Rurouni Kenshin The Great Kyoto Fire Arc
Avid fans, brace yourselves for the second installment of Japan's blockbuster produced "Rurouni Kenshin" live action movie set to be release next year. The hit Japan live-action adaptation of the popular anime and manga, "Rurouni Kenshin" will receive not one but two installments covering the Kyota Arc.
The Rurouni Kenshin two-part sequel popularly promoted as "RUROUNI KENSHIN: THE GREAT KYOTO FIRE ARC" follows the Kyoto arc of Nobuhiro Watsuki's original manga. Its storyline revolves around Kenshin place in a circumstance that lead to a direct confrontation with the skilled swordsman who replaced him as the top assassin in the Ishin Shishi.
Watch the exclusive Rurouni Kenshin 2 teaser which lasted for 34 seconds. It was uploaded on the "Rurouni Kenshin" YouTube page on Dec. 20.
The video shows protagonist Kenshin Himura (Takeru Satoh) running on a rooftop in a burning village, as well as in various fight scenes and lastly antagonist Makoto Shishio (Tatsuya Fujiwara) has appeared in the last few seconds of the clip.
Lead actor Takeru Satoh reprises his role as Kenshin Himura and earlier this month, partial photos of the characters taking part in the live action films sequel were released on the "Rurouni Kenshin" . Tao Tsuchiya take the role of popular female ninja Misao Makimachi, Yusuki Iseya plays Oniwabanshu leader Aoshi Shinomori, while theMin Tanaka potrays group's elder member Kashiwazaki Nenji or Okina.
What do you think of this upcoming live-action sequel fans?
The screened in Japan in August 2012 has earned US$61.7 billion in the box office. Due to public demand it was shown in selected SM Cinemas in December last year.