Get ready for more puppetry action!
The official website for Thunderbolt Fantasy began streaming the third promotional trailer for the next upcoming project, Thunderbolt Fantasy – Seiyū Genka. The film is slated to open in Japan on October 25. Takanori Nishikawa (T.M. Revolution) is returning to perform the theme song for the theatrical work. Hiroyuki Sawano is collaborating with Nishikawa on the song, titled “Crescent Cutlass.”
Thunderbolt Fantasy is a Japanese-Taiwanese glove puppetry television series created and written by Gen Urobuchi and produced as a collaboration between Japanese companies Nitroplus and Good Smile Company and Taiwanese puppet production company Pili International Multimedia. The series began airing in Japan starting July 8, 2016 and is being simulcast by Bahamut and iQiyi Taiwan in Taiwan, bilibili in Mainland China, and Crunchyroll in the United States. The second season, title “Thunderbolt Fantasy: Sword Seekers, began airing in 2018. Kodansha’s Weekly Morning magazine began serializing the manga adaption of Thunderbolt Fantasy illustrated by Yui Sakuma on July 21, 2016. A second adaption, told from the perspective of Dān Fěi, and illustrated by Kairi Shimotsuki, began serialization in Akita Shoten’s Champion Cross online magazine on September 27, 2016
Thunderbolt Fantasy – Seiyu Genka 2nd promo trailer
Thunderbolt Fantasy – Seiyu Genka 1st promo trailer
Sources: Thunderbolt Fantasy official website