Touken Ranbu: Hanamaru ~Setsugetsuka~ Animated Movie Trilogy Teaser Reveals Opening Dates and Personnel – Up News Info
The official site of the Toku Touken Ranbu: Hanamaru ~Setsugetsuka~ The Cinematic Trilogy released a new trailer for the trilogy on Friday. The teaser reveals the film’s release dates, and also reveals the trilogy crew.
The first movie “Yuki no Maki” (Snow Story) will open on May 20. The second film “Tsuki no Maki” (Moon Story) will open on July 8. The third film “Hana no Maki” (Flower Story) will open on September 1. Each film will have a different director. Takashi Naoya will come back from Touken Ranbu: Hanamaru to direct “Yuki no Maki”. Tomoaki Koshida returns from Zoku Touken Ranbu: Hanamaru. to direct “Tsuki no Maki”. Sumie Noro will perform “Hana no Maki”.
Doga Kobo produced the first film. Yuki Nekotawho wrote the screenplays for the show’s second season, is also returning as the screenwriter for the first film. Junichiro Taniguchi returns as a character designer.
Mitsue Mori and Eriko Iida are the sub-character designers. Hiyori Denforword Akishino and Eri Nakajima are the designers of Touken, and the former is also an accessory designer alongside Tamami Izawa and Kazumi Ono. Takeshi Takahashi returns for the mise en art, while Yukari Yasuda returns as artistic director. Yuki Itō is the key color artist. Takehiro Go returns from the second season as compositing cinematographer, and Kentaro Tsubone also returns as an editor. Fumiyuki Go returns as sound director, while Katsuhiro Nakano is in charge of sound effects. Kenji Kawaii compose the music again.
The trilogy will feature Touken Danshi’s new character Yamanbagiri Chōgi, voiced by Kengo Takanashi:
the Touken Ranbu “sword personification training game” takes famous swords from Japanese history and interprets them as bishonen. Nitroplus designed the characters and the storyline. The game was launched in Japan in January 2015.
the franchise inspired the Katsugeki: Touken Ranbu TV anime series and an upcoming anime movie, as well as the Touken Ranbu: Hanamaru the two spin-off animated series, an upcoming animated film trilogy, and a compilation animated film. the franchise also inspired two live-action films, a series of musicals and a series of plays, as well as various manga.
Johren posted the original Touken Ranbu browser game in English in April 2021, and released the smartphone version of the game in August 2021.
KOEI Techmo Games’ Touken Ranbu Warriors game launched in Japan for PC and Switch on February 17, and will launch for Switch in North America on May 24.