The movie version of King of Prism: Pride the Hero will be released across Japan on 10 June 2017. It has been decided that before the screening, a mini-drama will be played as a welcome movie. In total, there are twenty different patterns that change on a weekly basis by region and will cover the story of the production of the character songs.
King of Prism: Pride the Hero is a new work of King of Prism by PrettyRhythm which was released in January 2016. It is a story about aiming for the position of ‘Prism King’ in the Prism King Cup which takes place once every four years.
The mini-drama which was announced this time is linked to all five types of the unit project CD to be released on 24 May. King of Prism is about the ten Edel Rose student forming pairs and going to five different beaches to write songs. The first episode features all the units and the following six episodes all focus on one pair.
The first episode and the individual unit Episode 2 Combination Decision will be recorded on the national version of the unit project CD. Episode 3 Arrival, Episode 4 Writing Lyrics, Episode 5 Beach Live, and Episode 6 The Way Home will be screened in different regions across Japan and will change on a weekly basis. When you listen to all the episodes, you can enjoy the gradually changing relationships and the honest sides of the characters which are not depicted in the movie version.
The mini-drama was produced because, during the screening of the last movie, there were many fans who came to see it multiple times, so this time it was decided that there would be a gift for fans to enjoy something new every week. There are other admission bonuses being prepared, drawing a lot of attention from the fans.
Welcome movie (Mini drama) Screening regions
Hokkaido, Tohoku exclusive: Yukinojou & Leo
Kanto, Koushin’etsu region exclusive: Shin & Kakeru
Chubu, Tokaido region exclusive: Kouji & Minato
Kinki, Chugoku/Shikoku exclusive: Taiga & Kazuki
Kyushu, Okinawa exclusive: Hiro & Yuu
※It is possible that the mini-dramas will be aired without regional restrictions
King of Prism: Pride the Hero
Released: Saturday 10 June 2017
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