Uta no Prince-sama Anime Film Reveals Title, Visual, 2019 Debut
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Broccoli opened a website on Sunday to reveal the title and 2019 debut date for the upcoming planned anime film in the Uta no Prince Sama anime franchise. The film's title is Uta no Prince Sama Maji Love Kingdom. The website also features a new visual.
The in-franchise idol unit ST☆RISH will release a single on February 14 for a song that will be featured in the film. A similar single for QUARTET NIGHT for a song that will be featured in the film will ship in summer 2018, and single for HE★VENS for a song that will be featured in the film will ship in fall 2018.
Uta no Prince-sama - Maji Love 1000%, the first anime season adapting Broccoli's dating simulation video game for female players, premiered in Japan in July 2011. In the first season of the slapstick romantic comedy, the female protagonist goes to a school for the performing arts with young men who are budding idols. The subsequent seasons followed seven of the young men after they form the idol group ST☆RISH.
Niconico streamed the first series outside of Japan as it aired. The 13-episode second season, Uta no Prince-sama - Maji Love 2000%, premiered in Japan in April 2013. Crunchyroll streamed the series as it aired. The 13-episode third season, Utano☆Princesama Revolutions, premiered in April 2015, and Crunchyroll streamed the series as it aired.
The 13-episode fourth season, Utano☆Princesama Legend Star, premiered in October 2016. Crunchyroll and The Anime Network both streamed the series as it aired. Sentai Filmworks has licensed the series and plans to release it on home video.
Thanks to Emi for the news tip.