News 7 Blades' Hayashi Makes Live-Action Soul Reviver Short
posted on 2013-12-29 20:00 EST
The 100-second teaser version of the live-action promotional movie for the Soul Reviver manga by Tohru Fujisawa (GTO) debuted on Wednesday, followed by the full nine-minute promotional movie on Friday. Kaizō Hayashi, the director of the Maiku Hama films and the creative director of the 7 Blades game, helmed the project with his Team Miroku staff.
In the manga, the dead can be brought back to life, if their souls can be restored before disappearing into the void. Between death and the void is the world of the dead, and two individuals — the former detective Ryūsuke Jin and the dead high school girl Clara Sekimachi — salvage souls in this realm.
Shogakukan promoted the third volume with a 3D CG short in April: