Amazon Prime Video introduced on Thursday that it’ll solely stream Evangelion: 3.0+1.01: Thrice Upon A Time (Shin Evangelion Gekijō-ban :||), the brand new version of the “ultimate” Evangelion movie, worldwide (besides Japan) on August 13. The corporate streamed a trailer:
Evangelion: 3.0+1.01 is the brand new version of Evangelion: 3.0+1.0: Thrice Upon A Time, and it started enjoying in Japan on June 12 for the movie’s “final run.” The brand new model accommodates “minor revisions” to some animation sequences, however doesn’t change the movie’s story.
The movie will stream with dubs in 10 languages together with English, French, German, Portuguese, Spanish, and Italian. The movie can even stream in Japanese with subtitles in 28 languages.
As well as, Amazon Prime Video will stream the primary three movies: Evangelion: 1.0 You Are [Not] Alone, Evangelion: 2.0 You Can [Not] Advance, and Evangelion: 3.0 You Can (Not) Redo in over 240 international locations and territories.
The movie opened in Japan on March 8. The movie ranked #1 in its opening weekend. The movie sold 2,194,533 tickets for 3,338,422,400 yen (about US$30.6 million) in its first seven days in 466 theaters in Japan. The movie offered 33.6% extra tickets for 45.1% extra yen than the earlier Evangelion movie throughout their respective first seven days. The movie earned the equal of US$3.4 million in 38 IMAX theaters throughout its first seven days— the second-highest opening week for IMAX screenings of a home title in Japan, behind solely final yr’s Demon Slayer – Kimetsu no Yaiba – The Movie: Mugen Train. Evangelion: 3.0+1.0 additionally performed in 82 theaters outfitted for 4D screenings.
In its third week, the movie surpassed the home earnings of Evangelion: 3.0 You Can (Not) Redo, which earned a complete of 5.3 billion yen. The brand new movie is now the highest-earning movie within the collection domestically and internationally.
The employees had delayed the movie from January 23 to March 8, after cautious consideration because of the new state of emergency declared in 4 prefectures in Japan on January 8, after which extended to a complete of 11 prefectures. The movie had an earlier delay because of issues over COVID-19 and its unfold inside and out of doors of Japan. The movie was initially scheduled to open in Japan on June 27, 2020.
The primary three movies within the tetralogy, Evangelion: 1.0 You Are [Not] Alone, Evangelion: 2.0 You Can [Not] Advance, and Evangelion: 3.0 You Can (Not) Redo, debuted in 2007, 2009, and 2012 respectively. The three movies had new MX4D and 4DX screenings in Japan that opened in December 2020.
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