The official website for the Gray Cherry Blossoms: Garo (Usuzumizakura -Garo-) film has updated with details about the film. First, the cast for the film was revealed. The cast includes: Masei Nakayama: Raikou Romi Park: Seimei Akiko Yajima: Kintoki Kenyuu Horiuchi: Fujiwarano Michinaga Daisuke Namikawa: Fujiwarano Yasusuke Katsuhito Nomura: Fujiwarano Yorinobu Mayu Udono: Inari Jouji Nakata: Tenko Tomokazu Seki: Takeru Next, the production team for the film was announced. The staff includes: Keita Amemiya: Original Work Satoshi Nishimura: Director Yasuko Kobayashi: Script Writer Masakura Katsura: Character Designer Ai Yokoyama, Masao Ebihara: AnimationRead More
Recently details for the Sword Gai: The Animation anime series has been revealed. The Sword Gai: The Animation is an anime adaption of the Sword Gai manga series by Toshiki Inoue and illustrated by Keita Amemiya. The manga depicts a young hero who merges with a demonic sword to help slay his foes. Sword Gai: The Animation will be available worldwide on Netflix in Spring 2018. Netflix provided a synopsis for the series. A weapon that has drawn the blood of countless victims becomes legend, and at times takes on a life of its own. When such a weapon’sRead More
Premium Bandai has updated their website with an official pre-order page for S.H.Figuarts Shinkocchu Seihou Golden Knight Garo (Saejima Kouga). For those who are unaware the figure is based on the first incarnation of Garo in the original 2005 Tokusatsu series. The figure includes: Exchangeable wrists (LeftX3, RightX3) Garo Ken Sheath Stored sword sheath Pre-orders for the figure are currently open and the item will be released in June 2018 priced at 9,990 Yen. Those who are interested should contact your middleman more details.
Section23 Films has recently announced that they have licensed the Garo: Kiba -The Dark Knight! (Kiba ~ Ankoku Kishi Gaiden ~) v-cinema, which is set to release on Blu-ray on February 20. Kraken Releasing provided a synopsis for the special. He was born the child of a Makai Knight and a Makai Priestess. He trained to become a Makai Knight and fight the nightmarish creatures known as Horrors. Everything changed when the forces of evil intervened and stole everything he loved, the man who was once named Barago turned to a darker path. LearningRead More
The official Garo Project Youtube channel has updated with a teaser trailer for Garo: Divine Fang (GARO: Kami no Kiba). The film is the latest project for the Garo franchise that will be released in Japanese theaters on January 6, 2018. Garo: Divine Fang will be directed and written by franchise creator, Keita Amemiya. The cast includes: Miki Nanri – Rian Sakina Kuwae – Ryūme Miyavi Matsunoi – Amily Tomohito Wakizaki – Daigo Akizuki Moka Komatsu – Haruna Shigeru Izumiya – D Ringo Momoko Kuroki – Yukihime The film’s theme song is titled, “Kaminokiba – The Fang of theRead More
Recently Section23 Films released a press release that features their releases throughout the month of October. One of the highlights is that the first Blu-ray volume for the Garo live-action series will be releasing during that period. Garo Collection 1, as it is titled will be sold at the MSRP of $39.98. For those who are unaware the series will still be published by Kraken Releasing, but distributed by Section 23 Films. GARO TV COLLECTION 1 BLU-RAY Published by: Kraken Releasing Distributed by: Section23 Films Run Time: 325 min. Street Date: 10/17/2017 Format: BD Language: Japanese with English Subtitles SRP:Read More
Keita Amemiya, creator of the Garo franchise, has recently announced that three new Garo productions are currently in the works. Two productions will be live-action while the third will be a new anime series. The first project will be called Divine Fang (Kami no Kiba). While there isn’t much known about this project, the kanji implies that Jinga (Masahiro Inoue), Gold Storm Sho’s main villain, will be featured. The second project will be called The Moonlight Traveler (Gekkou no Tabibito). Once again not much is known about this project. Lastly, a third project is in the works, which willRead More
It was recently announced that Monsterama that Kraken Releasing has licensed the original Garo tokusatsu series in North America. The series is planned to be released in 2017 and they are also looking to release further installments of Garo. Kraken Releasing provided a description for the series. For thousands of years, mankind has been under attack by an ancient race of demons, nightmarish creatures that feed off the darkness in men’s souls and enter our world seeking bodies to possess. Against these Horrors, the human race has just one hope: the enchanted weapons and armor of the Makai Knights, a secretRead More