On Sunday (12/11), the cinema chain CGV Cinemas Indonesia revealed the release date for Fate/Kaleid Liner Prisma☆Illya: The Vow in The Snow film through their official Facebook page, in a list of five new films that will be released at CGV Cinemas in mid-November. In the list, the film is scheduled to debut at CGV Cinemas Indonesia on Wednesday, 15 November 2017, the same date with American superhero film Justice League.
Furthermore, the Prisma☆Illya film will also be screened at Cinemaxx cinema network, as it has been listed as coming soon in the official website.
The reveal of Prisma☆Illya film’s release date comes two weeks after CB International Movie announced that the film’s release will be postponed due to illegal recording act at a screening of No Game No Life: Zero in a cinema in Indonesia. In a post on 13 November, CB International claims that the film has been cleared for release “after a lengthy discussion,” and reminds fans that recording the film in cinema is illegal.
Fate/Kaleid Liner☆ Prisma Illya: The Vow in The Snow adapts the remaining part of the Fate/kaleid liner Prisma☆Illya 3rei!! manga which have not been adapted into anime. The film sets in the time where the world is heading towards its destruction and the only way to stop it is sacrificing Miyu as a medium for the Holy Grail. Once, Ainsworth asked Illya who is called as the savior, whether she would save the world or Miyu, and Illya answered “both”. Recently, even Shirou mentioned that Miyu is a descendant of God who will grant any wishes, so that she was adopted by him, and now they have been living like a true brother and sister for 5 years. But now, the peaceful time has elapsed and they will take it back. But before that, Julian Ainsworth suddenly appeared, looking for Miyu whom he need. The relationship between Shirou, Miyu, and Ainsworth will be explained more here.
The cast for this film includes:
- Noriaki Sugiyama as Shiro Emiya
- Mai Kadowaki as Illyasviel von Einzbern
- Kaori Nazuka as Miyu Edelfelt
- Natsuki Hanae as Julian Ichigi
- Noriko Shitaya as Sakura Matō
- Rikiya Koyama as Kiritsugu Emiya
ChouCho, who previously performed the opening theme for Fate/kaleid liner Prisma☆Illya TV series, “starlog” and Fate/kaleid liner Prisma☆Illya 3rei!! opening theme, “Asterism“, will return to perform her new song, “kaleidoscope”. It will be the 16th single for the artist herself.
Fate/kaleid liner Prisma☆Illya series is a spin-off manga from the Fate/stay night series. It was written and drawn by Hiroshi Hiroyama and began serialization in Kadokawa Shoten’s Comp Ace magazine from September 2007. A sequel series titled Fate/Kaleid liner Prisma☆Illya 2wei! was serialized from 2009 to 2012. A third manga series titled Fate/kaleid liner Prisma☆Illya 3rei!! began serialization in 2012 and is currently ongoing. The anime adaptation has aired 4 seasons, with the first season covered the first manga in 2013, the second and third covered the second manga, 2wei!, in 2014 and 2015 respectively, and the fourth covered the half of the third manga, 3rei!!, in 2016. The upcoming film will act as the sequel for the fourth season.
The Indonesian Anime Times