Live animation film 'Uta no Prince-sama Maji Love ST☆RISH Tours' releases trailer for September 2022
The trailer features the members of ST☆RISH drawn as anime but performing as if it were a live concert for a realistic concert experience.
By: Nicole S. Castro on June 30, 2022 at 18:37 PHT
The Uta no Prince-sama multimedia franchise is getting a live animation film titled Uta no☆Prince-sama♪ Maji Love ST☆RISH Tours.
It is set to premiere in Japan on Sept. 2, 2022. As with the TV anime, the film will be animated by A-1 Pictures.
The trailer below features the members of ST☆RISH drawn as anime but performing as if it were a live concert to give a realistic concert experience (hence the term "live animation").
Uta no Prince-sama (Japanese: うたの☆プリンスさまっ♪, Romaji: Uta no☆Purinsu-sama♪) is a Japanese multimedia franchise by Broccoli. The original game of the same name was first released on the PlayStation Portable on June 24, 2010, and has spawned multiple sequels, rhythm game spin-offs, manga, stage plays, and anime films.
Season 1 of the TV anime adaptation by A-1 Pictures aired in 2011, titled Uta no Prince-sama: Maji Love 1000% (うたの☆プリンスさまっ♪ マジLOVE1000％). It has spanned four seasons, with the latest being Uta no Prince-sama: Maji Love Legend Star in 2016.
Otoya Ittoki (CV: Takuma Terashima)
Masato Hijirikawa (CV: Kenichi Suzumura)
Natsuki Shinomiya (CV: Kishō Taniyama)
Tokiya Ichinose (CV: Mamoru Miyano)
Ren Jinguji (CV: Junichi Suwabe)
Syo Kurusu (CV: Hiro Shimono)
Cecil Aijima (CV: Kohsuke Toriumi)
Original work: Noriyasu Agematsu, Broccoli
Director: Chika Nagaoka
Character concept: Chinatsu Kurahana
Character design: Maki Fujioka
CG director: Hiroshi Nakajima
Sub CG director: Takeshi Okawa
Character modeling director: Katsuyoshi Miyajima
Music: Elements Garden
Production: A-1 Pictures
Production: Uta☆Pri Movie ST Production Committee
NICOLE S. CASTRO
Nicole is based in the Philippines and works as a freelance Japanese Translator/Interpreter and copywriter (English). She is a JLPT N2 passer who watches anime to "study" for N1. She has a long career history on LinkedIn (with primary focus on media and translation), but her anime watchlist is much, much longer.