Slam Dunk has recently released the first teaser trailer for its upcoming film.
The new trailer revealed the updated character designs of the main characters Hanamichi Sakuragi, Takenori Akagi, Hisashi Mitsui, Ryota Miyagi, and Kaede Rukawa.
“The First Slam Dunk” film is set to premiere on December 3 in Japan.
Takehiko Inoue, the creator of the manga is directing the film with Yasuyuki Ebara as character designer and animation director. Other staff includes Yukiko Ban as a sub-character designer, Daiki Nakazawa as CG director, Shunsuke Nakamura as photography director, Kazuo Ogura as art director, and Shiori Furosho as a color designer. Toei Animation and Dandelion Animation Studio are producing the film
“Slamdunk” is based on the iconic 90’s basketball manga series created by Takehiko Inoue. The anime series originally aired from 1993 to 1996 in Japan. The series first aired in the country in 1995.