GKIDS is planning a special “Promare Watch Party” online event, in celebration of the digital release of the 2019 anime hit Promare. On April 21, audiences are invited to join the Live Watch Party with the English voice cast by pressing play on their respective digital copies at 9 p.m. ET, and following along on Twitter using #PromareWatchParty. Fans will be joined by the voice actors tweeting along, reacting, answering fan questions, participating in special giveaways from GKIDS, and more.
Participating voice cast includes Billy Kametz (@BillyKametz), Alyson Leigh Rosenfeld (@AlysonRosenfeld), Billy Bob Thompson (@BillyBobThomps), John Bentley (@JohnEricBentley), Kari Wahlgren (@KariWahlgren), Neil Kaplan (@NeKap), Erica Lindbeck (@ericalindbeck), Yuri Lowenthal (@YuriLowenthal), Mike Pollock (@itsamike) and Crispin Freeman (@CrispinFreeman).
Promare is officially available for purchase through digital download and to own on demand as of Tuesday, April 21 through AppleTV, Amazon Prime Video, GooglePlay, Playstation, Xbox, Fandango Now and Vudu. For more information on how to purchase Promare ahead of the watch party, visit PromareMovie.com. Details of the release, which will extend to Blu-ray and DVD on May 19 from Shout! Factory, here.
The first feature-length film from the acclaimed Studio TRIGGER, creators of the hit series KILL la KILL and Little Witch Academia, and director Hiroyuki Imaishi (Gurren Lagann, KILL la KILL), Promare uses a bold cel-shaded visual style to tell a blistering action-adventure story, and is the spiritual successor to many of director Imaishi’s former works.
Synopsis: Thirty years has passed since the appearance of Burnish, a race of flame-wielding mutant beings, who destroyed half of the world with fire. When a new group of aggressive mutants calling themselves “Mad Burnish” appears, the epic battle between Galo Thymos, a new member of the anti-Burnish rescue team “Burning Rescue,” and Lio Fotia, the leader of “Mad Burnish” begins