Fushigi Yugi, a shōjo manga by Yuu Watase about a girl who embarks on a magical and romantic adventure in a world similar to mythological China, is once more being adapted into a stage musical with a sequel play entitled Fushigi Yugi -Ao no Shou- ("Blue Chapter") that will run from October 13 - 21, 2018, at the Zenrosai Hall / Space zero venue in Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan. Hit the jump to learn more.
Award winning manga author Yuu Watase (Fushigi Yuugi, Ceres - Celestial Legend, Absolute Boyfriend, Arata) is back at Shogakukan's josei magazine Flowers for new short story Kiri Samurai. This 110 page story will be split into two chapters, out December and January 28th. More after the jump.
The official website for the upcoming two-part musical adaptation of Yuu Watase's popular manga series in the 1990s, Fushigi Yuugi, has posted its cast visuals in their character costumes, including 26-year-old Reina Tanaka, an ex-member of idol group Morning Musume, as the 15-year-old protagonist Miaka Yuuki. Check the latest information after the jump.
Japanese talent agency amipro today launched the official website for the upcoming two-part musical adaptation of Yuu Watase's popular manga series in the 1990s, Fushigi Yuugi, announcing its main cast. 26-year-old Reina Tanaka, an ex-member of idol group Morning Musume., plays the 15-year-old protagonist Miaka Yuuki. Hit the jump for more details.
Following the daily updates on Twitter, the official website for the upcoming new stage play Fushigi Yuugi today updated with visuals for all 11 main cast including Tamahome played by Yutaka Kyan, a member of visual kei "air" rock band Golden Bomber. Check the new stage version characters after the jump.