Japan will have the chance to enjoy Cumberbatch’s performance as Doctor Strange on January 27, three months after the UK and US release.
To keep the hype alive and the promotions active, Kodansha’s Weekly Shounen Magazine will publish a one-shot prequel manga titled Doctor Strange: Episode 0 in its 52nd issue to be released on November 22.
The manga was illustrated by Haruichi. The mangaka is better known for his award winning work, Prideback.
— コミックナタリー (@comic_natalie) November 7, 2016
Here is the trailer for the Japanese release of Doctor Strange.