What You Need to Know:
- It has been announced that Yasuhisa Hara's historical action manga Kingdom will be getting a special live-action video to celebrate its tenth anniversary.
- The series, which is serialised in Young Jump, received an anime adaptation in 2012, with a second season airing in 2013. The special short movie will be released on the official website on April 18 at 13:00 Japan time.
- As for the lead role, Kento Yamazaki, who is also starring in the upcoming Ookami Shoujo to Kuro Ouji movie, will be taking centre stage as Xin Li. Take a look at some of the preview shots below!
Source: Anime Anime
Apparently this is the first manga to get a live action filmed at Hengdian World Studios, which is pretty cool!
I'm sorry, what was that? I couldn't hear you over Kento-kun's rugged beauty...