On the official site for the tenth anniversary of the original animated franchise of Brain's Base studies, Mawaru Penguindrum, the production of a collective film entitled Re: Cycle of Penguindrum was announced. The feature film will collect the twenty-four episodes of the original series, but it will add additional scenes.
Kunihiko Ikuhara commented that the staff still listens to many Mawaru Penguindrum fanatics and who is happy that the characters still live in their hearts. Referring to the story, he added: "Will we use survival strategies together again in this tenth anniversary?"
The cinematographic project is the first project that marks the tenth anniversary of the anime. The second project is a fundraising campaign for supporters, which will begin on April 8 through the Ubugoe website. The campaign seeks to raise 10 million yen (around $ 90,000) and offers partners (sponsors) gifts such as wallpapers, badges, stickers, online greeting in one of the projections (to see or attend in person), A virtual meeting with the cast, an "official" brochure in Doujinshi format, a tenth anniversary t-shirt, appearance in the final credits of the film ("in small print" or "as big as the staff"), a brochure Theatrical and autographed products presented in the private projection of the premiere. The campaign specifically establishes that it is "limited to sponsors with residence in Japan".
The original anime of twenty-four episodes was produced by Brain's Base studies, under the direction of Kunihiko Ikuhara (Bishoujo Senshi Sailor Moon R: The Movie, Sarazanmai, Shoujo Kakumei Utena) and scripts written by himself in collaboration with Takayo Ikami (Isekai Cheat Magician, Mahou Shoujo Site, Yuri Kuma Arashi). The series premiered originally in July 2011.
Kunihiko Ikuhara takes care of the project management, while Lily Hoshino is credited as the original character designer (he was also in charge of performing the illustration by the tenth anniversary). While Brain's Base studies are credited by the production of the original series, they are the Lapin Track studies that are in charge of the production of this feature film.
Synopsis of Mawaru Penguindrum
For the Takakura family, destiny is a wheel that is constantly rotating, pointing passionately in its direction with equal tides of joy and sadness before moving on to the next desire creator. With his missing parents, the Kanba twin brothers and Shouma live alone with their beloved little sister. Himari, whose ill health can not deteriorate more. The day that Himari receives permission to temporarily get out of the hospital, the brothers of her take it to the aquarium to celebrate, where the alleged destiny of the family manifests itself with the sudden collapse of it. However, when Himari is inexplicably revived by a "penguin hat" of the aquarium gift shop, destiny gears are still moving faithfully. However, with his miraculous recovery, comes a cost: there is a new entity within his Body, whose condition to keep your destiny at bay Send the boys to a useless search of the mysterious "Pingüino drum (Penguin Drum)". In his search, the boys will have to follow the threads of the destiny who drive from their own shocking past and towards the lives of other eagerness that compete for Penguin Drum, all in the hope of landing in the chosen destination.
Source: Comic Natalie
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