Touken Ranbu fans rejoice! This is because Toho Cinemas has unveiled several still images for the live-action film adaptation of the popular DMM and Nitroplus browser game! It reveals several scenes to expect in the film, as well as the cast in costume.

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Live-action Mars’ Saiji Yakumo is directing the film, while Attack on Titan anime’s Yasuko Kobayashi is writing the script. The staff previously announced the film’s cast, and they include a few cast members from the live-action stage play. It also features one seiyuu/Kamen Rider that many of us are familiar with.

  • Hiroki Suzuki as Mikazuki Munechika*
  • Yoshihiro Aramaki as Yamanbagiri Kunihiro*
  • Ryou Kitamura as Yagen Toushirou*
  • Masanari Wada as Heshikiri Hasebe*
  • Hiroaki Iwanaga (Berserk anime’s Guts) as Nihongou
  • Fuuma Sadamoto as Honebami Toushirou
  • Taizou Shiina as Fudou Yukimitsu *
  • Tomoki Hirose as Uguisu Maru

*  reprises role from the live-action stage plays

The film will premiere on 18 January 2019.

Source: Toho Cinemas