The last movie in the Evangelion rebuild movie series, Evangelion: 3.0+1.0 Thrice Upon a Time, is going to premiere on January 23, 2020, in Japanese cinemas. Moreover, according to the official Twitter of the movie, Utada Hikaru will sing the Evangelion film’s opening theme. The rebuild series is an alternative version of Neon Genesis Evangelion.
In case you don’t know what is it about, you can read the synopsis below:
In a post-apocalyptic world, the last remaining human settlement in Japan is the heavily fortified city of Tokyo-3. Fourteen-year-old Shinji Ikari is brought to the headquarters of Nerv, an underground organization lead by his estranged father, Gendou. He requests that Shinji become a pilot of an “Evangelion” a colossal android. Said androids were built to fight against monstrous and destructive alien creatures known as “Angels” that wreak havoc on the planet and threaten the survival of the remaining human race.
Thanks to the idea of reconciling with his father, he agrees to aid in mankind’s perilous endeavor against its alien threat, as the pilot of Evangelion Unit-01. Thrust into the midst of the battlefield, Shinji must find the necessary courage to face the Angels’ incursions.
(Written by MAL Rewrite, edited by AC)
The title of the Evangelion film’s opening theme is “One Last Kiss” and you can pre-order it on iTunes. According to the official Twitter, you can also buy it in the Sony music shop.
What’s more, Studio Khara will take care of producing the series. We truly can’t wait for the finale!
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Source: Evangelion’s official Twitter account