• Sat. Nov 26th, 2022

Tsurune movie to premiere in summer 2022, New Years artwork to be released


A summer 2022 release window has been announced for the next Tsurune movie. The news arrived with a New Years illustration.

The film had already received a trailer and its 2022 release window in September 2021.

Image source: Tsurune Twitter

the Tsurune series premiered in 2018 and is based on the 2016-2018 two-volume light novel series by Kotoko Ayano. The anime was produced by Kyoto animation, while the light novels were released under KyoAni’s KA Esuma Bunko label.

Crunchyroll describes the series as:

When Narumiya Minato joins Kazemai Prefectural High School, he is quickly invited to join the archery club by the club’s advisor, Tommy-sensei. His childhood friends Takehaya Seiya and Yamanouchi Ryohei quickly agree to join us, but Minato is hesitant at first. Because Minato is the rare student with archery experience, Tommy-sensei orders him to demonstrate, which Minato does… except his arrow does not hit the target. It is revealed that Minato has developed a terrible dysfunction regarding archery.

the Tsurune the series was directed by Takuya Yamamura (Violet Evergarden: the movie unit director) in his early days as a director. Other core staff include Michiko Yokote (The Grand Jahy will not be defeated!) as the composer of the series, the late Yasuhiro Takemoto (Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid director) as supervisor, Nobuaki Maruki (Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid S) as chief animation director, and Miku Kadowaki (Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid S) as a character designer.

Meanwhile, the cast includes Yuuto uemura like Minato Narumiya, Aoi Ichikawa like Seiya Takehaya, Ryouta Suzuki like Ryōhei Yamanouchi, Shogo Yano like Nanao Kisaragi, Kaito Ishikawa like Kaito Onogi, Katsumi Suzuki like Tomio Morioka, Ayaka Nanase like Noa Shiragiku, You Taichi like Rika Seo, and Miyuri Shimabukuro like Yūna Hanazawa.

Source: Tsurune Twitter