The official website for Detective Conan: The Bride of Halloween, the 25th feature film in the Detective Conan anime franchise, released its main visual on Wednesday, Feb 2, 2022.
The visual features all of the key characters against the backdrop of the streets of Shibuya illuminated by the full moon.
The visual depicts Jinpei Matsuda, Kenji Hagiwara, Kagemitsu Morofushi, and Wataru Date, members of the police academy group who have already been martyred with Rei Furuya.
Conan Edogawa and the rest of the Detective Boys, Detective Wataru Takagi in a tuxedo, Detective Miwako Sato in a wedding gown, and Detective Yuya Kazami of the Public Safety Bureau can also be seen in the visual.
The newly-revealed tagline is “Protect the Truth to the End – The Destined Scramble Lit by Fire!!”
The site has also posted a message from Gosho Aoyama, the original author of the Detective Conan manga series as:
Hello, I’m Aoyama! This time, the stage is Shibuya! Shibuya means scramble crossing! The story is about two detectives, Takagi and Sato, and five of Amuro’s classmates from the police academy intersect… Conan will unravel the scattered mysteries by focusing them on the dot! Well then everyone, Trick or Treat! (Watch the movie or I’ll play trick on you~♪) Just joking (laugh).
The franchise had released a teaser promotional video in December 2021, revealing the premiere date on April 15, 2022.
The story involves a wedding between Detective Sato and Detective Takagi, which is interrupted by an attack that injures the latter. Additionally, there is a prison break involving the perpetrator of a bombing incident, and Rei Furuya has a collar bomb put on him after an encounter with a mysterious costumed person. As Conan and his circle investigate, they are targeted by a certain party.
The Bride of Halloween‘s staff includes Susumu Mitsunaka (Layton Mystery Tanteisha: Katori no Nazotoki File, Haikyu!! Movie 4: Battle of Concepts) as director, Takahiro Ohkura (Case Closed: The Crimson Love Letter) as scriptwriter, and Yuugo Kanno (JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Stone Ocean) as music composer.
TMS Entertainment is the animation production company. Meanwhile, the cast includes Minami Takayama as Conan Edogawa, Wakana Yamazaki as Ran Mouri, Rikiya Koyama as Kogoro Mouri, Tooru Furuya as Rei Furuya, and Mai Shiraishi as Yelenika.
Source: Detective Conan Official Website