The Concierge Anime Film is a new upcoming fantasy anime film that is set to release in October 2023. Moreover, the series recently released a new trailer that revealed its opening theme song. The manga counterpart of the film was already finished in 2018, with a total of two volumes.
This series also recently won the Excellence Award at the Japan Media Arts Festival in 2022. Moreover, its manga fans had very high expectations from its first anime film adaptation. As a result, they wanted to know as much as possible information about the film before it premiered.
So let’s get straight to this informative news and find out everything we know so far about this anticipated anime film.
The Concierge Anime Film New Teaser and Release Date
On August 21, 2023, the officials had already revealed the release date of the film by releasing its first main trailer. According to their announcement, The Concierge Anime Film will premiere on October 20, 2023, in Japanese theaters.
However, they have not yet revealed the digital release date where the film will be released on streaming platforms for international viewers. On the other hand, the officials recently released a new teaser video for the film on September 10, 2023.
This teaser video was released on the Aniplex Youtube channel, where all the past promo videos for the film were released.
Theme Song, Cast And Staff of The Concierge Anime Film
While watching this newly released teaser video, you will also hear a brief preview of the theme song for the film. So, “Gift” is the theme song of The Concierge Anime Film that was performed by Myuk.
She is a popular Japanese singer-songwriter who performed theme songs for several popular series, such as Promised Neverland, Butareba, and Night Head 2041. On the other hand, the officials have already revealed some of the major cast and staff members of the film.
Here are the cast members:
- Natsumi Kawaida as Akino
- Ayumu Murase as the Barbary Lion
- Danshun Tatekawa as Laughing Owl (Husband)
- Eiji Yoshitomi as Maruki
- Emiri Suyama as a Female Barbary Lion
- Hiroki Nanami as the Male Peacock
Here are the staff members:
- Original creator: Tsuchika Nishimura
- Character Design: Chiyo Morita
- Director: Yoshimi Itazu
- Screenplay: Satomi Ooshima
- Music: Tofu Beats
- Art Director: Ichirou Tatsuta (Studio Fuga)
- Animation Director: Chiyo Morita
- Sound Director: Hiromi Kikuta
- Director of Photography: Hiroshi Tanaka
Moreover, the Concierge anime film will be produced by a very popular anime studio, Production IG.
What Will We Get to See in the Concierge Anime Film?
This film depicts the story of Akino, a human girl who worked at a Hokkyoku department store. She needs to strictly follow one rule to continue her job, which is to not say “no” to any customers. However, this store is quite unique because all the customers are animals.
Some of them are highly valued customers, such as mammoths, Japanese wolves, laughing owls, sea minks, etc. Now, it’s very interesting to see how Akino fulfills all the customer’s challenging requests. Moreover, she is continually monitored by the floor manager, who is always looking for a way to expel the staff.
That’s it for the post! We hope you found this informative news to be useful. Stay tuned with us for more of the latest anime and manga news.
Frequently Asked Questions:
Tsuchika Nishimura is the creator of the film, and he himself wrote and illustrated the manga counterpart of the series.
You can read this popular fantasy manga on Big Comic Zokan at Shogakukan. Moreover, this manga falls under the Seinen category and is especially created for young adult men.
Monster, Berserk, Dororo, Tatami Galaxy, Cowboy Bebop, and Vinland Saga are some of the best seinen anime to watch. You can watch these anime on several popular streaming platforms, such as Crunchyroll, Netflix, Funimation, Hulu, HiDive, and Amazon Prime Video.
Source: Official Website