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CLAMP manga, xxxHOLiC, will get a live-action movie

In a press release it was announced that the creative group has written and illustrated the manga CLAMP, xxxHOLiC, there will be a live-action film adaptation. The movie will star Ryuunosuke Kamiki as Kimihiro Watanuki, Kou shibasaki as Yuuko Ichihara and Mika Ninagawa he will lead the direction of the project. Finally, the feature film premieres its premiere for April 29, 2022 in theaters in Japan-


The original manga was published through the magazine Youth Weekly Magazine between 2003 and 2009, and later in the journal Iris Bessatsu Shonen between 2009 and 2011. Subsequently, the publication returned to the Youth Weekly Magazine in 2013 where it lasted until 2017, the year it went into indefinite hiatus. To date, it lists twenty – three compilation volumes and, by CLAMP, continuity is still in process.

The work inspired two anime adaptations made by the studios IG production. The first season of twenty – four programs was shown in April 2006, and the second season was entitled xxxHOLiC Kei in June 2008, with thirteen episodes. The franchise inspired a live-action series produced in Japan and released in February 2013, with eight episodes.

Summary on xxxHOLiC

Living alone after the death of his parents, Kimihiro Watanuki is a high school student who is able to see other worldly creatures that attract him. Your days are plagued with these worries and you want to get rid of them. One fateful day, as Kimihiro is struck by a horror of spirits, his feet go to a mysterious tent in search of refuge.

Here he meets Yuuko Ichihara, the owner of this supposed store, who claims to be able to grant wishes. Yuuko offers to grant him Kimihiro's, on condition that he pays a suitable price. So time Kimihiro starts working in his shop to earn the necessary payment for his desires. In Yuuko's employment, she must become more involved with spirits and the supernatural before she can leave that world behind. How will you fare in the inviolable contacts that await you?

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