Sentai Filmworks introduced on Thursday that it’s going to display Revue Starlight The Movie, the brand new anime movie for the Shōjo Kageki Revue Starlight franchise, in North American theaters in June following an early premiere at the Anime Central conference in Rosemont, Illinois on May 20 at 8:00 p.m. The film will display in choose theaters on June 5 with an encore presentation on June 6. The firm streamed an English-subtitled trailer:

Sentai Filmworks Screens Revue Starlight Anime Film in June With Early May Premiere at Anime CentralSentai Filmworks describes the story:

Revue Starlight The Movie picks up quickly after the collection left off and opens the curtain a brand new, unique story set throughout Karen Aijo and Hikari Kagura’s third 12 months at Seisho Music Academy, a performing arts faculty for younger ladies who aspire to the heights of on-stage stardom. In the subsequent chapter of their theatrical lives, these younger ladies will face each other on the battlefield of the stage, the place music, dance and thrilling swordplay collide as an instance the wealthy emotional narratives of the movie’s protagonists.

The movie was beforehand slated to open in Japan in May 2021, however was delayed to June 2021 because of the state of the brand new coronavirus illness (COVID-19) and the ensuing non permanent closure of some theaters.

The Shōjo☆Kageki Revue Starlight Rondo Rondo Rondo compilation movie opened in August 2020. The movie was first slated to open in May 2020, however was postponed because of the unfold of COVID-19. The new movie continues the story of the compilation movie.

Bushiroad introduced the franchise in April 2017 with a stage musical and tv anime challenge. The musical Shōjo☆Kageki Revue Starlight The LIVE, billed as a “2.5 dimension musical and live concert,” ran in Tokyo in September 2017. The 12-episode tv anime collection premiered in July 2018. Sentai Filmworks streamed the collection on HIDIVE with English subtitles and an English dub. The franchise additionally impressed a brand new mini anime titled Shōjo☆Konto All Starlight (Girl Comedy Skit All Starlight), which premiered in July 2019.

Sora Goto and Kanata Nakamura launched Shōjo☆Kageki Revue Starlight Overture, the primary manga for the franchise, in Kadokawa‘s Dengeki G’s Comic journal in January 2018, and ended it in October 2018. The franchise additionally consists of the Butai Shōjo☆Kageki Revue Starlight ―The LIVE― SHOW MUST GO ON and Yonkoma Starlight manga.

Ateam’s Revue Starlight Re LIVE smartphone recreation launched worldwide in April 2019. A 3rd stage musical manufacturing was slated for July 2020, however was delayed to July 2021 as a result of COVID-19.

Source: Sentai Filmworks