The Butt Detective Franchise Gets Its First Animated Feature In March – Up News Info
New Film Sees Main Title Fight Against Criminal Mastermind Professor Shiriarty
Toei announced Thursday that the butt detective (Oshiri Tantei) the anime will have its first feature titled Eiga Oshiri Tantei Shiriarty which will open in Japan on March 18. The film will see the franchisethe main character of Sherlock Holmes vs. the Criminal Mastermind, Professor Shirarty (a play about Sherlock Holmes’ nemesis, Professor Moriarty).
Masaharu Fukuyama plays Shiriarty. Mie Sonozaki plays Audrey, Wanterpol’s rookie investigator.
Eiga Oshiri Tantei: Sufūre-to no Himitsu (Butt Detective the Movie: The Secret of Sufūre Island), the last film in the franchise, opened in Japan on August 13 as part of this year Toei Manga Matsuri omnibus project. While the next Eiga Oshiri Tantei Shiriarty will be the fourth butt detective film, it will be the first stand-alone feature film.
The first three episodes of the television anime premiered on NHK E Tele in May 2018, and a new seven-episode series premiered in July 2018. The anime began a regular television anime airing in December 2018 and has aired weekly ever since. 13 new episodes for the anime will be released in April 2022.
poplar released Trollis the first Oshiri Tantei picture book in Japan in 2012, and the series now has over 9 million copies in print. the franchise also inspired a musical. A Switch game launched on November 4.
Source: Comic Natalie