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Attack on Titan’s Live-Action Film Unveils New Poster and Trailer

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The official website for the live-action film adaptation of Hajime Isayama’s Shingeki no Kyojin (Attack on Titan) released a new trailer for the upcoming movies this year! The first movie will premiere on August 01, while the second part, called “Attack on Titan: End of the World”, will open in cinemas on September 19. The website also teased the fans with a new poster for the film which stars Haruma Miura (Eren Yeager), Mizuhara Kiko (Mikasa Ackerman) and Hongo Kanata (Armin Arlert). Aside from the original characters in the manga, new characters will also be included in the films. Yuusuke Watanabe and Tomohiro Machiyama are working on the scripts together with the supervision of Hajime Isayama. Shinji Higuchi, on the other hand, is directing the two-part live-action movies.

Hajime Isayama’s Attack on Titan started its serialization in Kodansha’s Bessatsu Shōnen Magazine in 2009. It also spawned a 25-episode anime adaptation which was aired in 2013, and a second season is scheduled to broadcast next year. “Attack on Titan the Movie: Part 1: Crimson Bow and Arrow“, the first of the two-part anime films, was also released in November 2014, while the second installment, Attack on Titan Part II: Wings of Freedom will come out in June this year.

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Character Visuals for the Live-Action Film Adaptation of “Shingeki no Kyojin” Get Unveiled

Fans have been eagerly waiting for news and updates about the upcoming live-action movie adaptation of Hajime Isayama’s Shingeki no Kyojin (Attack on Titan). It was announced before that the widely-known manga is going to premiere a two-part movie next year. Yuusuke Watanabe and Tomohiro Machiyama are working on the scripts together with the supervision of Hajime Isayama. Shinji Higuchi, on the other hand, is the director of the movies.

The actors and their roles in the films have also just been revealed. Haruma Miura takes the lead as Eren Yeager, while Mizuhara Kiko and Hongo Kanata are Mikasa Ackerman and Armin Arlert, respectively. Jean Kirstein, Sasha Blouse and Hanji Zoe are played by Miura Takahiro, Sakuraba Nanami and Ishihara Satomi.

Haruma Miura as Eren Yeager (C)諫山創/講談社 (C)映画「進撃の巨人」製作委員会

Mizuhara Kiko as Mikasa Ackerman (C)諫山創/講談社 (C)映画「進撃の巨人」製作委員会

Hongo Kanata as Armin Arlert (C)諫山創/講談社 (C)映画「進撃の巨人」製作委員会

Miura Takahiro as Jean Kirstein (C)諫山創/講談社 (C)映画「進撃の巨人」製作委員会

Sakuraba Nanami as Sasha Blouse (C)諫山創/講談社 (C)映画「進撃の巨人」製作委員会

Ishihara Satomi as Hanji Zoe (C)諫山創/講談社 (C)映画「進撃の巨人」製作委員会

Original characters are also introduced and added for the film version.

Hasegawa Hiroki plays an original film character named Shikishima who is said to be ‘humanity’s strongest’.

Matsuo Satoru also plays an original character named Sannagi

Watanabe Shu as Fukushi

Ayame Misaki as Hiana

Takeda Rina as Riru/Lil

Pierre Taki as Souda

Kunimura Jun as Kubaru/Kubal

(Sources: eiga.com/news/eiga.com/news)

Official Website: shingeki-seyo.com

Attack on Titan the Movie: Part 1: Crimson Bow and Arrow Releases a Trailer

Following the immense popularity of Shingeki no Kyojin, Pony Canyon will be releasing a two-part movie of the said series, with the first one slated to be released in Japan this coming November 22! Entitled “Attack on Titan the Movie: Part 1: Crimson Bow and Arrow “, the film will just basically be a full-length compilation movie of the anime series. Its first 13 episodes which were aired last year will comprise the main story of the first film, which will then be followed by the second installment, Attack on Titan Part II: Wings of Freedom that is scheduled in 2015. The teaser for the first movie was already released, and for those who haven’t watched the anime yet, this will surely be a treat for them!

Attack on Titan revolves around Eren Yeager as he fights alongside his friend, Armin Arlert and his adoptive sister, Mikasa Ackerman against the gigantic humanoids called Titans who devoured his mother. Seeking revenge for the death of his mom, Eren enlists in the military to train himself to combat the cannibalistic giants. Together with his comrades, he must unveil the secrets that surround him and the other characters in the story and stop the Titans from wreaking havoc in their country.