Fullmetal Alchemist’s Second Live-Action Movie Unveils Bonus Theatrical Artwork By Hiromu Arakawa – Interest
Hagane no Renkinjutsushi: Chicken Kanketsu – Saigo no Rensei (Fullmetal Alchemist: Final Chapter – The Last Transmutation), the second of two live-action sequel films from the Fullmetal Alchemist franchiseunveiled two illustrations of the creator of the manga Hiromu Arakawa which will be distributed in the form of theater bonuses to the participants.
Arakawa’s first manga image represents the film’s key visual and will be distributed to attendees for the film’s first weekend, June 24-26.
The second illustration features the characters between filming sessions, and will be released from July 1 to 3, the film’s second weekend in theaters.
Warner Bros. also broadcasts a video showing actors Ryōsuke Yamada (Edward Elric), Honda Tsubasa (Winry Rockbell) Kanata Hongou (Envy), and Keisuke Watanabe (Ling Yao) reacting to the visuals.
Hagane no Renkinjutsushi: Chicken Kanketsu – Scar of Fukushūsha opened May 20 and follows Edward’s fight with the character Scar. Hagane no Renkinjutsushi: Chicken Kanketsu – Saigo no Rensei opens on June 24 and depicts the story’s final battle.
The films feature a returning cast from the first live-action film. Fumihiko Sori (live action table tennis) returns to direct the films.
The films commemorate the 20th anniversary of Hiromu Arakawait’s original Fullmetal Alchemist manga.
The first live-action film opened the Tokyo International Film Festival in October 2017 for its world premiere, before opening in Japan in December 2017.
Source: Comic Natalie