The COVID pandemic has greatly affected the Japanese animation industry. It led to multiple projects announcing their delays due to its effect on production. Everything came to a halt, and projects were left unfinished.
Shoujo☆Kageki Revue Starlight Rondo Rondo Rondo was initially slated to be released on May 29, 2020, but the production team announced had a delay on the official website.
The official site of Revue Starlight announced a postponement of the movie and CD release of the anime in early May.
The Revue Starlight official YouTube channel has released a new trailer for the Shoujo☆Kageki Revue Starlight Rondo Rondo Rondo anime film.
The new trailer confirms that the film will release in Japan in 2021 post its COVID delay.
The cast includes:
|Hyakuyo Koyama||Kashiro Aijo|
|Suzuko Mimori||Hikari Kagura|
|Maho Tomita||Maya Tendo|
|Hinata Sato||Junna Hoshimi|
|Yooi Iwata||Mahiru Tsurusaki|
|Moka Koizumi||Nana Oba|
|Aina Aiba||Saijo Claudine|
|Teru Ikuta||Futaba Ishido|
|Ayasa Ito||Kanako Kayanagi|
The staff working on the project:
|Character design||Hiroyuki Saida|
The new trailer returns hope to the series fan base that the release might not be too far.
About: Shoujo ☆ Kageki Revue Starlight
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 a talking giraffe hosts it. Both Hikari and Ajio get involved. They perform together to outdo the other participants and to reach the top star title.