The long wait going on for years for the Knights of The Zodiac Live-Action Film has come to an end. The eyes of the anime fans were desperate to witness a glance at the upcoming live-action film. However, the wait is over, and the first look of the live-action film will appear before the fans in a couple of weeks. The recent outing confirmed that the whole staff of the live-action film is going to make a big reveal at a comic festival. However, the deep insight into the outing is discussed below in the article. But make sure to check about the source manga of the live-action before moving ahead!
The titular manga is from the times of the 1980s. Masami Kurumada had written and illustrated the legendary that came out on January 1, 1986. Shueisha made it appear in its Shonen Jump magazine. However, the English distribution of the manga went to the hands of Viz Media. Toei animation picked up the manga for its anime adaptation. It got an anime adaptation in the same year in which it got published. Let’s move ahead to the details of the recent revelation!
Knights of The Zodiac Live-Action: First Look To Appear Soon?
The organizers of the Comic-Con festival in San Diego made a revelation about Knights of The Zodiac Live-Action. They stated that a panel would appear before the fans of the upcoming live-action film on July 23, 2022. The panel will include guests from the live-action film, which will include the staff members and the film’s key cast. The guest list that was publically introduced included Tomasz Baginski, the director of the live-action film. It also included action choreographer Andy Cheng.
Matt Steucken and Josh Campbell are the screenwriters for the upcoming live-action film. Animation director Yoshi Ikezawa along with Diego Tinoco and Madison Iseman, will also attend the festival to make a revelation. Such a big gathering implies that the film will appear with a quite big announcement about the upcoming live-action film.
What Will Be The Story Of The Film?
The epic of the Zodiac Knights will start with the story of Seiya trying to get hold of a cloth. However, these clothes are not normal and belong to the warriors of Athena. But Seiya somehow manages to bring that cloth. However, things have changed as he returns to his village. He finds out that his sister is not present in the village and vanishes in her search. Seiya starts his search for his sister. But he could not find her without any lead. Then his master’s relative, Saori Kido, orders him to participate in a tournament.
Seiya must win the tournament and get the prestigious cloth of Sagittarius to get help from Saori. However, the tournament gets interruption, and Seiya has to chase the thief of the award cloth. The chase of his sister has now diverted to the chase of other dacoits. The story becomes more entangled as it moves toward its end. The story is of a hero who gave the ultimate sacrifice to prevent the gods and save the world.
Knights of The Zodiac Live-Action: Release Date
The release details of Knights of The Zodiac Live-Action are in the closet for now. The makers kept it in the box of production for five years. The makers are going to disclose some details about the upcoming live-action film. The Anime Daily will update this section as soon as any major detail pops out! Till then, make sure to visit other articles from The Anime Daily team to get hold of news from the anime world!