Yuki Yuna tops the mini theater ranking for the second time! After the first chapter came first in March, the second part topped the ranking this month! Yuki Yuna is a Hero: Sumi Washio Chapter 2 Tamashii was released on 15 April.
Two days after its release, it ranked third behind Detective Conan Crimson Love Letter and Crayon Shin-chan: Invasion!! Alien Shiriri. Also, in the same two-day period, the second chapter has surpassed the first chapter in terms of movie goers and box office revenue. The movie ticket cards for the third chapter, which went on sale on the release date of Chapter Two have sold 1.4 times the number of tickets.
The first season of the animeYuki Yuna is a Hero was broadcast on October 2014. The story is about three young girls who are a part of the hero club at their school, and they sacrifice themselves to protect their hometown in Shikoku.
Yuki Yuna is a Hero: Sumi Washio chapter is trilogy prequel to the anime series. Chapter 1 (Tomodachi) was released in March, Chapter 2 (Tamashii) is currently screening, and Chapter 3 (Yakusoku) will be released on 8 July 2017.
In the first chapter, the three main characters attend a training camp in order to fulfill their ‘duty’ and work hard to deepen their friendship. In Chapter 2, there is a sudden development that we will not spoil just yet. The shocking ending enlivens the timeline and on the day of release, the film was trending on Twitter.
Yuki Yuni is a Hero: Sumi Washio Chapter 2 Tamashii is currently screening at movie theaters, including Shinjuku Wald 9.
There is a special present for movie goers which changes on a three-week basis. The first round’s prize is a mini-novel by Aoi Akashiro, with illustrations by Takahiro Sakai. The novel will be distributed until Friday 21 April 2017.
The present of the second week, starting Saturday 22 April 2017, will be an illustration card featuring the original character design of Gin Minowa by BUNBUN.