Warner Bros. Japan has announced at a press conference that Level 5 is producing an anime film of its Ni no Kuni video game franchise that will debut in Summer 2019.
Yoshiyuki Momose is returning from the game series to direct the film, and Hayao Miyazaki’s longtime collaborator Joe Hisaishi is returning to compose the music. Level 5 CEO Akihiro Hino is the executive producer and scriptwriter, and he is also credited with the original work. OLM is animating the film. Warner Bros. Japan is the distributor.
Kento Yamazaki is starring in the film as the protagonist Yū.