2nd Peace Maker Kurogane Anime Film Previewed in Trailer
posted on by Crystalyn Hodgkins
The official website for the two-part anime film series based on Nanae Chrono's Peace Maker Kurogane manga revealed a trailer on Friday for the second film, Peacemaker Kurogane: Friend (Peacemaker Kurogane: Yūmei). The film will open in Japan on November 17.
The site also revealed that Jetzejohnson will perform the second film's theme song "Tsukanda Kage wo Hanasanu You ni" (In Order to Not Separate from the Captured Shadow). Jetzejohnson performed the theme song "Rust" for the first film.
Shigeru Kimiya (Hand Maid Mai OVA director, One Off chief director, Ryusei Sentai Musumet series director) is directing the films (Hiroshi Takeuchi was originally listed as directing the films, but he is no longer listed as working on the project). WHITE FOX is animating the film series. Eiji Umehara is writing the scripts, and Sayaka Koiso is designing the characters and serving as chief animation director.
The films star:
- Yuuki Kaji as Tetsunosuke Ichimura (as an adolescent)
- Yumiko Kobayashi as Tetsunosuke Ichimura (as a child)
- Takahiro Sakurai as Susumu Yamazaki
- Jouji Nakata as Toshizō Hijikata
- Mitsuki Saiga as Sōji Okita
- Yūji Ueda as Tatsunosuke Ichimura
- Kappei Yamaguchi as Shinpachi Nagakura
- Kousuke Toriumi as Heisuke Tōdō
- Kenji Nomura as Sanosuke Harada
- Takashi Matsuyama as Hajime Saitō
- Masami Iwasaki as Kai Shimada
- Takaya Hashi as Isami Kondō
- Mikako Takahashi as Saya
- Shinnosuke Tachibana as Suzu Yamatoya
The first film, Peacemaker Kurogane: Belief (Peacemaker Kurogane: Omou-michi), premiered in Japan on June 2.