This month there are only a few new anime movies being released. But that still doesn’t mean they aren’t really good movies and more than enough of them to choose from. Before the summer officially begins, here are some of the movies I am looking forward to.
Taifū no Noruda
Plot Summary: On a certain isolated island, at a certain middle school, on the eve of the culture festival, Shūichi Azuma quits baseball after playing his whole life. He has a fight with his best friend Kenta Saijō. Then they suddenly meet a mysterious, red-eyed girl named Noruda, and a huge typhoon hits the middle school.
Yowamushi Pedal Re: ROAD
Plot Summary: A compilation film, recapping the second season, Yowamushi Pedal: Grande Road.
Love Live! The School Idol Movie
Plot Summary: The story of the film begins after the events of the second season, at the graduation ceremony of the third-year students. Knowing that the graduation of the third-year members means the end of μ’s, the nine girls take a walk around the school filled with memories. However, when the students attempt to leave the school gates, a single email is sent to them, and the curtain on a new story for μ’s begins.
Kōkaku Kidōtai Shin Gekijō-ban
Plot Summary: A part of the Ghost in the Shell media franchise. This will be the third feature film in the series produced by Japanese studio Production I.G., and the first at feature-length since Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence in 2004.The film will tie into the plot of Ghost in the Shell: Arise, with the release of two additional episodes in the Arise – Alternative Architecture broadcast created to bridge the gap.
Shingeki no Kyojin Kōhen: Jiyū no Tsubasa
Plot Summary: Recaps of episodes 14-25.
Now that summer is around the corner, everyone has all the time to check out some of these movies. Some you may already be familiar with and you can live through all the adventures again. Some you may not be and you can enjoy some new anime if that’s what you’re looking for. At any rate, check them all out this upcoming month and enjoy each of these great anime.
Julisa I. is a contributing Editor for Teh Lunchbox Publications. Follow us on twitter @tehlunchboxpub.