The movie “Detective Conan: The Scarlet Bullet”, whose postponement had been announced, has been determined to first run in Apr. 2021. The handwritten message by Gosho Aoyama has also been published on the official Twitter, and here are some comments from fans; ” 'Got it.' I'm looking forward to it!”, and “How many years do you think I've been waiting on a stone for Shinichi and Ran-neechan to get together,? I could definitely wait for a year”.
“Detective Conan: The Scarlet Bullet” is the latest movie in the “Detective Conan” series, following the 23rd movie “Detective Conan: The Fist of Blue Sapphire”, which recorded the highest revenue in the series at 9.37 billion yen.
Originally, it was supposed to first run from Apr. 17, 2020, but it got postponed due to the spread of the novel coronavirus infection. And this time, the release date, long-awaited by the fans, has been announced to be in Apr. 2021, on the official website and Twitter.
The original writer, Aoyama Gosho, published a handwritten message on Twitter. He depicted the main character, Edogawa Conan and the key characters of the main story such as Akai Shuichi and Sera Masumi in the illustration.
In response to this announcement, the fans said on Twitter, ” 'Got it.' I'm looking forward to it!”, “I want to say “I finally met you” a year later”, “How many years do you think I've been waiting on a stone for Shinichi and Ran-neechan to get together, I could definitely wait for a year”, “Aoyama Gosho-san, thank you for the wonderful words! I was moved by this message”, and “ Oh my gosh! I'm gonna cry! Aoyama-san! Conan-kun! Akai-san! Sera-chan! It's gonna be all right! Your fans will always be waiting!”
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