FUNimation Announces World Premiere of “Attack on Titan” Season 3 to Screen in U.S. and Canada This July as Part of Two-Night Only Season 2 Recap Movie Event


WORLD PREMIERE OF “ATTACK ON TITAN” SEASON 3 TO SCREEN IN U.S. AND CANADIAN THEATERS THIS JULY AS PART OF TWO-NIGHT ONLY SEASON 2 RECAP MOVIE EVENT

 

WHAT:     Funimation Films will present “Attack on Titan Season 2 Movie: Roar of Awakening” and the “Attack on Titan” Season 3 world premiere as a two-night only event, July 10 – 11, 2018, in select U.S. and Canadian theaters. The “Attack on Titan” Season 3 world premiere immediately follows the recap movie with a special presentation of Episode 1 of the new season. This North American world premiere will be the first ever for the franchise and is a must-see event for U.S. and Canadian fans to experience “Attack on Titan” Season 3 nearly two weeks before the series’ scheduled television debut in Japan on July 22.

                  “Attack on Titan Season 2 Movie: Roar of Awakening” and “Attack on Titan” Season 3 Episode 1 have a combined run-time of 141 minutes and will be presented in both Japanese with English subtitles and English dub on alternate nights in 130 theaters across the U.S. and Canada.

                  Produced by Wit Studio in cooperation with Production IG, the “Attack on Titan” (“Shingeki no Kyojin” in Japanese) anime series is adapted from the New York Times best-selling manga series by Hajime Isayama about the last of humanity fighting to survive against man-eating giants called Titans. To date, there are a total of 25 volumes in the manga series with an estimated 74M+ copies in print around the world.

                  For more information about “Attack on Titan Season 2 Movie: Roar of Awakening,” visit the official movie website at funimationfilms.com/attackontitan.

                  Attack on Titan” Season 3 official subtitled trailer:

WHEN:     Tuesday, July 10, 2018 (Japanese with English subtitles)

                  Wednesday, July 11, 2018 (English dub)

                  Advance ticket sales available starting June 8, 2018

WHERE:   130 U.S. and Canadian theaters

                  Theater locator available at funimationfilms.com/attackontitan

                  About Funimation Films
Funimation Films, the theatrical division of Funimation, acquires and distributes both anime and live action movies from prominent international filmmakers that appeal to the interests and passion of all types of fans throughout North America. The division was launched in December 2014 following the box office success of “Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods.” Its debut release, “Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection ‘F’,” was an instant blockbuster and became the #9 highest-grossing anime movie of all time in North America.  Funimation Films has gone on to release numerous films including “Shin Godzilla” and the award-winning, critically acclaimed “Your Name.” Funimation, a subsidiary of Sony Pictures Television, is a fully integrated, next-generation entertainment studio based in the Dallas/Fort Worth. For more information on Funimation Films, visit funimationfilms.com.

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