Due to popular demand, PROMARE - the first theatrical length anime film from director Hiroyuki Imaishi and Studio TRIGGER - is heading back to U.S. theaters for a special encore performance on December 08, 2019, thanks to GKIDS and Fathom Events. Hit the jump to learn more.
New key visuals and additional cast members have been revealed for Le theatre: GANKUTSUOU, an upcoming stage play based on the 2004 TV anime The Count of Monte Cristo: Gankutsuou which is in turn based on the classic novel of intrigue and revenge by Alexandre Dumas. Hit the jump to learn more.
The main cast has been revealed for the Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind kabuki play, a stage adaptation based on the manga by Hayao Miyazaki about a princess struggling to save her world from disaster. Hit the jump to learn more.
The Count of Monte Cristo: Gankutsuou, a visually opulent science fiction TV anime from 2004 that is based on the classic novel by Alexandre Dumas, is being adapted into a live-action stage play entitled Le theatre: GANKUTSUOU that will run from December 20 - 28, 2019, at the Zenrosai Hall / Space zero venue in Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan. Hit the jump to learn more.
It's about to get spooky, because a new trailer has been published for Eiga Yo-Kai Watch Jam: Yo-kai Gakuen Y - Neko wa HERO ni Nareru ka ("Yo-kai Watch Jam the Movie: Yo-Kai Academy Y - Can a Cat be a Hero?"), the sixth installment in the Yo-Kai Watch theatrical film franchise which features Yo-Kai reinterpreted as humans studying at an elite academy overrun by supernatural mysteries. Hit the jump to check it out.
Just in time for the holiday season and celebrating the 100th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Japan and Finland, an original anime theatrical film entitled Santa Company: Christmas no Himitsu ("The Secret of Christmas") is heading to Japanese cinemas in December of 2019. Hit the jump to learn more.
Some quick news for all of you fans of Hayao Miyazaki's classic manga, Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind: the primary key visual for the new kabuki stage play production based on all seven volumes of the series has been revealed. Hit the jump to check it out.