New YU-GI-OH!: THE DARK SIDE OF DIMENSIONS Images from Toei
The YU-GI-OH! franchise celebrates its 20th anniversary in 2016 with a new anime feature film, YU-GI-OH!: THE DARK SIDE OF DIMENSIONS (遊☆戯☆王 THE DARK SIDE OF DIMENSIONS) opening theatrically in Japan on April 23, 2016.
The Yu-Gi-Oh! manga began in Weekly Shonen Jump in 1996. The anime series first aired in 2000, followed by the best-selling trading card game. A decade in the making, the long-awaited movie features new designs and an all-new story from Kazuki Takahashi, creator of the original Yu-Gi-Oh! manga.
Japanese Release Date: April 23, 2016 (Golden Week)
Yugi Muto: Shunsuke Kazama
Seto Kaiba: Kenjiro Tsuda
Sera: Kana Hanazawa
Mani: Satoshi Hino
Anzu Mazaki: Maki Saito
Katsuya Jonouchi: Hiroki Takahashi
Hiroto Honda: Hidehiro Kikuchi
Mokuba Kaiba: Junko Takeuchi
Ryo Bakura: Rica Matsumoto
Aigami: Kento Hayashi
Original Screenplay, Character Design and Executive Producer: Kazuki Takahashi
Director: Satoshi Kuwahara
Character Design and Chief Animation Director: Takahiro Kagami
Concept and Monster Design: Seiji Tanda
Art Director: Takashi Nakamura
Color Design: Masato Yokoi
CG Creative Director: Yusaku Uchida
Director of Photography: Hiroaki Edamitsu
Sound Director: Yuki Matsuoka
Music: Yorihiro Ike
Animation Production: Studio Dice
Production: “Yu-Gi-Oh” Movie Production Committee (Nihon Ad Systems, TV Tokyo, 4K Media)
Theatrical Distributor: Toei
© Kazuki Takahashi ・ Studio Dice/ 2016 “Yu-Gi-Oh” Movie Production Committee
About Toei Company, Ltd.
Established in 1951, Toei Company is not only producing and distributing films, but it is also one of the major exhibitors in Japan. The company owns two film studios located in Tokyo and Kyoto. The films produced cover wide range of genres, exceeding 20,000 titles.
For more information on YU-GI-OH!: THE DARK SIDE OF DIMENSIONS, please see the previous coverage here on SciFi Japan: