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    Wednesday May 27, 2020
  • Rurouni Kenshin Final Live-Action Films' Release Date Pushed Back to Spring 2021

    Takeru Sato: "Let's welcome next year's release day in good health for both of us."

    The official website for the forthcoming two-part "Final Chapter" of the live-action film series inspired by Nobuhiro Watsuki's action jidaigeki manga series Rurouni Kenshin announced on May 27 that the release date of the two films in Japan is delayed to next year's Golden Week holiday period (from the end of April to the beginning of May). Hit the jump for more details.

  • Tuesday April 14, 2020
  • New Shots from Rurouni Kenshin Live-Action Film Final Chapter Arrive

    The two films' release date has not yet been changed

    The official Twitter for the forthcoming two-part "Final Chapter" of the live-action film series inspired by Nobuhiro Watsuki's action jidaigeki manga series Rurouni Kenshin has posted seven new shots to introduce its main characters' various faces in the films, including the protagonist Kenshin Himura (Takeru Sato) and the members of the Kamiya Dojo. Check out the new stills after the jump!

  • Tuesday March 24, 2020
  • Main Cast Members Ready for Climax in Rurouni Kenshin Live-Action Film Final Chapter Poster Visual

    ONE OK ROCK one again provides a theme song

    All main cast members gather in the poster visual for the forthcoming two-part "Final Chapter" of the Rurouni Kenshin live-action film series. In addition to Takeru Sato as the protagonist Kenshin Himura, the visual also features two characters who will newly join the Final Chapter, Mackenyu Arata as Enishi Yukishiro and Kasumi Arimura as his sister Tomoe. Check out more new information after the jump!

  • Wednesday March 18, 2020
  • Rurouni Kenshin Live-Action Films Reveals First Look of Kasumi Arimura as Tomoe Yukishiro

    "The Final" hits Japanese theaters July 3, 2020, "The Beginning" will follow August 7

    The official website for the forthcoming two-part "Final Chapter" of the live-action film series inspired by Nobuhiro Watsuki's action jidaigeki manga series Rurouni Kenshin announced today that 27-year-old Kasumi Arimura is cast as the protagonist Kenshin Himura's wife Tomoe Yukishiro, along with her first visual as the character. Hit the jump for more information including a message from the actress .

  • Thursday March 12, 2020
  • Rurouni Kenshin Gets New Musical Adaptation Starring Teppei Koike

    Takarazuka Revue's Shuichiro Koike again serves as writer/director

    A new musical adaptation of the "Kyoto Arc" of Nobuhiro Watsuki's action jidaigeki manga series Rurouni Kenshin is set to be performed this fall at IHI Stage Around Tokyo, which is known for its 360-degree round audience seats. 34-year-old actor Teppei Koike (L in the Death Note musicals) is cast as the protagonist Kenshin Himura. Hit the jump for more details including a video message from Koike.

  • Thursday February 20, 2020
  • Kenshin and Enishi Finally Face Off in Rurouni Kenshin Final Chapter Teaser Trailer

    Mackenyu Arata (Pacific Rim: Uprising) is cast as the strongest enemy in the series

    The official website for the forthcoming two-part "Final Chapter" of the live-action film series inspired by Nobuhiro Watsuki's action jidaigeki manga series Rurouni Kenshin has posted a 30-second teaser trailer introducing Enishi Yukishiro played by Mackenyu Arata (Pacific Rim: Uprising), who appears as the man who knows the secret of Kenshin's cross-shaped scars. Watch the face-off between the two after the jump!

  • Tuesday February 18, 2020
  • Yosuke Eguchi Reprises His Role as Hajime Saito in Rurouni Kenshin Final Chapter Films

    "I was convinced that these would be magnificent films."

    The official website for the forthcoming two-part "Final Chapter" of the Rurouni Kenshin live-action film series announced today that 52-year-old Yosuke Eguchi reprises his role as Hajime Saito, the captain of the third unit of the Shinsengumi. As with Takeru Sato as Kenshin Himura, Eguchi has played the character in all films since the first one released in 2012. Read his comment after the jump.

  • Wednesday February 12, 2020
  • Mackenyu Joins Live-Action Rurouni Kenshin Films as The Series' Strongest Enemy, Enishi

    "The Final" hits Japanese theaters July 3, 2020, "The Beginning" will follow August 7

    The official website for the forthcoming two-part "Final Chapter" of the live-action film series inspired by Nobuhiro Watsuki's action jidaigeki manga series Rurouni Kenshin announced today that 23-year-old Mackenyu Arata/Mackenyu (Pacific Rim: Uprising) is cast as Enishi Yukishiro. Check out his first visual as the character after the jump!