It has been over 100 days since the release of Evangelion: 3.0+1.0: Thrice Upon A Time, and the film has sold over six million tickets. Additionally, the final movie in the Evangelion franchise has generated roughly over $80 million US dollars. The films’ popularity seems to be steadily increasing as the box-office performance last Saturday and Sunday held a staggering box office revenue of 960.5% and watchers of 939.8%.
What’s more, this version of the Evangelion film has minor revisions to specific sequences, which would excite hardcore fans. However, the story of Evangelion: 3.0+1.0: Thrice Upon A Time remains the same.
Moreover, theatres showing Evangelion: 3.0+1.0: Thrice Upon A Time have also released pamphlets within the limited supply. These limited pamphlets are 36 pages and will have a cover illustration by Atsushi Nishigori. What’s more, the pamphlet will also contain a manga about events that occurred before the third movie.
The film was released on March 8, 2021, and is the highest-grossing movie in the Evangelion franchise. Additionally, the film earned over seven million in US dollars, roughly 800 million yen, at the box office on the first day. Over time, Evangelion: 3.0+1.0: Thrice Upon a Time gained approximately $63.7 million US dollars in just 30 days.
In comparison, Evangelion 3.0 earned over $60 million US dollars in its overall box office duration, which means that the newest film surpassed it quickly. Additionally, around May 30, 2021, the final movie earned around $78 million in US dollars which has been dramatically surpassed following the recent news.
Neon Genesis Evangelion is a popular franchise that has a worldwide audience. Alongside its anime, the series has manga, anime films, and various pieces of merchandise, thanks to popular demand. What’s more, Neon Genesis Evangelion is one of the highest-grossing media franchises of all time.