News Dokidoki! Precure Film's TV Ad Previews Time-Travelling Plot
posted on 2013-07-07 02:50 EDT
A commercial began airing for Eiga Dokidoki! Precure Mana Kekkon!!? Mirai ni Tsunagu Kibō no Dress (Dokidoki! Precure the Movie: Mana's Getting Married!!? The Dress of Hope Linked to the Future) in Japan:
The story begins when the main lead, Mana Aida, inherits the same wedding dress that her mother and her grandmother wore. However, a mysterious man named Mashū appears and she is transported to the past. While she gets to see her beloved grandmother and dog Maro, her friends and magical girls Rikka and Arisu are missing as the future gets mixed up.
The cast of the five Cure magical girls from the ongoing television series are also in the film, and the staff features:
- Director: Naoyuki Itou
- Screenplay: Ryota Yamaguchi
- Character Design: Akira Takahashi/Ken Ueno
- Animation Director: Ken Ueno
- Art Setting: Ryuutarou Masuda
- Art Director: Takashi Kurahashi
- Color design: Tomoko Kohioki
- Production manager: Yasuhiko Nukaga
The film will open in theaters in Japan on October 26. Starting on July 13, people can buy advance tickets that come with a "stylish pouch" in pink or purple and a heart charm.