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K: Seven Stories Parts 4 & 5 Get Key Visuals; New Cast Revealed


Releasing memories of red from the cage, new heroes find their way.

Earlier today, the official K anime website updated with details on the fourth and fifth K: Seven Stories movies.

We break the details down below:

Episode 4: Lost Small World ~To the Far side of the Cage

Key Visual

The image features Reisi Munakata and Misaki Yata standing in front of a white background. The backdrop is emblazoned with black text, which leads into the film’s logo.

Cast

The film will add the following:

  • Aya Oogai: Yui Ogura
  • Niki Fushimi: Shinichiro Miki
  • Kisa Fushimi: Satomi Akesaka

Visuals for all three characters were also revealed, which you can check out below.

Tickets

Tickets will go on sale for the film via the K Fan Clan fan club. Folks who pre-purchase tickets through the Fan Clan will receive an alternate ticket design and a special ticket case.

Episode 5: Memory of Red ~BURN~

Key Visual

The new visuals features Mikoto Suoh, Izumo Kusanagi, Tatara Totsuka against a white background. Much like the previous visuals, the image is smattered with the upcoming film’s logo.

Tickets

Tickets will go on sale for the film via the K Fan Clan fan club. Folks who pre-purchase tickets through the Fan Clan will receive an alternate ticket design and a special ticket case.

General admission preorders for both films will open on April 28.

Viz Media announced that they licensed the K: Seven Stories project at their Anime Boston Panel on March 30.

Series director Shingo Suzuki (Coppelion) will return to direct and provide character designs for the project at GoHands, with GoRA handling and overseeing the scripts. Mikio Endo is returning to score the soundtracks. Both GoHands and GoRA are credited with the original concept.

Angela will perform theme song SURVIVE!. Each ending theme song will be named after the film’s subtitle.

The full release schedule for the Seven Stories line is as follows:

  • 7/7/2018: K: Seven Stories Episode 1: R:B ~Blaze~
  • 8/4/2018: K: Seven Stories Episode 2: SIDE:BLUE ~Tenrō no Gotoku (SIDE:BLUE ~Like Sirius)
  • 9/1/2018: K: Seven Stories Episode 3: SIDE:GREEN ~Uwagaki Sekai~ (SIDE:GREEN ~The Overwritten World)
  • 10/6/2018: K: Seven Stories Episode 4: Lost Small World ~Ori no Mukō ni (Lost Small World ~To the Far side of the Cage)
  • 11/3/2018: K: Seven Stories Episode 5: Memory of Red ~BURN~
  • 12/1/2018: K: Seven Stories Episode 6: Circle Vision ~Nameless Song~

Several of the films share titles with existing works within the franchise. K: R:B, K SIDE:BLUE, and K:SIDE:GREEN are all light novels within the franchise. K: Memory of Red is a manga by GoRA and illustrator Yui Kuroe that ran from May 2012 through August 2013.

K: Lost Small World is an ongoing manga series by GoRA and illustrators Ookita and Yoru. The series, which currently runs in Hatsu Kiss magazine, received a light novel adaptation in 2014.

The K: Seven Stories film project was first announced in April 2016.

Viz Media holds the domestic rights to KK: Missing Kings, and K: Return of Kings. The series is currently available for streaming via Hulu and Viz Media’s website.

Sources: Ota-suke, Animate Times

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Samantha Ferreira is Anime Herald’s founder and editor-in-chief. A Rhode Island native, Samantha has been an anime fan since 1992, and an active member of the anime press since 2002, when she began working as a reviewer for Anime Dream. She launched Anime Herald in 2010, and continues to oversee its operations to this day. Outside of journalism, Samantha actively studies the history of the North American anime fandom and industry, with a particular focus on the 2000s anime boom and bust. She’s a huge fan of all things Sakura Wars, and maintains series fansite Combat Revue Review when she has free time available. When not in the Anime Herald Discord, Samantha can typically be found on Bluesky.

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