It has been a while for the reason that Elric Brothers hit the display of their animated iterations, because the Fullmetal Alchemist anime has been absent for years. With a trilogy of live-action movies not too long ago launched in Japan, after which subsequently making their approach to North America, the alchemists that had been created by mangaka Hiromu Arakawa are as soon as once more hitting the “actual world”. A brand new Fullmetal Alchemist stage play has been introduced that may as soon as once more re-tell the wild story of Edward and Alphonse Elric.

Fullmetal Alchemist continues to be thought-about to this present day one of many greatest anime franchises on the earth and for good cause. The story of the Elric Brothers and their quest in saving themselves from an alchemy experiment gone awry requested some hard-hitting questions when it got here to the world at giant. For this upcoming stage play, which can open subsequent yr in Japan, this can really be the second live-action play that has targeted on Hiromu Arakawa’s world of alchemy. A number of the unique actors from the primary run can be making a comeback, together with actors Yohei Isshiki and Ryota Hirono who portrayed Edward Elric initially. In Japan, stage performs will typically cast two actors to play one function in some performs, and Fullmetal Alchemist isn’t any completely different.

Fullmetal Alchemist Returns

An Official Twitter Account for the upcoming stage play confirmed that the story of the Elric Brothers was as soon as once more hitting the stage in 2024. The Fullmetal Alchemist efficiency will not simply see some actors making a comeback, however will even function the reutnr of the director of the primary play. Sachiko Ishimaru will direct the string of performances in 2024 whereas additionally penning the script.

Whereas a Fullmetal Alchemist sequel and/or spin-off hasn’t been confirmed, the creator of the legendary anime franchise has been preserving busy. Hiromu Arakawa is presently engaged on a brand new manga collection titled “Daemons of The Shadow Realm”, that not too long ago made its means from Japan to North America. This manga has but to substantiate that it’s going to obtain an anime adaptation although it would not come as a shock if we sooner or later see the Daemons hit the small display.

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