A teaser trailer has been released for the live action movie adaptation of Kawamoto Homura and Naomura Tohru’s popular gambling manga Kakegurui!
The trailer features Ikeda Elaiza as student council president Momobami Kirari along with series lead Jabami Yumeko played by Hamami Minami, Takasugi Mahiro as Suzui Ryota, and Morikawa Aoi as Saotome Mary.
The trailer also confirms that the movie’s opening theme will be “Ichi ka Bachi ka”, which is also being used as the opening theme for the TV drama. The movie version will be performed by girl group PassCode.
Kakegurui first hit the scene in 2014 as a manga in Gangan Joker. The series received an anime adaptation in 2017, with a second season to follow. Its live action drama will also have a second season in spring 2019.
The live action movie adaptation of Kakegurui is set to open in Japanese cinemas in May 2019.
(C)Kawamoto Homura, Naomura Tooru / Square Enix, Kakegurui the movie Production Committee