It has been decided that the new version of the popular anime City Hunter, City Hunter the Movie, will be released in 2023. At the same time, information on the main cast has also been released, with Akira Kamiya as Ryo Saeba, Kazue Ikura as Kaori Makimura, Shunsui Ichiryusai as Saeko Nogami, Tessho Genda as the main character of Umibo, and Mami Koyama as Miki.
Familiar voice actors will continue to cast. A key visual drawn by the original author, Tsukasa Hojo, has also been released, depicting Saeba standing dignifiedly in her familiar outfit with the night view of Shinjuku in Tokyo in the background. There are two catchphrases, The Final Chapter Begins. It is finished with the content to let you. How will he put an end to his past?
Heading to the final chapter of City Hunter, the story unfolds as it progresses to the final battle on a scale never seen before. In addition, at Jump Festa 2023 to be held at Makuhari Messe, Chiba from the 17th to the 18th, the ban on the first key visual drawn by Tsukasa Hojo -The Final Chapter Begins.- specification was lifted this time. A movie ticket card with a diorama acrylic stand will be sold.
City Hunter is based on Tsukasa Hojo’s 1985 manga of the same name, which was serialized in Weekly Shonen Jump. The main character Ryo Saeba (CV: Akira Kamiya) and his partner Kaori Makimura (CV: Kazue Ikura), who receive various requests and fight evil that cannot be judged by law, are the main characters in Shinjuku.
A story that is sometimes hard-boiled and sometimes comedic. The TV animation was broadcast from 1987, and then the movie version was released. Released in February 2019 for the first time in 20 years, the theatrical version of City Hunter: Shinjuku Private Eyes was a hit with box office revenue of over 1.5 billion yen.
Source: Anime News Network