Girls & Panzer Film Sells Over 1 Million Tickets
posted on by Karen Ressler
The official blog for the Girls und Panzer anime franchise announced on Thursday that the Girls und Panzer film has sold 1,000,794 tickets for a total of 1,598,142,934 yen (about US$14,162,000) as of March 15. The film has been in theaters for 17 weeks.
The film opened in Japan last November, and it ranked #38 in the top 39 highest grossing Japanese domestic films of 2015 (tied with Grasshopper). The film began screening in 4DX starting on February 20.
The film will ship on DVD and Blu-ray Disc on May 27, and the release will come with a new OVA that will take place after the events of the movie, as well as an episode of the "Akiyama Yukari no Sensha Kōza" (Yukari Akiyama's Tank Lecture) shorts. Bandai Visual streamed a commercial for the home video release last month.