Rurouni Kenshin Characters Confirmed as Playable Fighters for JUMP FORCE

Bandai Namco Entertainment have confirmed that Himura Kenshin and Shishio Makoto from the iconic manga Rurouni Kenshin will be playable in the third-person-brawler JUMP FORCE when released onto the Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and Windows PC next year. Read more of this post

UK Cinema Locations Confirmed for Rurouni Kenshin 3: The Legend Ends

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Warner Bros Pictures have today confirmed the list of cinema locations that will be showing Rurouni Kenshin 3: The Legend Ends within the UK; and just as expected the list of cinemas is pretty much the same as it was for the live-action Black Butler movie which received its cinema debut last year.

  • Cineworld Bolton
  • Cineworld Cardiff
  • Cineworld Crawley
  • Cineworld Enfield
  • Cineworld Glasgow Renfrew St.
  • Cineworld Sheffield
  • Cineworld Stevenage
  • Cineworld West India Quay

It’s expected that pre-booking and showing times will become available on Cineworld websites in the coming weeks; but in the meantime Rurouni Kenshin 3: The Legend Ends is expected to be released across selective cinemas in April – with a home video release to follow shortly after.

UK Theatrical Release of Rurouni Kenshin: The Legend Ends Delayed Until April

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Warner Bros Pictures UK have recently confirmed that the UK Theatrical Release of Rurouni Kenshin: The Legend Ends, which is the final instalment into the live-action-trilogy based upon the manga/anime of the same name, has been delayed until April.

A reason for the delay has not been provided; however the film will now receive its limited theatrical-run on the 17th April 2015 – with exact locations of where the film is being showed to be confirmed in the coming weeks. Read more of this post

Rurouni Kenshin: The Legend Ends Coming to Selective UK Cinemas Next Month

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Warner Bros UK have recently announced that the third and final instalment into the live-action Rurouni Kenshin films, entitled Rurouni Kenshin: The Legend Ends, will be getting a limited run in cinemas next month.

Starting on the 6th March 2015 fans of the live-action movie series will be able to see the film in selective cinemas across the UK. While details on the locations (and times) have not yet been revealed we can only assume it will be similar locations (and times) to that of the previous film. Read more of this post

Rurouni Kenshin 2: Kyoto Inferno to be released onto Blu-ray and DVD in April within the UK

Rurouni_Kenshin_Kyoto_Inferno_Japanese_PosterThose wishing to experience Rurouni Kenshin 2: Kyoto Inferno but missed out on its limited theatrical run are in luck; as Warner Bros UK have recently confirmed that they will be releasing the film on Blu-ray and DVD within the UK.

Due for release on the 6th April 2015 Rurouni Kenshin 2: Kyoto Inferno will be available as a steelbook Blu-ray and a standard DVD; which is a similiar release plan to the previously confirmed Black Butler film. Read more of this post

Rurouni Kenshin 2: Kyoto Inferno Coming to UK Cinemas This Month

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Continuing the trend of bringing live-action adaptations of anime and manga Warner Bros Pictures have today announced that Rurouni Kenshin 2: Kyoto Inferno, a sequel to the 2012 Rurouni Kenshin movie, will be coming to select UK Cinemas on the 28th November 2014.

Rurouni Kenshin 2: Kyoto Inferno is a ‘direct’ sequel to the previous film and as such it will once again see Kenshin Himura, the legendary swordsman, back on the big-screen as he attempts to track down Makoto Shishio and stop his plans of overthrowing the current government; as the synopsis provided by Warner Bros explains: Read more of this post

Rurouni Kenshin: New Kyoto Arc – REGION LOCKED

Rurouni Kenshin: New Kyoto Arc

Region: A  (Confirmed NOT playable in the UK)
Boxart states Region A Only

Price: $27.78 / £18.32 (Excludes Postage)

Episodes: 2 OVA Episodes (1 Blu-ray Disc)

Plot: Although she’s only sixteen and looks even younger, Misao Makimachi is already a skilled and competent member of the Oniwabanshu ninja clan. That’s fortunate for Misao, because her onimitsu talents may be all that keeps her alive when a journey in search of the leader of the clan, Aoshi Shinomori, leads her instead into a face-to-face encounter with an even more dangerous man and a plot to overthrow the Meiji government!

Quickly enmeshed in the affairs of the legendary assassin Hitokiri Battosai, now known as Kenshin Himura, wielder of the reverse-blade sword, Misao finds herself pulled into the middle of a deadly intrigue against Makoto Shishio, who is orchestrating the conquest of all Japan – beginning with Kyoto!