Even though I didn’t spend as much time as I originally wanted at the Singapore Expo due to other commitments, Anime Festival Asia 2012 was still a good experience for me. Among the many highlights for me: an awesome three-day concert and the opportunity to meet a certain legendary anime director. All this, and more about my “spherical” experience after the break… Read More →
Several unnamed sources report that a live-action Rurouni Kenshin movie is “in production” with Takeru Sato (Mei-chan no Shitsuji, Kamen Rider Den-O) playing the lead role of Kenshin Himura.
(Source: Sankaku Complex)
Thoughts: Rurouni Kenshin was one of the first few animes I watched and still remains one of my favourites. If the rumour is true, its going to be pretty cool watching a live-action version of it. Great to see Takeru Sato’s career on the rise as well, with the Kenshin role coming straight after playing Koyuki in Beck.