|Makoto Shinkai’s “Tenki no Ko: Weathering With You”
Makoto Shinkai – the entity behind the phenomenal 2016 anime film “Your Name.
” that breaks many box-office records is back with a new anime movie project next year. Shinkai’s new film revealed its title to be “Tenki no Ko: Weathering With You
” which is slated for release on July 19, 2019.
|Makoto Shinkai’s Weathering With You First Key Visual
Together with the announcement is a set of photos unveiled featuring the first ever poster for Weathering With You
and its staff and cast member which includes Kotaro Daigo and Nana Mori as the main actors, Masayoshi Tanaka as the character designer, Atsushi Tamura as the animation supervisor and with Hiroshi Takiguchi serving as the art director.
|Makoto Shinkai with the cast and staff for Weathering With You
Weathering With You Plot
High school student Hotaka Morishima leaves his home on an isolated island and moves to Tokyo, but he immediately becomes broke. He lives his days in isolation, but finally finds a job as a writer for a shady occult magazine. After he starts his job, the weather has been rainy day after day. In a corner of the crowded and busy city, Hodaka meets a young girl named Akina Amano. Due to certain circumstances, Akina and her younger brother live together, but have a cheerful and sturdy life. Akina also has a certain power: the power to stop the rain and clear the sky.
Makoto Shinkai will direct and write the story for Weathering With You
together with Masayoshi Tanaka who is also returning, if you’re not familiar, he’s the one that provided the character designs for Your Name.
If you’re not familiar about Makoto Shinkai and his works, I am telling you not waste a single second and look for his works in the internet. His biggest hit is Your Name. which is currently the highest grossing anime film of all-time worldwide, and he is also the person behind the tearjerking anime movies such as 5 Centimeters per second, The Place Promised in our Early Days, and the beautifully made Garden of Words.
Code name: Yu Alexius is an ambiguous entity who loves to talk about anime and Chinese animation in general. An insatiable soul from the Pearl of the Orient, a frustrated writer and a Houtarou Oreki wanna-be. He is a piece of a lunatic and everything crazy.