Laid-Back Camp movie has opened at #3 in the Japanese Box Office, earning over 350 million yen (USD 2.58 million) in its first three days, as of July 3, 2022.
The movie released in Japan on July 1, 2022.
Laid-Back Camp movie sold around 250,000 tickets in its first weekend, averaging about 1.8 million yen (USD 13,293) per screen.
The filmgoers for the movie will receive three mini shikishi drawn by series character designer Mutsumi Sasaki in it’s second week, starting July 8. The shishiki will feature Nadeshiko dishing out some curry, Chiaki cuddling some drink and the Inuyama sisters enjoying a hot spring.
In its first week, filmgoers for the Laid-Back Camp anime film in Japan had received a special 24-page volume 13.5 of the manga by original author Afro titled “Rin to Nadeshiko no Inagako Haru Camp“ (Rin and Nadeshiko’s Spring Camp at Inaga Lake). The new story ties Nadeshiko and Rin in high school with their adult selves from the film.
A commemorative album from the anime is included in the volume, as well as production material from the film.
The movie is a sequel to the Laid-Back Camp anime and it is described as:
Rin Shima left her hometown of Yamanashi, got a job at a small publishing company in Nagoya, and lived alone. One weekend, when she was planning a tour, her high school friend Chiaki Ogaki suddenly sent a message. “I’m in Nagoya now”.
Chiaki, who works for the Tourism Promotion Organization in Yamanashi, was in charge of the redevelopment plan for the facility that was closed a few years ago.
“If it’s such a large site, we can use it as a campsite.” Chiaki was moved from such a casual word from Rin.
Nadeshiko Kakamigahara working at an outdoor store in Tokyo, Aoi Inuyama who became an elementary school teacher in Yamanashi, and Ena Saito working at a trimming salon in Yokohama, former campsite friends gather and the campsite development plan starts.
Laid-Back Camp, also known in Japan as Yuru Camp, is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Afro. The manga was first serialized in Houbunsha’s Manga Time Kirara Forward magazine from July 2015 to February 2019 until it was transferred to the publisher’s website and app for manga called Comic Fuz.
The manga’s chapters have been collected in thirteen tankobon volumes. The manga is licensed in North America by Yen Press.
An anime television series adaptation by C-Station aired in Japan from January to March 2018; the anime was co-financed and licensed by Crunchyroll. A short anime spin-off, titled Room Camp, aired from January to March 2020.
A live-action drama series aired in Japan from January to March 2020, and a second drama season aired from April to June of 2021. A second anime season aired from January to April 2021.
Source: Mantan Web
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