Anime Expo & Iconic Events Present Theatrical Film Event for The Prince of Tennis
Iconic Events joins with Anime Expo to present the first-ever AX Cinema Nights featuring a new full-length anime film adventure, Ryoma! The Prince of Tennis <Decide>. Screenings will take place beginning May 12 at theaters nationwide. On-sale dates and theaters will be announced shortly.
Ryoma! The Prince of Tennis <Decide> is a new feature film about tennis prodigy Ryoma Echizen and is based on the acclaimed manga series, The Prince of Tennis, and its sequel, The New Prince of Tennis, written and illustrated by renowned manga author, Takeshi Konomi.
Ryoma! The Prince of Tennis <Decide> is the franchise’s first ever CG film and features an all-new story that takes place between the original manga series’ timeline and its sequel.
Creator Takeshi Konomi personally supervised the film’s production and wrote the music and lyrics for all the featured songs.
Inspired by his tennis champion father, Ryoma is determined to take his game to the next level and train in the US. But in the middle of an intense tennis battle to save his classmate Sakuno from dangerous villains, they somehow find themselves transported to the past, just as Ryoma’s father is about to face his final championship match at the US Open – when he was mysteriously forced to retire. The innovative 3D digital animation brings the magnificent and colorful world of The Prince of Tennis to life on the big screen in this captivating film.