It will not be lengthy earlier than considered one of anime’s subsequent huge movies goes stay. Should you didn’t know, this summer time will mark the discharge of Tokyo Revengers 2: Bloody Halloween. The long-awaited movie will comply with our gang by means of a brand new arc, however a latest actor scandal left followers not sure whether or not the sequel would go stay as deliberate. However now, now we have discovered Tokyo Revengers 2 just isn’t going anyplace anytime quickly.

Over on Twitter, the official web page for the Tokyo Revengers live-action movies posted an update for followers. It was there the crew confirmed the movie’s second half will nonetheless debut on June thirtieth. This update comes after star Kento Nagayama was arrested in Tokyo for drug possession.

“To all of those that have all the time supported us, after many discussions, now we have determined to launch half two of Tokyo Revengers: Bloody Halloween on Friday, June thirtieth as deliberate with none reshoots or enhancing. The primary half of Tokyo Revengers 2 will proceed to display in theaters,” the assertion reads.

“Now we have obtained so many phrases of encouragement for the reason that information broke on-line, and now we have been reminded as soon as once more that this film is really supported by many. Now we have come to the conclusion that that is what we will do in reposes to these voices,” it continues. “We are going to proceed to do what we will in an easy method. We hope you’ll come to the theater.”

For individuals who have no idea, Nagayama was arrested by police in Tokyo earlier this week after being charged with drug possession. The actor, who performs Baji within the live-action Tokyo Revengers movies, was reportedly discovered to have hashish on their individual. Although authorized in some elements of the world, Japan has strict legal guidelines in opposition to possessing and utilizing medication like hashish. Right now, Nagayama has been faraway from some gigs at NHK following this information, and this scandal prompted the anime fandom to fret over Tokyo Revengers.

Because it seems, the film will keep it up as deliberate and never delay its launch due to Nagayama’s arrest. Japanese followers will be capable of watch the second half of Tokyo Revengers 2 on the finish of June, and up to now, no plans have been introduced for the sequel’s world launch. As for the primary live-action film, you may take a look at the flick on Crunchyroll right away, and the movie’s official synopsis is beneath for individuals who need extra particulars on the mission:

“Watching the information, Hanagaki Takemichi learns his junior-high girlfriend Tachibana Hinata has died. A sudden shove sends him 12 years into the previous to face the Tokyo Manji Gang that after made his life hell, which can be chargeable for Hinata’s loss of life within the current. To save lots of Hinata and alter the longer term, Takemichi should rise to the highest of Kanto’s most sinister delinquent gang! However issues aren’t so easy when he befriends the gang’s chief, Mikey. What turned Mikey from a petulant little one to the chief of probably the most notorious gang in Tokyo?”

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