Golden Kamuy Manga’s Live-action Film Adaptation Announced

The manga's last chapter will appear in the magazine's 22nd/23rd combined issue on April 28 in Japan.

Golden Kamuy Live Action

The 29th tankobon volume of Satoru Noda‘s Golden Kamuy manga announced on Tuesday, April 19, 2022, that a live-action film adaptation of the manga is now in the works.

Golden Kamuy manga had entered its final arc in the 35th issue of Shueisha’s Weekly Young Jump. Noda thanked the fans for their support and said that he would finish the series with all his might. The author had earlier revealed that the manga had entered the climax in May 2021.

Shueisha Online revealed that the 30th and 31st volumes will be issued on June 17 and July 19, respectively. The manga’s last chapter will appear in the magazine’s 22nd/23rd combined issue, which will be released on April 28 in Japan.

The 20th and 21st annual Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize-nominated manga, Golden Kamuy, is being serialized in Shueisha’s Weekly Young Jump seinen manga magazine since August 2014. Its chapters have been collected into 28 volumes as of December 2021. The 29th volume of the manga will release in April 2022 in Japan.

The story follows Saichi Sugimoto, a veteran of the early twentieth century Russo-Japanese War, and his quest to find a huge fortune of gold of the Ainu people, helped by a young Ainu girl named Asirpa.

An anime television series adaptation by Geno Studio aired with two seasons from April to December 2018. A third season aired from October to December 2020.

At AnimeJapan 2022, it was revealed that the fourth season of Golden Kamuy is set for an October 2022 premiere. The show is being animated by Brain’s Base and will air on Tokyo MX and other channels.

Source: Shueisha Online

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