Rurouni Kenshin live-action ‘final chapter’ films official website uncovered on Thursday that Kasumi Arimura will play the character Tomoe Yukishiro in the movies.
Tomoe Yukishiro was Kenshin‘s wife during his days as the professional killer Battōsai, and her story integrates with Kenshin’s notorious X-molded scar. Kenshin and Tomoe’s relationship was recently depicted in the Rurouni Kenshin: Trust and Betrayal OVA venture.
Riku Ōnishi is the main new cast part among the five primary cast individuals, supplanting Kaito Ōyagi as Yahiko Myojin.
Returning cast includes:
- Takeru Satoh as Kenshin Himura
- Emi Takei as Kaoru Kamiya
- Munetaka Aoki as Sanosuke Sagara
- Yū Aoi as Megumi Takani
- Yosuke Eguchi as Hajime Saitō
Mackenyu Arata will play foe Enishi Yukishiro in the movies. Enishi works a bootleg market arms organization on the Chinese territory, and controlled Shishio through the offer of weapons and a warship to him.
Rurouni Kenshin Saishūshō The Final film is scheduled to debut in Japan on July 3.
Rurouni Kenshin Saishūshō The Beginning is scheduled to debut in Japan on August 7.
The famous director Keishi Ōtomo is directing the films.
Rurouni Kenshin Saishūshō The Final will focus on the story from the manga’s Jinchū arc, which includes Kenshin’s contention with the secretive weapons seller Enishi.
Rurouni Kenshin Saishūshō The Beginning will recount to the tale of how Kenshin got his cross-molded scar.
Rurouni Kenshin: Meiji Swordsman Romantic Story, likewise referred to now and then as Samurai X in the TV appear, is a Japanese manga arrangement composed and showed by Nobuhiro Watsuki. The story starts during the eleventh year of the Meiji time frame in Japan (1878) and follows a previous professional killer from the Bakumatsu, known as Hitokiri Battosai. After his neutralize the bakufu, Hitokiri Battosai vanishes to become Himura Kenshin: a meandering swordsman who ensures the individuals of Japan with a pledge never to end another life. Watsuki composed the arrangement upon his craving to make a shōnen manga unique in relation to different ones that were distributed at that point, with Kenshin being a previous professional killer and the story accepting a progressively genuine tone as it proceeded. The manga rotates around topics of reparation, harmony, and sentiment.
Studio Gallop, Studio Deen and SPE Visual Works adjusted the manga into an anime arrangement which publicized in Japan from January 10, 1996 to September 8, 1998. Other than an animated element film, two arrangement of OVA’s were additionally delivered.
The Rurouni Kenshin manga has more than 72 million duplicates available for use starting at 2019, making it extraordinary compared to other selling manga arrangement, while its anime has positioned among the 100 most-watched arrangement in Japan on different occasions. The arrangement has gotten acclaim from different productions for manga, anime and other media, with both having gotten a decent reaction on the characters’ plans and chronicled setting.