This is a list of Japanese anime adventure films consisting of the latest 8 movies, and will be released in 2019. The films are: Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress, Promare, KonoSuba, Made in Abyss the Movie, DanMachi, Doraemon, Crayon Shin-chan, and One Piece Movie 14. Please read the storyline for each of these films and don’t forget the schedule can change at any time!
Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress: The Battle of Unato
Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress: The Battle of Unato is Japanese Anime Action Adventure Fantasy Horror movie as a sequel of the 2016’s anime television series, Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress written by Ichiro Okouchi. The film will focuses on the character Mumei, and the events take place half a year after the story of the original television anime series.
The story takes place on the Hinomoto island, where humans hide themselves in fortresses called stations against the threat of zombie-like beings with steel hearts known as “Kabane.” Only armored locomotives known as “Hayajiro” go between the stations.
Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress: The Battle of Unato is produced by WIT STUDIO, and distributed by Shochiku Media Division. Directed by Tetsuro Araki, with Ichiro Okouchi and Tetsuro Araki was applies as writers. Cast for the main characters in the film include: Tasuku Hatanaka, Sayaka Senbongi, Maaya Uchida, Toshiki Masuda, Yuki Kaji, and Kanae Oki. Reportedly this film aired in Japan in 2019.
Promare is Japanese Anime Adventure Sci-Fi movie which tells the story of a futuristic firefighting mecha service created to protect the world. Galo and the Burning Rescure Fire Department face off against BURNISH, a group of mutants who are able to control and wield flames. They are a group that raises a fire disaster on Earth.
Promare is produced by Sanzigen Anime Studio, Studio Trigger, Xflag, and distributed by Toho. Directed by Hiroyuki Imaishi, with Kazuki Nakashima was applies as writer. Reportedly this film aired in Japan in 2019.
KonoSuba – God’s Blessing on This Wonderful World!: Crimson Legend
KonoSuba – God’s Blessing on This Wonderful World!: Crimson Legend is Japanese Anime Action Adventure Comedy Fantasy movie based on the Natsume Akatsuki’s light novel series Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo! which was published from 2012 to 2013 by Shousetsuka ni Narou. The story follows a boy who is sent to a fantasy world following his death, forming a dysfunctional cluster with a goddess, a wizard, and a crusader to fight against monsters.
After a traffic accident, Kazuma Sato’s brief, disappointingly brief life was supposed to be over, but for some reason he could live again and see a beautiful girl in front of him. She claims to be a goddess named Aqua, and asked Sato he would like to go to another world and bring only one thing with him.
Kazuma decides to bring the goddess herself, and they are transported to a fantasy world filled with adventure which were occupied by the demon king. Now Kazuma only wants to live in peace, but Aqua wants to solve many of this world’s problems, and the demon king will only turn a blind eye for so long.
KonoSuba – God’s Blessing on This Wonderful World!: Crimson Legend is produced by J.C. Staff. Directed by Takaomi Kanasaki, with Natsume Akatsuki and Makoto Uezu was applies as writers. Voices for the main characters in the film include: Fukushima, Sora Amamiya, Rie Takahashi, Ai Kayano, Mariko Honda, and Mai Aizawa. Reportedly this film aired in Japan in 2019.
Made in Abyss the Movie
Made in Abyss the Movie is Japanese Anime Adventure fantasy sci-fi movie based on the Akihito Tsukushi’s manga “Meido in Abisu” published from 2012 by Takeshobo. An anime television series adaptation by Kinema Citrus aired its first season from July 7 to September 29, 2017, and reportedly a sequel to the television series is in production.
As for the anime film series, it will be divided into two compilation films, titled Made in Abyss: Horo Suru Tasogare (Journey’s Dawn) and Made in Abyss: Horo Suru Tasogare (Wandering Twilight). This film revolves around a young girl who finds and befriends a humanoid robot and descends with him into the titular Abyss in search of her mother.
An orphan girl named Rico who lives in a city on the edge of the Abyss, a large hole and an unexplored underground maze. It is full of hidden relics and possessions that have not yet been found by humans, but also carries harsh dangers.
The further people travel into the abyss, the more likely they will succumb to the terrible disease called “Curse of the Abyss” on their way back. This curse can be anything, from nausea in the upper levels, madness, to the loss of humanity or even death. That is, very few people can come back to tell their adventures.
On the way down the Abyss she meets half a boy, a half-robot named Reg and he decides to go with her on her journey. Encouraged by the record left by her mother to meet her at the bottom of the Abyss, Rico decided to plunge without caring about the danger that awaited her, even though she would most likely never return.
Made in Abyss the Movie is produced by Sentai Filmworks. Directed by Masayuki Kojima, with Hideyuki Kurata and Akihito Tsukushi was applies as writers. Reportedly Tabidachi no Yoake (Part 1) aired in Japan on January 4, 2019, and Horo Suru Tasogare (Part 2) aired on January 18, 2019.
DanMachi: Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? – Arrow of the Orion
DanMachi: Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon?: Arrow of the Orion is Japanese Anime Action Adventure Fantasy Romance movie based on the Fujino Omori’s light novel series, Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? illustrated by Suzuhito Yasuda. The story takes place in the fictional city of Orario whose main feature place is the Dungeon which contains an assortment of monsters from goblins to dragons. The story follows the exploits of Bell Cranel, a 14-year-old solo adventurer under the goddess Hestia, who works hard every day in the dungeon to make ends meet while seeking to improve himself, as the only member of the Hestia Familia. Adventurers visit the dungeon to defeat monsters and take their crystal shards, which are used to craft magic items, among other treasures; however, they can also be exchanged for the world’s currency.
As a second season of the anime and an original film adaptation, in this new story by the original writer, Fujino Omori, Bell’s latest quest takes him beyond the dungeon. Adventurers may come from far and wide to test their mettle within the dungeon beneath Orario, although that’s not the only location to experience. The gang may be familiar with the dark depths, but are Hestia, Bell, Liliruca and others with the goddess Artemis able to survive in their new, far more dangerous adventure?
DanMachi: Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon?: Arrow of the Orion is produced by J.C.Staff, and distributed by Sentai Filmworks. Directed by Katsushi Sakurabi, with Fujino Omori was applies as writer. Voices for the main characters in the film include: Yoshitsugu Matsuoka, Inori Minase, Saori Onishi, Maaya Uchida, Yoshimasa Hosoya, and Soma Saito. Reportedly this film aired in Japan on February 15, 2019.
The Royal Tutor Movie (Oushitsu Kyoushi Heine)
The Royal Tutor is Japanese Anime Comedy movie based on Akai Higasa’s manga series of the same name. Previously this manga had been adapted into a television series and aired in Japanese TV in Spring 2017. The story follows the adventures of Heine Wittgenstein, a man who despite his childlike looks is charged with educating four rebellious princes into credible candidates to succeed the throne.
The four princes of the Glanzreich Kingdom have overcome various challenges and gradually grown up, while being confused sometimes. One day, the twin princes from the Romano Kingdom suddenly appear in front of them. Despite their cute looks, their true nature is super sadistic. To handle the unprecedented crisis, Heine and the four princes decide to give an educational guidance to them.
The Royal Tutor is produced by Tear Studio. Directed by Katsuya Kikuchi, with Higasa Akai and Kimiko Ueno was applies as writers. Voices for the main characters in the film include: Ueda Keisuke, Asato Yuya, Adachi Yuto, Hirose Daisuke, and Aoi Shouta. Reportedly this film aired in Japan on February 16, 2019.
Doraemon: Nobita’s Chronicle of the Moon Exploration
Doraemon: Nobita’s Chronicle of the Moon Exploration is Japanese Anime Action Adventure Drama Sci-fi movie as the 39th film in the franchise, based on the Fujiko F. Fujio’s manga series Doraemon published from 1969 to 1996 by Shogakukan. The story follows Nobita Nobi, a young boy who suffers from poor grades, frequent bullying and negative emotions like sadness and jealousy. Then one of his descendants in the future sends the robotic cat called Doraemon – who has four-dimensional pouch, back in time to protect and guide Nobita.
One time Nobita saw a moon turned yellow last night and told his class about it but they think it’s funny. Doraemon gives him the “Opposite-Direction Badge” and discovers there’s life on the other side of the moon. Until a new student changed him forever.
Doraemon: Nobita’s Chronicle of the Moon Exploration is produced by Fujiko Pro, ShoPro, TV Asahi, Shin-Ei Anime, ADK, and distributed by Toho (Japan). Directed by Shinnosuke Yakuwa, with Fujiko F. Fujio was applies as writer. Voices for the main characters in the film include: Wasabi Mizuta, Megumi Ohara, Yumi Kakazu, Subaru Kimura, Tomokazu Seki, and Chiaki. Reportedly this film aired in Japan on March 1, 2019.
Crayon Shin-chan: Honeymoon Hurricane ~The Lost Hiroshi~
Crayon Shin-chan: Honeymoon Hurricane ~The Lost Hiroshi~ is Japanese Anime Adventure Comedy movie as the 27th film of the popular manga and anime series Crayon Shin-chan written by Yoshito Usui. The story of the film follows the Nohara family as Misae and Hiroshi, Shinnosuke’s parents, plan a cheap trip to Australia in order the celebrate the honeymoon they never really had. but, things go hilariously wrong when suddenly Hiroshi is being captured by people wearing strange masks. On the other hand a band of treasure hunters also want it.
Hiroshi and Misae have never been to a honeymoon trip to a foreign country. One day, Misae discovered an inexpensive and family-friendly holiday package to Australia and the Nohara family unanimously decided to make it their first ever honeymoon vacation.
However, Hiroshi gets kidnapped upon arrival to Australia, leaving Shinnosuke, Misae and others on a dangerous journey. It turns out that Hiroshi is the key to a secret treasure. The remaining members of the Nohara Family must rescue Hiroshi, while a Mysterious Masked Man and Treasure Hunters from all over the world are after him.
And now competition takes place between three different colors of people in this action-filled treasure hunting adventure.
Crayon Shin-chan: Honeymoon Hurricane ~The Lost Hiroshi~ is produced by Shin-Ei Anime, and distributed by Toho (Japan). Directed by Masakazu Hashimoto, with Yoshito Usui, Kimiko Ueno and Munenori Mizuno was applies as writers. Voices for the main characters in the film include: Yumiko Kobayashi, Miki Narahashi, Toshiyuki Morikawa, and Satomi Korogi. Reportedly this film aired in Japan on April 19, 2019.
One Piece Movie 14: Stampede
One Piece Movie 14: Stampede is Japanese Anime Action Adventure movie based on a Eiichiro Oda’s manga series One Piece published from 1997 by Shueisha. This anime was made in commemoration of the anime’s 20th anniversary. The story follows the adventures of Monkey D. Luffy, a boy whose body gained the properties of rubber after unintentionally eating a Devil Fruit. Then he formed a pirate crew named the Straw Hat Pirates, and began to cross the ocean in search of the world’s treasure known as “One Piece” and became the next Pirate King.
One Piece Movie 14: Stampede is written by Eiichiro Oda. Voices for the main characters in the film include: Mayumi Tanaka, Kazuya Nakai, Akemi Okamura, Kappei Yamaguchi, Hiroaki Hirata, and Ikue Otani. Reportedly this film aired in Japan on August 9, 2019.