The Mainichi Shimbun newspaper’s Mantan Web website revealed on Tuesday that the Fruits Basket -prelude- compilation movie has earned over 130 million yen (about US$1.12 million) in its first 18 days in theaters. The movie offered over 74,000 tickets in that point interval.

Theatergoers can obtain one in every of two postcards drawn by character designer Masaru Shindō, beginning on Friday at choose theaters. The postcards characteristic both Tohru with Kyō and Yuki as animals or Kyoko and Katsuya.

The movie opened in 25 theaters in Japan on February 18, and offered 20,000 tickets in its first two days to earn 33 million yen (about US$287,000). The movie topped the mini-theater rankings for the weekend of February 19-20.

The movie contains the Kyо̄ko to Katsuya no Monogatari (Kyо̄ko and Katsuya’s Story) anime that facilities on the backstory of Tohru’s dad and mom Kyoko and Katsuya, which the 2019-2021 sequence didn’t adapt. The movie additionally contains new scenes — written particularly for the movie by authentic manga creator Natsuki Takaya — depicting occasions from after the tv anime’s story. Additionally, filmgoers from February 18 to March 4 obtained a 20-page booklet with a 16-page epilogue manga story newly created by Takaya.

The 2019-2021 tv anime’s most important employees at TMS Entertainment and most important forged returned for the movie. Miyuki Sawashiro voices Kyoko Honda and Yoshimasa Hosoya voices Katsuya Honda. The Blu-ray Disc launch of the movie turned accessible on the identical day it opened in theaters.

Ōhashi Trio carried out the movie’s theme tune “Niji to Kaito” (Rainbow and Kite).

Source: Mainichi Shimbun’s Mantan Web