The Mainichi Shimbun’s Mantan Web web site reported on Sunday that Eiga Odd Taxi: In the Woods, the movie venture of the unique anime Odd Taxi, has earned 130 million yen (about US$1.01 million). The movie’s producer Daisuke Hiraga said the employees is steadily rising the variety of theaters which are screening the movie.

The movie opened in 34 theaters in Japan on April 1, rating at #10 and incomes 52 million yen (roughly US$4,23,685) in its first weekend.

The tv anime’s fundamental solid and employees returned. ASMIK Ace is distributing. Crunchyroll will stream the movie.

The movie is a “reconstruction” of the tv anime episodes, nevertheless it additionally depicts what occurs after the tv anime’s finale.

The anime premiered in Japan in April 2021 and aired for 13 episodes. Crunchyroll streamed the anime within the West.

The story follows Odokawa, an eccentric, reticent 41-year-old taxi driver who has no kinfolk and doesn’t have a lot to do with others. He does have conversations together with his clients, together with a school pupil who needs to go viral, a nurse hiding a secret, an unsuccessful comic, a avenue tough, and an up-and-coming idol. These conversations lead him to a woman who has disappeared.

Manga creator Kadzuya Konomoto (Seto Utsumi) wrote the anime. Baku Kinoshita directed the anime with Norio Nitta because the assistant director. Kinoshita and Hiromi Nakayama designed the characters. Kohei Yoshida was the recording director at Pony Canyon Enterprise. PUNPEE VaVa OMSB had been in command of the music, and Pony Canyon was in command of music manufacturing with collaboration by Summit, Inc. P.I.C.S. and OLM produced the anime. P.I.C.S. was additionally credited for the unique work and planning.

Source: Mainichi Shimbun’s Mantan Web