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Anime Movie of Light Novel 'AURA Maryuin Koga Saigo no Tatakai' Confirmed

by dtshyk
Jun 30, 2012 4:55 PM | 46 Comments
According to Kinokuniya, Tanaka Romeo's light novel "AURA ~Mayuin Koga Saigo no Tatakai~" was announced to get a film adaptation. A trailer of the movie will be bundled with the first volume of Jinrui wa Suitai Shimashita Blu-ray.

AURA movie official website

Its manga adaptation by Hoshino Koichiro has been serialized in Monthly Shonen Sunday Super since this February.

Director: Kishi Seiji
Story Composition: Uezu Makoto
Script: Kumagai Jun (episode script of "Persona 4 The Animation")
Character Design: Morita Kazuaki
Production Studio: AIC A.S.T.A.

Sato Ichiro once called himself 'Maryuin Koga' and behaved as if he were a hero in a fantasy world (cf. Hououin Kyouma in Steins;Gate). His strange behavior caused his classmates to bully him and he left the school. At his new school, he tries to behave like a normal boy, but one day he meets a girl who cosplays with a blue cape. She calls herself "a researcher traveling from the outer world to search for the 'Dragon Terminal'". At first, Ichiro rejects the girl, Sato Ryoko, because her behavior reminds him of his embarrassing past, but he changes his mind after seeing her getting bullied. In order to bring Ryoko back to real life, Ichiro accepts her and his past and begins the final battle as Maryuin Koga.

The news was first leaked on Web Sunday last December, but the publisher had denied the information.

Source: Kinokuniya Forest Plus
Previous topic: [Retracted] Anime Movie of Light Novel 'AURA Maryuin Koga Saigo no Tatakai' Announced (Dec 2011)

Aura: Maryuuinkouga Saigo no Tatakai on MAL

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Chuunibyou? plus I really like the art, do want!

Jun 29, 2013 5:51 PM by NanachiGinaP

I like the art, I just hope it won't be a fanservice series.

Jun 29, 2013 2:41 AM by RoyLeer

The DVD release Sept 18 so I guess we have until then. Urghhhh oh well :) I hope this movie is great

Jun 28, 2013 9:50 PM by itachiis-dick

Looks exciting :)

Jun 28, 2013 9:44 PM by itachiis-dick

BD/DVD to be released on September 18th.

Jun 27, 2013 7:30 AM by symbv

Lol, this sounds exactly like Chuunibyou, doesn't it? So much that it's a bit embarassing.

Mar 30, 2013 10:44 AM by Alcoholicide

The movie website has been updated with new information such as new visuals and theater details. Theater release date starts from Apr 13th.

Mar 30, 2013 10:06 AM by symbv

theater release scheduled for spring 2013

Nov 6, 2012 7:21 PM by Nachtwandler_21

Waiting for another of Romeo Sensei's works :)

Sep 30, 2012 8:22 AM by sidvanhalen

An ice cream for moar Romeo Tanaka adaptation.

He and Seiji Kishi seems like going to be a promising duo. Also, this seems like an upcoming Chuunibyou, only written by Romeo. Will watch for sure.

Aug 23, 2012 1:04 PM by zeroyuki92

I seriously don't care about the synopsis. Even if I thought it was uninteresting (what I don't), I'd watch this anyway if it's from the author of Jinrui wa Suitai Shimashita.

Jul 4, 2012 11:13 PM by hontobaka

Hmmm.......might watch.

Jul 3, 2012 7:25 AM by Dreadnaught_500

i will watch this movie but i'll pass on this anime Jinrui wa Suitai Shimashita

Jul 2, 2012 7:24 AM by Mr_Gutts

BigSimo said:
jmal said:
BigSimo said:
"In order to bring Ryoko back to real life" wtf?!??! is the synopsis a plot hole in itself or something??

Just slightly awkward wording. I assume "real life" means normal "bringing her back to reality", i.e. out of what he thinks are just her fantasies/delusions.

whoops i actually didn't notice the word 'real' and thought it was bringing her back to life. still, awkward wording indeed

Perhaps it's just a mistranslation.

Jul 1, 2012 9:23 PM by dante119

Wait, this was written by Romeo Tanaka?

I'm definitely giving this a try.

Jul 1, 2012 3:12 PM by ChaosBeing

This sounds really dumb.

Jul 1, 2012 2:06 PM by DraconisMarch

Kind of interesting.

Jul 1, 2012 10:36 AM by tsubasalover

Sounds interesting :3

Jul 1, 2012 4:52 AM by Chibi-Alice

The plot's sounding somewhat weird just from reading it now but I guess the real thing might be a worthwhile sight. Won't do any harm to check it out once it's been released.

Jul 1, 2012 4:49 AM by Rachmaninow

Looks interesting *___*

Jul 1, 2012 4:30 AM by Misaola

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