New Live-Action RUROUNI KENSHIN Sequel Promotional Photos

New Live-Action RUROUNI KENSHIN Sequel Promotional Photos

WB Japan has just released a few new promotional photos for the two live-action Rurouni Kenshin sequels, Rurôuni Kenshin: The Great Kyôto Fire arc" and "Rurôuni Kenshin: The End of a Legend arc. The second film in the trilogy will be released in August and the third, in September.

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Next summer's live-action Rurouni Kenshin sequels, "Rurôni Kenshin: The Great Kyôto Fire arc" and "Rurôni Kenshin: The End of a Legend arc" will look to adapt the "Kyoto Arc" of the original manga from Nobuhiro Watsuki. Keishi Ōtomo returns to direct both feature films for Studio Swan. Takeru Satoh plays Kenshin Himura, Emi Takei returns as Kaoru Kamiya, Yusuke Iseya plays Aoshi Shinomori, Munetaka Aoki plays Sanosuke Sagara, Yuu Aoi co-stars as Megumi Takani, Ryunosuke Kamiki plays Sōjirō Seta, Yosuke Eguchi plays Hajime Saitō, Tatsuya Fujiwara plays Makoto Shishio, the venerable min Tanaka plays Nenji Kashiwazaki/Okina, Kazufumi Miyazawa plays Toshimichi Ōkubo, Yukiyoshi Ozawa plays Hirobumi Itō, Kaito Ōyagi plays Yahiko Myōjin, Maryjun Takahashi plays Yumi Komagata and Ryosuke Miura plays Chō Sawagejō. Watsuki's original manga began in 1994 and recently concluded its non-concurrent run this past June in Jump Square. Rurouni Kenshin: Kyoto Taika-hen (Rurouni Kenshin: The Great Kyoto Fire) will be released in Japan theaters this autumn, on August 1st. The third film, Rurouni Kenshin: Densetsu no Saigo-hen (Rurouni Kenshin: The End of a Legend) will be released just a month later, on September 13th.
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Mark Julian
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Filed Under "Anime & Manga" 3/10/2014 Source: WB Japan
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SuperCat - 3/10/2014, 4:43 AM
Looks like it may be worth seeing.

McGee - 3/10/2014, 4:53 AM

CorndogBurglar - 3/10/2014, 5:01 AM
I didn't see the first one, but i loved the Samurai X anime.

Was the first movie any good?
marvel72 - 3/10/2014, 5:21 AM
funny i watched the first one last night,fight scenes are superb,a couple of great villain designs,the acting & the music were decent as well. 4/5
TheVirgin - 3/10/2014, 6:04 AM
The first movie was underrated, brutal and freaking amazing!!! I cannot wait for the sequels!!
Ranger14 - 3/10/2014, 7:52 AM
COrnDogBurglar@ I thought the first film was excellent! Looking forward to this one!

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