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.
SOS Brigade members rejoice because today Yen Press announced a bunch of news on the English release of the next Haruhi Suzumiya light novel and the English re-release of the rest of the series! The English based publisher confirmed that The Intuition of Haruhi Suzumiya will get its physical release in June 2021, with a hardcover version based on the Japan cover in the same style as Yen Press' older Haruhi Suzumiya light novels. Learn more after the jump, the brigade leader demands it!
Violet Evergarden the Movie continues to do well in cinemas in Japan, even with takings for the Kyoto Animation anime film dropping off significantly. Also, the official Twitter account for the franchise announced that starting October 16 – this Friday –, filmgoers will now receive a special 35mm clipping from the movie. Learn more after the jump!
21 days after its theatrical release in Japan, Kyoto Animation's official YouTube channel has started streaming the first ten minutes of Violet Evergarden The Movie. Check out the prologue to the heartfelt story after the jump.
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.
The official Twitter account for the Violet Evergarden franchise announced today that the newest film in the series, Violet Evergarden the Movie, has surpassed a total gross of 1.1 billion yen since the anime film released in Japanese theaters on September 18, making it the 3rd highest-grossing Kyoto Animation film ever! Learn more after the jump!
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.
A new trailer for the Kyoto Animation anime film Violet Evergarden the Movie was released today to celebrate how popular the film has been in its first week since it released. The spoiler-filled trailer shows the climax of the film and where some characters are as the film closes off the story of Violet Evergarden. Check it out – if you want to be spoiled – after the jump!
The official website for the Violet Evergarden anime franchise has posted a CD jacket illustration of "Violet Evergarden Vocal Album: Letters and Doll ~Looking back on the memories of Violet Evergarden~" to be released on October 21, 2020. Check out the gracefulness of the art and preview videos for the songs in the album after the jump!
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.
Letters can transcend time, helping bring the past into the present, or even help the people of the present convey their feelings to those in the future. That's the message from Violet Evergarden the Movie. Read the full review by our Japan Correspondent for the newest film from Kyoto Animation after the jump!