DigiFes 2022 kept his promise today and revealed a bunch of new information for the next Digimon Adventure 02 animated film that follows the 2020s LATEST EVOLUTION Kizuna movie, including updated character designs for the now 20-year-old 02 DigiDestined, the apparent “first person to team up with a Digimon” and the movie’s official title – Digimon Adventure 02 THE BEGINNING. A logo for the film was also unveiled, visible in the top image.
Join the returning cast of Digimon adventure tri and Digimon Adventure LATEST EVOLUTION Kizuna are:
Megumi Ogata (Shinji Ikari in evangelization) as Rui Owada
Rie Kugimiya (Happy in Fairy tale and EDENS ZERO) like Ukkomon
Digimon Adventure 02 THE BEGINNING is a direct sequel to Digimon Adventure LATEST EVOLUTION Kizuna and is set in February 2012. The story follows Daisuke (Davis in the English dub) as he encounters Rei Owada who descends from Tokyo Tower and claims that they are the first person to bond with a Digimon.
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Tomohisa Taguchi returns as director of THE BEGINNING of LATEST EVOLUTION Kizuna with Akatsuki Yamatoya also returning to write the script. The animation will again be produced by Yumeta Company with Toei Animation acting as producer. It is not yet known when the film will be released, although today’s event showed the first part of the film to the public.
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