Yesterday was the last day that the "final" Evangelion anime film, Evangelion 3.0+1.0: Thrice Upon a Time, was shown widely across Japan. The film ran for 136 days, ending on July 21, grossing a total of 10.22 billion yen ($91.84 million) over its run, the official Twitter account for the franchise revealed today. More final numbers are right after the jump!
With only three more days in a majority of theaters in Japan, it was reported today that the "final" Evangelion film, Evangelion 3.0+1.0: Thrice Upon a Time, has reached the 35th spot of the highest-grossing films in Japan of all time with more than 10.15 billion yen (US$91.21 million) grossed at the Japanese box office. Read on for more!
After reporting that the "final" Evangelion anime film has reached 9.997 billion yen only yesterday, the official Twitter account for the franchise announced tonight that Evangelion 3.0+1.0: Thrice Upon a Time has reached a landmark for robot anime, grossing over 10 billion yen at the Japanese box office, the 9th anime film to ever so. Get in the details after the jump!
With only a week and a half until Evangelion 3.0+1.0: Thrice Upon a Time leaves most theaters, fans are waiting in bated breath for the “final” Evangelion anime film to hit the 10 billion yen milestone. Sadly people will have to wait longer because, according to the official Evangelion Twitter account, it hasn’t reached that number … yet. Get in the details after the jumP!
The official Evangelion Twitter account updated the Japanese box office total for Evangelion 3.0+1.0: Thrice Upon a Time in anticipation of the film reaching 10 billion yen in a few weeks. The tweet also confirmed that the film will be leaving most major theaters in Japan on July 21. See all the details after the jump!
The story of Evangelion 3.0+1.0: Thrice Upon a Time is finally coming to an end in some Japanese theaters this week and completely in IMAX theaters this Friday. While the film is on its 115th day today, momentum picked up massively when the updated "3.0+1.0" version released on June 12 in what was dubbed the film's "final run." More details after the jump!
While it seemed like Evangelion 3.0+1.0: Thrice Upon a Time was on its last legs at the Japanese box office, since the release of the “3.0+1.01” updated version was released, the box office of the film grows at a rapid rate, pushing past Detective Conan: The Fist of Blue Sapphire to become the 9th highest-grossing anime film in Japan of all time. See how far its legs have grown past the jump!
Oricon finally released its report on the first week of sales for the newly released Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Movie: Mugen Train, revealing that the regular editions of the film on DVD and Blu-ray has the highest first-week sales since Reiwa began in 2019, beating Frozen 2’s first-week sales by a very wide margin. See all the details after the jump!
Evangelion has finally broken the AT Field of the Top 10 highest-grossing anime films with the “final” film Evangelion 3.0+1.0: Thrice Upon a Time topping 9.33 billion yen at the Japanese box office as of its 105th day in theaters. This coming Saturday will also see more theatrical benefits given out for the film as it wraps up its theatrical run. Read more past the jump!
The Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Movie: Mugen Train keeps on rolling all the way to the bank, with the first three day numbers released for the highest-grossing anime film worldwide. Aniplex revealed in a press release last night that Mugen Train had sold a whopping 1,074,170 copies on its first three days of release! See how well it did after the jump!
The official Twitter account for anime studio Khara announced tonight that Evangelion 3.0+1.0 has sold more than 6 million tickets as of its 102nd day in theaters in Japan. To celebrate the occasion, a new spoiler-filled trailer for the film was released, and when I say spoiler-filled, I mean it. Be filled in after the jump!