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Revue Starlight Compilation Film Postponed Due to COVID-19

The official site of Revue Starlight has announced the postponement of the movie and CD release of the anime.

The officials have decided that due to the Coronavirus threat the “Shoujo ☆ Kageki Revue Starlight Rondo Rondo Rondo,” film should be postponed. It was originally scheduled for release on 29th May 2020.

The film’s production committee will announce the rescheduled date on which the tickets will go on sale again. The present sale of advance tickets has been put to a halt. Any advance ticket holder would be able to use it when the film is released.

Just as the movie has been postponed, the theme song CD “Play Sanmeikyoku” , which is scheduled to be released on June 10, 2020 has also been delayed. A new release date is to be set as soon as possible in the current situation. Advance reservations by some companies will be deemed valid.

Reveue Starlight

The anime Revue Starlight had been licensed for United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Ireland, South Africa, Australia, New Zealand, France, Italy, Germany and other selected states by Sentai Filmworks. The original anime series has 12 episodes and aired from July 12, 2018 – September 27, 2018. It is written by Tatsuto Higuchi and directed by Tomohiro Furukawa. They are also responsible for the film Revue Starlight Rondo Rondo Rondo.

Hikari and Ajio are childhood friends who have promised to perform together in the future but as time goes by they are separated and attend different schools. Karen enrolls in the Seisho Music Academy to continue working toward their promise. This academy trains students in acting, dancing and singing. But a mysterious underground competition is held and it is hosted by a talking giraffe. Both Hikari and Ajio get involved. They perform together to outdo the other participants and to reach achieve the top star title.

Revue Starlight
Revue Starlight | Source: The Watchdog

Shōjo Kageki Revue Starlight -Re LIVE the smartphone game was launched by Ateam in 2019, April. As the pandemic is wrecking a havoc on several industries worldwide, production procedures are getting delayed. Fans have no other way than to be patient and wait for the releases of their favourite mangas, animes and film adaptations.

Source : Revue Starlight website

Originally Written By Epic Dope

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