It was announced on the website “Shueisha Online” on the 19th that the popular manga “Golden Kamuy” will be made into a live-action movie.
It was also announced in the band of the 29th volume of the “Golden Kamuy” comic released today. On the same site, “Since we are still only announcing the” live-action movie decision “, we are looking forward to the follow-up news such as the release time and the casting team.” I’m telling you.
The series, which began serializing in “Weekly Young Jump” in August 2014, was set in Hokkaido during the Meiji era and was the source of the Russo-Japanese War’s deadline to obtain the large amount of money left by the Ainu. A story about Saichi Sugimoto, a military man who works with Ainu’s beautiful girl Ashiripa and dreams of getting rich.
So far, TV animation has been broadcast three times (1st term April-June 2018, 2nd term October-December of the same year, 3rd term October-December 2020 * 4th term will be published from October), “Manga In addition to receiving numerous manga awards such as “Grand Prize 2016”, it was adopted as a key visual at the manga exhibition “The Citi exhibition Manga” held at the British Museum in London, England in May 2019. It has become.
With 29 new comics released on the 19th, the cumulative total of the series has exceeded 19 million copies, and 30 volumes and 31 volumes are scheduled to be published continuously in June and July. In addition, the final episode will be published in the same magazine released on the 28th.