It was announced that live-action film adaptation of adventure/romance manga series Rurouni Kenshin has been licensed to over 60 countries.

Countries that have been named already include  Germany, Mexico, Taiwan,  Holland, Belgium, Spain, Portugal, Brazil, Argentina, South Korea, Australia and New Zealand.

No words yet if film will be released in the United States while Warner Brothers PH had expressed that they have no rights to release the film in the Philippines.

English Trailer

As of September 1, film has already earned 1.2 million yen or USD 15 million.

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  1. I miss Samurai X! I remember when I was still in UP, my barkada always talk about anime. But among all of them, I like Samurai X the most. I made a lot of pencil sketches of Rurouni Kenshin 🙂

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