On the official Twitter account for the franchise Neon Genesis Evangelion it was confirmed that Evangelion: 3.0+1.0 Thrice Upon a Time ended its 136 days of screenings in theaters in Japan with a total of 6.69 million tickets sold and a final gross of 10.22 billion yen (about 92.7 million dollars). Currently only 26 cinemas will continue showing the film at least until next Wednesday.
The latest film was released in Japanese theaters on March 8 and became the most successful film in both Neon Genesis Evangelion like Hideaki Anno. To date it has not been released outside of Japan, and on June 11 it was released Evangelion: 3.0+1.01 Thrice Upon a Time. The new version contains “minor revisions” to some animation sequences, but does not change the story of the film.
Both this latest film and the three previous films in the film project, which include Evangelion: 1.0 You Are (Not) Alone, Evangelion: 2.0 You Can (Not) Advance Y Evangelion: 3.0 You Can (Not) Redo, will be added to the global catalog of the platform Amazon Prime Video next August 13. The platform only explicitly confirmed the dubbing of the fourth film.
- Hideaki Anno was in charge of the direction of the feature film in Studio Khara, In collaboration with Hiroyasu Kobayashi, Mahiro Maeda Y Daisuke Onizuka.
- Takeishi Honda was in charge of the animation direction.
- Yutaka Izubuchi was in charge of character design.
- Shirou Sagisu was in charge of the composition of the soundtrack.
- Hikaru Utada performed the title track titled “One Last Kiss.”
Sinopsis de Neon Genesis Evangelion
In 2015, the world is on the brink of destruction. The last hope of humanity resides in the hands of NERV, a special agency under the command of the United Nations, and its Evangelions, giant robots capable of defeating the Angels who announce the ruin of the Earth. Gendou Ikari, head of the organization, is looking for compatible pilots who can synchronize with the Evangelions and bring out their true potential.
Aiding in this defensive effort are talented strategist Misato Katsuragi, head of Tactical Operations, and Ritsuko Akagi, chief scientist. Face to face with his father for the first time in years, the life of the 14-year-old boy, Shinji Ikari, has to change irreversibly when he is taken to the NERV facilities and discovers his heartbreaking destiny: he must become the pilot of the Evangelion Unit. -01 with the fate of humanity in his hands.
Fountain: Official Twitter Account