The brand new and improved reboot of Fruits Basket might need come to its conclusion final yr, however followers of the enduring romance collection are being given a possibility to tie on final bow across the saga with Fruits Basket -prelude-, a characteristic movie coming solely to cinemas in the UK on twentieth July 2022. Crunchyroll famous that solely the English-language dub will probably be proven in the UK, and clarified with Anime UK Information that there are not any plans for English-subtitled screenings.
The movie serves as an prolonged compilation of the 2019 collection, which additionally features a new prequel story about Tohru’s mother and father, in addition to a model new epilogue story written by the manga’s unique creator Natsuki Takaya. Crunchyroll describes the movie’s story as follows:
Earlier than there was Tohru and Kyo – there was Katsuya and Kyoko. Uncover the turbulent starting of Tohru’s mother’s darkish previous, and the person who breathed new hope into her. Watch the evolution of their love story and the beginning of the Honda household, as this chapter completes the total adaptation of the heartwarming Fruits Basket story.
The movie sees the return of expertise from the 2019 tv collection, with Yoshihide Ibata directing the collection at TMS Leisure, with a screenplay by Taku Kishimoto and character designs by Masaru Shindo. The English dub voice forged from the collection are additionally reprising their roles for the brand new movie:
Kyoko Honda – Lydia Mackay (Boa Hancock in One Piece: Stampede)
Katsuya Honda – J. Michael Tatum (Tenya Ida in My Hero Academia)
Tohru Honda – Laura Bailey (Fullmetal Alchemist‘s Lust)
Kyo Soma – Jerry Jewell (Yuri!!! on Ice‘S Viktor Nikiforov)
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