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    Tuesday October 13, 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.

  • Monday October 12, 2020
  • Yen Press to Release New Haruhi Suzumiya Light Novel in Hardcover in June 2021

    The rest of the series will see a paperback re-release with original covers

    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!

  • Kyoto Animation's Violet Evergarden the Movie Remains at No. 3 This Week

    Offers up 35mm film clippings for the 4th-week film-goers

    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!

  • Friday October 9, 2020
  • Watch The First 10 Minutes of Violet Evergarden The Movie

    Kyoto Animation's all-new film has earned 1.1 billion yen from its domestic run

    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.

  • 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.

  • Monday October 5, 2020
  • Violet Evergarden the Movie Surpasses 1.1 Billion Yen in 3 Weeks Since Release

    Becomes the 3rd highest-grossing Kyoto Animation film

    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!

  • 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.

  • Monday September 28, 2020
  • 'Popular' Spoiler-Filled Trailer for Violet Evergarden the Movie Teaches Violet About Love

    The Kyoto Animation anime film opened in Japan on September 18

    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!

  • Friday September 25, 2020
  • Yui Ishikawa's Violet Evergarden Vocal Album Gets Graceful CD Jacket Illustration

    The 13 songs in the album are inspired by various episodes that have been told in the anime

    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!


  • 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.

  • REVIEW: Letters and Emotions Transcend Time in Kyoto Animation’s Violet Evergarden the Movie

    Kyoto Animation’s unshakeable legacy continues with not a dry eye in the theater

    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!