Another brilliant piece of cinema that is coming to the bigger screens is Bungo Stray Dogs Beast Film. The movie is the first live-action film of the Bungo Stray Dogs franchise after three full-fledged seasons. Fans have been demanding the fourth installment for a long time now. However, instead, they got the high concept feature film. On Saturday, the makers released a trailer of the movie, which has taken the internet by storm. So, when will the movie release? What will be the plot? Here is all you need to know.
The Bungo Stray Dogs Beast is an original light novel series by author Shiwasu Hoshikawa. The manga has been up and running since December 2019. However, the anime adaptation has been premiere since 2016. Three seasons have already come out, and fans await the fourth one. Nevertheless, the movie will also do in the meantime for them.
Bungo Stray Dogs Beast Film: Plot Details & New Trailer Out!
Anime News Network shared the official synopsis of the upcoming film. According to it, the story of Bungo Stray Dogs Beast Film revolves around the hypothetical scenario of several what-ifs. The movie answers the question of what if Atsushi Nakajima was conditioned to become a Port Mafia. Moreover, it also delves into the possibility of Ryūnosuke Akutagawa being an Armed Detective Agency.
Much like the ongoing Marvel’s What If, the story captures many such scenarios where characters are born in different circumstances. The new trailer of the film beautifully sets the stage for the action to sink in. The detective adventures of Ryūnosuke Akutagawa will be explored brilliantly in the movie. So far, fans love the animation style and premise of the film. Their feedback on the movie is yet awaited.
Cast & Crew!
The cast of BSD is a colorful palette of talented voice actors. The team includes Masashi Taniguchi in the lead role of Sakunosuke Oda. Whereas, Teruma is playing the part of Doppo Kuniki. Ryōki Nagae is playing the role of Rampo Edogawa. Along with them, Kōsuke Kuwano is playing Junichirō Tanizaki. Hitoshi Horinouchi will be seen as Kenji Miyazawa. Lastly, fans will see Ao Hirakawa as Akiko Yosano and Akari Saitō as Naomi Tanizaki. Moreover, Koichi Sakamoto is going to be the director of the film. More crew members are yet to be credited.
Bungo Stray Dogs Beast Film: Release Date
Distributor Kadokawa has officially announced the release date of the movie. So, Bungo Stray Dogs Beast Film will open on January 7, 2022. For the time being, this opening date is restricted to the Japanese theatres only. The distributor might announce a western release date soon. Lastly, keep an eye on this corner to know more about the release.