2nd Fate/stay Night: Heaven's Feel Film Earns 1 Billion Yen in 12 Days
posted on by Crystalyn Hodgkins
The official website for Fate/stay night: Heaven's Feel II. lost butterfly, the second film in the Fate/stay night: Heaven's Feel anime film trilogy, announced on Thursday that the film has sold 648,077 tickets and earned 1,015,675,321 yen (about US$9,255,626) as of Wednesday, 12 days after the film opened.
The film reached the 1 billion yen mark six days earlier than the first film in the trilogy, Fate/stay night: Heaven's Feel I. presage flower, when it opened in October 2017. Compared to the first film, the second film has sold 21% more tickets and has earned 23% more than the first film in its first six days.
The second film opened in 131 theaters in Japan on January 12 at the beginning of a three-day holiday weekend and ranked #1 in its opening weekend. Aniplex of America will screen the second film in theaters in the United States this year.
The first film opened at #1 at the Japanese box office by both attendance and box office earnings. The film sold a total of 980,000 tickets to earn 1.5 billion yen (about US$13.5 million).
Tomonori Sudou (Fate/stay night: Unlimited Blade Works, Fate/Zero animation director) is directing the films, and ufotable is animating the work. Yuki Kajiura (Fate/stay night: Unlimited Blade Works theme song composer, Fate/Zero music and theme song composer) is composing the music. Takahiro Miura is providing the storyboards. Aimer performed the first film's theme song.
The third film, Fate/stay night: Heaven's Feel III. spring song, will open in spring 2020.