The official web page for the Touken Ranbu: The Musical stage play primarily based totally on the Touken Ranbu -Online- sport launched on Wednesday that the Miyagi performances of the Nikkari Aoe Solo Performance have been cancelled due to the earthquakes that occurred remaining week in Fukushima, Miyagi, and Iwate prefectures. The performances had been scheduled for March 26-27. Refunds shall be given to shoppers.
Following a safety inspection, the Natori City Cultural Center theater, the musical’s venue, shall be closed until May 27.
Hirofumi Araki performs Nikkari Aoe inside the musical.
An earthquake of magnitude 7.3 occurred off the coast of Fukushima prefecture in northern Japan on March 16 at 11:36 p.m. (10:36 a.m. EDT). Fukushima and Miyagi (the prefectures closest to the earthquake’s epicenter) issued a one-meter (about three-foot) tsunami warning. An earthquake of magnitude 5.6 occurred off the coast of Iwate Prefecture on March 18 at 11:25 p.m. (10:25 a.m. EDT).
The first part of the franchise‘s new 2.5D musical stage play The Tale of Soga is streaming with English subtitles on YouTube.
The musical ran in Aichi, Osaka, and Tokyo between January and March 2022. The new musical is the ninth inside the assortment.
Isamu Kayano directed the stage play produced by the Musical “Touken Ranbu” Production Committee.
The Japan Foundation describes the play:
「Touken Ranbu：The Musical “HIGEKIRI HIZAMARU DUO PERFORMANCE 2020 ～SOGA～”」 is a effectivity by Higekiri and Hizamaru. In Part 1, the musical,「The Tale of Soga」, which is known as actually one in all Japan’s 3 Largest Vendettas, was carried out. In Part 2, the dwell stay efficiency portion, the 2 sing an entire of 12 songs as well as to new songs written for solely this effectivity, and songs carried out on earlier Touken Ranbu: The Musical performances.
The Shinken Ranbu Matsuri 2022 enviornment tour will start in May 2022 and might run in Fukui, Aichi, Osaka, Miyagi, Fukuoka, and Tokyo. This is the first “Matsuri” tour to be held since 2018.
The Touken Ranbu “sword personification training game” takes well-known swords from Japanese historic previous and interprets them as bishōnen. Nitroplus designed the characters and state of affairs. The sport launched in Japan in January 2015.
The franchise has impressed the Katsugeki: Touken Ranbu television anime assortment and an upcoming anime film, as well as to the Touken Ranbu: Hanamaru spinoff’s two anime assortment, an upcoming anime film trilogy, and a compilation anime film. The franchise has moreover impressed two live-action motion pictures, a group of stage musicals and a group of stage performs, as well as to quite a few manga.
Johren launched the distinctive Touken Ranbu browser sport in English in April 2021, and launched the smartphone mannequin of the game in August 2021.
KOEI Tecmo Games’ Touken Ranbu Warriors sport launched in Japan for PC and Switch on February 17, and might launch for Switch in North America on May 24.
Sources: Touken Ranbu: The Musical’s website, Stage Natalie