Ⅲ Has Sold One Million Tickets Four Days Faster Than 2nd Chapter

    There is a high possibility that it will become the top-grossing film in the trilogy soon

    Aniplex announced today that Fate/stay night: Heaven’s Feel Ⅲ.spring song had earned 1,624,840,400 yen from the 1,002,202 ticket sales by September 19, in 35 days since its release. Its ticket sales reached the one million mark four days faster than the second chapter released in January 2019. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Monday September 14, 2020
  • BL Anime Film given Has Sold Impressive 100,000 Tickets in 4 Weeks

    54 more theaters across Japan will be added from September 25 and onward

    The anime film adaptation of Natsuki Kizu's boys-love manga given has stayed at No.1 on Kogyotsushinsha's Mini Theater Ranking for four consecutive weeks since its release of August 22. Then, the film's official Twitter confirmed today that it had already sold more than 100,000 tickets in Japan. Hit the jump for more details including a bonus item from its fifth week.

  • Japan Box Office: Love Live! Director's 28th Crayon Shin-chan Film Makes No.1 Debut

    "Kyo Kara Ore Wa!" live-action film has crossed the monumental 5 billion yen mark

    Crayon Shin-chan: Crash! Rakuga Kingdom and Almost Four Heroes was released in 364 theaters in Japan on September 11, 2020, and earned 289 million yen in its first three days to become the top-grossing film of the weekend as expected. The 28th Crayon Shin-chan film was directed by Takahiko Kyogoku, best known for his works for the Love Live! franchise. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Monday September 7, 2020
  • Japan Box Office: Fate/stay night: Heaven’s Feel Ⅲ Moves Up One Spot in Its 4th Weekend

    "Cells at Work!" film makes its 10th place debut

    In its fourth weekend, Fate/stay night: Heaven’s Feel Ⅲ.spring song moved up one spot from last week's sixth. This resurgence is likely thanks to the 4DX/MX4D screenings that began in 82 theaters in Japan last Friday. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Tuesday September 1, 2020
  • Japan Box Office: Fate/stay night: Heaven’s Feel Ⅲ Earns Impressive 1.23 Billion Yen

    "Kyo Kara Ore Wa!!" live-action film has become the top-grossing film of this year, surpassing "Parasite"

    While dropping to sixth place in its third weekend, Fate/stay night: Heaven’s Feel Ⅲ.spring song had made an impressive 1.23 billion yen on 770,000 admissions by September 1. Despite the chaos caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, this third chapter still has the potential to outperform the previous two at the box office. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Monday August 24, 2020
  • Japan Box Office: Fate/stay night: Heaven’s Feel Ⅲ.spring song Drops to Third Place

    Boys love anime film "given" took No.1 in the mini-theater ranking

    Following its impressive No.1 debut with 474 million yen last week, Fate/stay night: Heaven’s Feel Ⅲ.spring song dropped to third place in its second weekend. Both of the two previous chapters in 2017 and 2019 also held the top spot only for one week. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Monday August 17, 2020
  • Japan Box Office: Fate/stay night: Heaven’s Feel Ⅲ.spring song Lands on No.1 with Huge 474 Million Yen

    "Yowamushi Pedal" & "Love Me, Love Me Not" live-action films achieved a modest success

    After the two postponements, Fate/stay night: Heaven’s Feel Ⅲ.spring song, the third and final chapter of the Fate/stay night: Heaven's Feel trilogy project, was finally released in 156 theaters across Japan on August 15, 2020, then earned huge 474,890,600 yen to become the top-grossing film of the weekend. Hit the jump for more details.