Warner Bros. Japan released on Wednesday the official trailer for the “Rurouni Kenshin: The Final/The Beginning” live-action films.
The trailer features the films’ theme songs performed by Japanese rock band ONE OK ROCK. The band also performed the theme songs of the franchise’s previous films.
“The Final” will open in Japanese theaters on April 23, followed by the second film “The Beginning” on June 4, 2021.
Rurouni Kenshin “Final Chapter” films will cover the original manga’s Jinchu arc, which features a new villain, a mysterous weapon dealer named Enichi.
It will also tell the origin story of Kenshin Himura’s cross-shaped scar in his cheek.