Sentai Filmworks Acquires Rights to BanG Dream! FILM LIVE

Wednesday, August 26th, 2020

Support VenusBlood Hollow’s Kickstarter!

Look for us on OpenCritic!

Share this page

Great Physical Editions at Physicality Games!

Check out our friends across the pond at Visual-Novel.info

We are proudly a Play-Asia Partner

SUPPORT OPRAINFALL BY TURNING OFF ADBLOCK

Ads support the website by covering server and domain costs. We're just a group of gamers here, like you, doing what we love to do: playing video games and bringing y'all niche goodness. So, if you like what we do and want to help us out, make an exception by turning off AdBlock for our website. In return, we promise to keep intrusive ads, such as pop-ups, off oprainfall. Thanks, everyone!

By


BanG Dream! FILM LIVE | Key Visual

Sentai Filmworks has announced that they have acquired the rights to the Sanzigen-produced animated concert movie, BanG Dream! FILM LIVE. The film will have traditional screenings in select cinemas as well as virtual screenings for fans at home.

Sentai describes the film as follows:

The bands of BanG Dream!, including Poppin’Party, Roselia and other fan favorites, are back in action and they’re ready to rock the world in this feature length music-driven spectacle! Join the bands as they take to the stage and perform their greatest hits in this exciting, star-studded and dreamy musical experience. Be sure to fire up the light sticks and sing along in the ultimate celebration of the music of BanG Dream!

Trailer (from BanG Dream! JP YouTube Channel)

 

Five bands from the franchise make an appearance in the film: Poppin’Party, Afterglow, Pastel*Palettes, Roselia, and Hello, Happy World!.

The cast of each band is as follows:

Poppin’Party:

  • Aimi as Kasumi Toyama
  • Sae Otsuka as Tae Hanazono
  • Rimi Nishimoto as Rimi Ushigome
  • Ayaka Ohashi as Saaya Yamabuki
  • Ayasa Itou as Arisa Ichigaya

Afterglow:

  • Ayane Sakura as Ran Mitake
  • Sachika Misawa as Moca Aoba
  • Emiri Katou as Himari Uehara
  • Yoko Hikasa as Tomoe Udagawa
  • Hisako Kanemoto as Tsugumi Hazawa

Pastel*Palettes:

  • Ami Maeshima as Aya Maruyama
  • Ari Ozawa as Hina Hikawa
  • Sumire Uesaka as Chisato Shirasagi
  • Ikumi Nakagami as Maya Yamato
  • Sawako Hata as Eve Wakamiya

Roselia:

  • Aina Aiba as Yukina Minato
  • Haruka Kudou as Sayo Hikawa
  • Yuki Nakashima as Lisa Imai
  • Megu Sakuragawa as Ako Udagawa
  • Kanon Shizaki as Rinko Shirokane

Hello, Happy World!:

  • Miku Itou as Kokoro Tsurumaki
  • Azusa Tadokoro as Kaoru Seta
  • Yuri Yoshida as Hagumi Kitazawa
  • Moe Toyota as Kanon Matsubara
  • Tomoyo Kurosawa as Misaki Okusawa / Michelle

There is no announced release date for the film at this time.

About Patrick Aguda

Patrick is an avid fan of both video games and anime. He has been a fan of anime since his older sister introduced him to the genre when he was younger. He grew up watching shows such as Cardcaptor Sakura, Digimon Adventure, Gundam Wing, Dragon Ball Z, Tenchi Muyo and Yu Yu Hakusho. His favorite games include Persona 3 Portable, Steambot Chronicles and the .hack//G.U. trilogy. He strongly believes that Sinon, Maki and Mash are best girls.