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First Look at Evangelion Creator’s Shin Kamen Rider Revealed


New particulars and the primary photos and video from Shin Kamen Rider have been revealed.

A primary take a look at the film’s new costume and motorbike have been revealed through two new teaser trailers posted to the official Toei YouTube account, and the primary photos and casting particulars have been introduced later through the film’s official Twitter. Sousuke Ikematsu, who beforehand appeared alongside Tom Cruise in 2003’s The Final Samurai and in addition starred within the Japanese live-action diversifications of Loss of life Notice, will play the rebooted model of Takeshi Hongo, the primary man to remodel into the masked warrior often known as Kamen Rider. Minami Hamabe will play the function of Ruriko Midorikawa, the daughter of the scientist who helped Hongo escape from the vile experiment that remodeled him right into a cyborg. The brand new film might be directed by Evangelion creator Hideaki Anno, whose beforehand directed the 2016 Godzilla reboot, Shin Godzilla.

The brand new Kamen Rider 1 costume is a modernized take on the one worn by Hiroshi Fujioka within the authentic Kamen Rider collection from 1971. Fujioka, who basic avid gamers can also acknowledge because the actor who portrayed the character of Segata Sanshiro within the commercials for the Sega Saturn online game system, has reprised the function of Hongo on a number of events, most notably the 2016 film Kamen Rider 1, which noticed the unique Kamen Rider teaming up along with his then fashionable incarnation from the TV collection Kamen Rider Ghost.

That is the second time that the unique Kamen Rider has been rebooted, with the primary being 2001’s Kamen Rider The First. The film starred Masaya Kikawada as Hongo and was directed by Takao Nagaishi, who directed a number of of the Kamen Rider sequel collection that have been launched in the course of the franchise’s Heisei-era revival. The reboot was commercially profitable and was adopted up with a sequel, 2007’s Kamen Rider The Subsequent.

Shin Kamen Rider might be Hideaki Anno’s first directorial work since ending manufacturing on Evangelion 3.0 + 1.01: Thrice Upon a Time, the critically acclaimed conclusion to the Neon Genesis Evangelion franchise he created. The ultimate chapter within the collection had the very best box-office efficiency out of any of the films within the franchise, and is the highest-grossing film in Japan for 2021 thus far. It equally broke viewership data on Amazon Prime Video when it made its worldwide debut on the streaming service this August. Following the tip of the film’s theatrical run in Japan, Anno revealed that he needs to make a number of extra live-action motion pictures earlier than his potential return to the medium of animation. “Because I can do a lot of things that I can’t do with animation, that’s why I’m really looking forward to it. I want to do things that are only possible in live-action,” Anno stated.

Shin Kamen Rider is at the moment scheduled to premiere in Japan someday in 2023.

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