Attack on Titan is releasing this new year again, not as an anime but as a musical instead! Yes, you heard it right. Attack on Titan Musical is a musical adaptation of the original series, and its production and cast are amazing. The project is another addition to the Attack of Titan community. The anime series will release the last few episodes in 2023 before it comes to a finish. The musical combines itself with technology and a traditional stage show. The musical brings along with it a lot to expect. So, here are all the details that you need to know.
Attack on Titan Musical is not the first attempt at its musical adaptation. A 2017 adaptation was also underway. However, due to tragic instances, it was later canceled. The anime will also be coming to an end this year. However, fans can also continue supporting their favorite series by checking out the musical adaptation. The reception of the musical was also fairly positive. However, fans and other audiences hoped for the production to be slightly more careful. So, keep reading to find out more about the adaptation.
Attack On Titan Musical: Official Announcement
Hit anime series and favorite fan Attack on Titan released a musical adaptation this year after being canceled in 2017. A promotional video has also been released for fans to check out. Go Ueki is directing the musical. Moreover, the musical follows the script by Masafumi Hata. Ken The 390, a Japanese rapper and R&B artist, is also the music director for the musical adaptation.
The musical cast features Kurumu Okamiya as Eren Jaeger and Sara Takatsuki as Mikasa Ackerman. Additional cast members include Eito Konishi as Armin Arlert and Ryo Matsuda as Levi. Fans can also catch a glimpse into the musical through the Twitter posts of the cast members. Apart from this, no trailer or title has been released in the public domain. This section will get updates as soon as there is more on the same.
What Is The Musical About?
The musical is an adaptation of the anime series. Despite all the singing and dancing in its performances, the musical strongly focuses on the original plot of the series. It revolves around man-eating giants known as Titans, who reduce the human population. The survivors build three walls to protect themselves until they realize they are trapped in a birdcage. Eren Yeager promises to destroy all the titans. The series focuses on his journey with his friends and fellow troop mates to bring an end to the Titans.
Attack On Titan Musical: Release Date
The musical adaptation recently launched on January 7, 2023, in Osaka. The show plans to continue until the end of January, and its final performances will take place in Tokyo. Some clips and trailers of the musical might hit the screens in the coming weeks. We will be sure to update this section as soon as there is more detail on this. Are you looking forward to watching the musical? Share your thoughts in the comments down below. Stay updated with The Anime Daily for more updates and announcements.