At the Shinjuku Wald 9 premiere of Digimon Adventure tri. 2: Ketsui
on Saturday, it was announced that the third installment, Kokuhaku
), will open in Japanese theaters on September 24, 2016. According to seiyuu Junya Ikeda
, the story of Kokuhaku
will be more mellow compared to the lively second chapter.
An audience member uploaded to Weibo a snapshot of the theatrical poster for the third installment (pictured), which was teased at the premiere screenings. The poster features two of the main DigiDestined characters, Koushirou Izumi
and Takeru Takaishi
, and their partner Digimon.
Digimon Adventure tri.
was announced in 2014 at the franchise's 15th anniversary celebration. The first installment, Saikai
, opened in ten theaters last November and earned more than 230 million yen in the Japanese box office. The series features new character designs by Atsuya Uki
The Blu-ray and DVD of the second chapter will be released on April 2, 2016.
Source: Anime! Anime!
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