The poster visual of the live-action movie “Rurouni Kenshin Final Chapter The Final / The Beginning” (will be released in Jul. 3, 2020 and Aug. 7, 2020) has been released. It has also been announced that Iseya Yusuke will act as Shinomori Aoshi, Tsuchiya Tao will act as Makimachi Misao, and ONE OK ROCK will be the theme song artist.
“Rurouni Kenshin Final Chapter The Final / The Beginning” is the latest film in the exceptionally “Rurouni Kenshin” series, which has a cumulative total of 12.5 billion JPY at the box office revenue and 9.8 million spectators.
This “Final Chapter'' is composed of two parts: “The Final”, which depicts the ultimate climax with enishi based on the last episode in the original work “Jinchu arc”, and “The Beginning” closing in on the <mystery of the cross wound> based on the “Trust & Betrayal arc”, which depicts Kenshin's past. “The Beginning”, which depicts the end of the Tokugawa period, is the end of the film series, but it is a story before the first work in chronological order.
The published poster visual is a piece that delivers the stories of all the characters are “complete”, as indicated by the tagline “Every story is complete.” Also, Miura Ryosuke, who will act as Sawagejou Chou, one of the “Ten Swords” under the strongest enemy, Shishio Makoto, has appeared too.
Furthermore, the additional cast members have been announced: Iseya Yusuke will continue his role of Shinomori Aoshi, the head of the “Kyoto Onmitsu Garden-keepers”, from “Kyoto Inferno arc / The Legend Ends arc”; and Tsuchiya Tao will act as Makimachi Misao from “Kyoto Onmitsu Garden-keepers”.
The movie “Rurouni Kenshin Final Chapter” “The Final” will start screening nationwide from Jul. 3, 2020, and “The Beginning” from Aug. 7th.
(C) Watsuki Nobuhiro / Shueisha (C) 2020 Movie “Rurouni Kenshin Final Chapter The Final / The Beginning” Production Committee