The employees for Gekijō-ban Utano☆Princesama♪ Maji Love ST☆RISH Tours, the upcoming movie within the Utano☆Princesama franchise, posted the movie’s teaser trailer on Wednesday. The teaser showcases the movie’s “live concert animation” sequences, notably one with the members in matching white captain’s uniforms:

The teaser’s description additionally lists extra most important employees member. Chika Nagaoka (Uta no Prince Sama Maji Love Kingdom, Detective Conan: The Fist of Blue Sapphire, Detective Conan: The Scarlet Bullet) is directing the anime, and Maki Fujioka (Uta no Prince Sama Maji Love Kingdom, ItaKiss, Wolf Girl & Black Prince) is adapting the unique character designs from the franchise‘s Chinatsu Kurahana (Aquarion Evol, Samurai Flamenco).

Hiroshi Nakajima (Uta no Prince Sama Maji Love Kingdom, Uta no Prince Sama Maji Love Kingdom, Brotherhood: Final Fantasy XV) is directing the CG, and Takeshi Ohkawa is serving as sub-CG director (InuYasha the Movie 4: Fire on the Mystic Island). Katsuyoshi Miyajima (Uta no Prince Sama Maji Love Kingdom, AKB0048 subsequent stage, Love Live! School idol challenge) is the character modeling director.

The movie — described as a part of a “new theatrical film series” — might be totally composed of live performance footage of the ST☆RISH idol group. Noriyasu Agematsu is as soon as once more credited as the unique creator with Broccoli. Elements Garden is composing the music, and A-1 Pictures is producing the movie. Shochiku is distributing the movie.

The returning solid contains:

  • Takuma Terashima as Otoya Ittoki
  • Kenichi Suzumura as Masato Hijirikawa
  • Kishō Taniyama as Natsuki Shinomiya
  • Mamoru Miyano as Tokiya Ichinose
  • Junichi Suwabe as Ren Jingūji
  • Hiro Shimono as Shō Kurusu
  • Kousuke Toriumi as Cecil Aijima

The movie will open in Japan on September 2.

The franchise will even have a one-hour tv anime particular that celebrates the tenth anniversary of the 2011 Uta no Prince-sama – Maji Love 1000% tv anime, in addition to the discharge of the movie.

Uta no Prince-sama – Maji Love 1000%, the primary anime season adapting Broccoli‘s courting simulation online game for feminine gamers, premiered in Japan in July 2011. In the primary season of the slapstick romantic comedy, the feminine protagonist goes to a faculty for the performing arts with younger males who’re budding idols. The subsequent seasons adopted seven of the younger males after they kind the idol group ST☆RISH. The 13-episode second season, Uta no Prince-sama – Maji Love 2000%, premiered in Japan in April 2013. The 13-episode third season, Utano☆Princesama Revolutions, premiered in April 2015. The 13-episode fourth season, Utano☆Princesama Legend Star, premiered in October 2016.

The Uta no Prince Sama Maji Love Kingdom movie then opened in Japan in June 2019. Sentai Filmworks, which licensed the earlier 4 tv anime seasons and the movie, describes the movie’s story:

What’s higher than a live performance by one in all your favourite singing teams? A live performance by three of your favourite singing teams, after all! That’s what fortunate followers get when three of the most well-liked vocal teams from the UTANO☆PRINCESAMA franchise all come collectively for a single epic movement image efficiency. Have you bought your tickets but? If you will have, come be a part of ST*RISH, QUARTET NIGHT, and HE*VENS as all of them take to the stage! It’s an epic battle of the bands the place there is not any battle and everybody wins in Utano Princesama Maji LOVE Kingdom!

Sources: Utano☆Princesama♪ Maji Love ST☆RISH Tours anime movie’s web site, Comic Natalie