Wine has maintained its reputation as a sophisticated beverage for generations. It continues to reign supreme even now, and it has evolved into countless other forms. They call it “drops of God,” and that’s because it dates back to the time of the gods. An international team is working on an anime adaptation of the manga Drops of God. Which promises to be a highlight of the year for vino enthusiasts. Legendary Television now has a great chance to grow in Japan and France. Is today the day of the release? Find out when and where you can watch it. As well as who will be playing the roles in Drops of God Live-Action. What follows explains all of your concerns.
Drops of God was written by Yuko and Shin Kibayashi and illustrated by Shu Okimoto. Critics and wine lovers praised the first books in the series. Which were published from 2004 to 2014 for their well-developed characters and writing. As well as for their realistic portrayal of the wine industry and the culture surrounding it. However, The manga has been published in the fine dining and wine section of The New York Times. And some wine merchants and importers even claim that it has helped boost sales of the actual wines shown in the manga.
Drops Of God Live-Action: New Adaptation Announced!
As reported by Variety, Legendary Television, a part of Legendary Pictures, Dynamic Television, France Televisions, and Hulu Japan are adapting the popular manga series. French actress Fleur Geffier and Japanese actor/singer Tomohisa Yamashita will headline the series. With this new international production, the series is being turned into a movie for the second time. In 2009, Kazuya Kamenashi, of the band Gokusen, starred in a Japanese TV series adapted from the book.
What Is The Anime About?
Shizuku Kanzaki, a young Japanese man, travels to France after the death of his father, a well-known wine critic. He had a strained relationship with him, as depicted in the original manga. Upon his arrival, Shizuku discovers he must collect thirteen fresh bottles of wine. The last of which is called “The Drops of God,” in order to inherit his father’s huge estate.
Issei Tomine, a young wine reviewer and the prodigy of Shizuku’s adversary, stands in his way. Even though Shizuku is angry at his father and Tomine’s love of wine, he takes on the challenge and works hard to become an expert sommelier.
Drops of God Live-Action: Release Date
Kodansha’s Drops of God manga may be read in English scanlation form on Comixology. For Amazon Prime members, the series is also available for free on the Kindle app and devices. Moreover, in 2023, all eight parts of the series will be shown on TV. And online at the same time all over the world. The release date was not specified in the announcement. Apple TV+ will stream the anime. However, more information is yet to come out. At last, keep an eye on The Anime Daily to get all the updates right here.