|06.20.2015 – “Attack on Titan” is a ground breaking franchise and the Japanese knows how to create innovative concepts and stories that even the western are in awe for its original though out ideas.
When the anime series made it our Japan it was expected there will be a cult following to this manga-based series.
The popularity would expand to the pop culture mainstream in various form and event included in a TV for a car brand.
Even other properties like Marvel would jump in to collaborate with the ever growing brand in a form of a one-shot comic book preview that brings the Avengers taking down one of the Titans from the Japan’s popular series.
The movie of course has been in the news since the announcement that they will be producing a live action film based on the original manga and hit anime series. The Philippines will be one of the countries to bring the movie to the big screen and the press announcement details have been released:
Based on the phenomenal Manga created by Hajime Isayama, “Attack on Titan” is a live-action movie directed by Shinji Higuchi and written by Yusuke Watanabe and Tomohiro Machiyama.
More than a hundred years ago since humans have seen the Titans. Set in an unknown future, humanity remembered, when Titans suddenly reappeared. The majority of the human race had been eaten and civilization collapsed. The survivors of the war built three walls to prevent the invasion of the Titans, and kept the peace by securing the living area inside. After a hundred years, the wall has not been broken... until the day the humans feared the most. The story of the live-action movie will be based on the manga but will include some original aspects and will be supervised by the author, Hajime Isayama.
“Attack on Titan” will open very soon this August 12, 2015 nationwide in the Philippines from Pioneer Films!