New Evangelion Movie
Photo: Studio Khara

Evangelion: 3.0+1.0: Thrice Upon A Time, the last Evangelion film, has sold 5,423,475 tickets for about US$75.72 million as of Wednesday, its 59th day in the Japanese film industry.

The movie has outperformed the US$75.40 million income of 2016’s Shin Godzilla to turn into the most elevated acquiring movie by the worldwide famous director Hideaki Anno in Japan.

The film outperformed the homegrown income of Evangelion: 3.0 You Can (Not) Redo in its third week, which procured an aggregate of $67 million. The new film is currently the most elevated procuring film in the arrangement locally and universally, in spite of playing in just a single country up until this point.

The film premiered in 466 venues in Japan on March 8, and sold 33.6% a greater number of tickets for 45.1% more yen than the past Evangelion film during their individual initial seven days.

The film set a standard for most elevated IMAX profit on a first day of the season in Japan, with what could be compared to US$740,000 in IMAX tickets.


ALSO READ: 8 Anime Villains That Got A Lot Weaker With Time