Detective Conan: The Fist of Blue Sapphire will be the latest animated film for the Detective Conan franchise. And to help promote the team, they’re teaming up with an unlikely partner… Fist of the North Star! They even released a special collaboration trailer narrated by Kenshiro himself, Akira Kamiya:
The film’s official twitter page also released a new illustration from Gosho Aoyama himself. It features Kenshiro facing off with Detective Conan’s Makoto Kyogoku. I wonder who’s gonna win that battle, huh? They also released a behind-the-scenes video for the making of the illustration as well.
Meanwhile, the new Detective Conan: Fist of the Blue Sapphire anime film is confirmed to hit Southeast Asia! Odex will be bringing the film to the region, and it is set right here in Singapore! In fact, you can check out several stills from the film which show off the film’s Singapore setting here: https://sojapan.jp/2019/02/detective-conan-movie-schedule-for-sea/
From ODEX, the schedule for the movie’s release in the various asian markets are,
• Singapore – early Jun 2019
• Malaysia – late Jun 2019
• Indoneisa – mid Jun 2019
• Philippines – mid July 2019
Do take note that the above dates are estimated scheduled releases and not a confirmation.