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'City Hunter' New Anime Film Project Announced; Coming Spring 2019

The anime will be produced by Sunrise.

By Eknoorpreet Singh | March 19, 2018


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'City Hunter' will be receiving a new anime film project in Spring 2019. The project will be executed by Sunrise, the company which previously adapted the its manga into an anime in 1987. The film is set to release in 2019.

The trailer for the film was released by Aniplex:

Staff

General Director: Kenji Kodama

Script: Youichi Katou

Studio: Sunrise

Cast

Ryou Saeba - (CV: Akira Kamiya)

Kaori Makimura - (CV: Kazue Ikura)

Here is the synopsis of the original series from MAL:

Ryo Saeba works the streets of Tokyo as the City Hunter. He's a "sweeper" and with his sidekick Kaori Makimura, he keeps the city clean. People hire the City Hunter to solve their dangerous problems, which he does with a Colt Python. When Ryo's not working on a case, he's working on getting the ladies, and Kaori must keep him in check with her trusty 10 kg hammer.

Till date, the manga has been adapted into four animated television series, three television specials, two original video animations, an animated feature film, a live-action Hong Kong film starring Jackie Chan and a Korean live action TV drama.

Source : City Hunter, Twitter

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