With 2022 already halfway through, anime fans are eager for the upcoming movie releases slated for this year. 2022 gave fans a promising start with highly anticipated anime series and movies that kept viewers glued to the screen. Bird wing, Trapped in a dating simulator, Science fell in love, so I tried to prove it, and others were the highlight of the spring. Luckily, there’s more to come and the range is sure to impress. Without further ado, here are the best upcoming anime movies of 2022 you can’t miss.
Isekai Quartet: Another World
Anime using the chibi art style is always a treat to watch, especially when it features popular protagonists from different series. Isekai Quartet Film: Another World will be a crossover event featuring characters from Suzerain, Re: Zero start life in another world, Saga of Tanya the Evil, cautious heroand Kono Suba. The film’s visual art features recurring characters and teases new cast members, while the trailer also confirms the appearance of new characters. The film will officially be released in Japan on June 10, 2022.
Alice and Therese’s Illusion Factory
The prolific writer of black butler and Maquia: when the promised flower blooms brings another original film to the screens. Mari Okada describes Alice and Therese’s Illusion Factory like a first love fantasy. Even though there is no official synopsis available for the film yet, Okada goes on to define it as a film that will focus on young people stuck in an uncertain world where love is their only weapon. Audiences can expect an emotional watch with a refreshingly romantic story. Unfortunately, there’s no official word on the film’s release date. Multiple sources suggest the film will land in late 2022.
Dragon Ball Super: Super heroes
The legendary franchise is set to release this year dragonball film featuring an antagonistic force by the name of Red Patrol Army. The next dragonball The film will be the twenty-first film in the franchise, and will also be the first CG dragonball animation. Fans are divided over this announcement, however, they are also eager to see what mangaka Akira Toriyama has to offer. The plot will follow the two powerful new androids created by the Red Patrol Army to exact revenge on Goku and his family. The movie has already impressed audiences in Japan, but the rest of the world is still waiting for the movie to be released.
black clover movie
If seasoned anime fans were ever to choose a successor to naruto, black clover would be at the top of the list. It is considered one of the best shonen anime to date. The trailer preview of the highly anticipated black clover the film was shared on the seventh anniversary of the manga. Sources have confirmed that production started in early 2021 and the film will hit screens in 2023. As of now, no official plot summary is available for the upcoming film. Fans are divided on whether the film will take a completely original approach or adapt a manga story arc. Even though there’s not much to show, fans can still expect a full trailer by the end of this year.
Suzume no Tojimari
After the success of your name and grow old with you, fans were hoping that director Makoto Shinkai would produce his next film as soon as possible. Following the same visual aesthetic, Suzume no Tojimari will tell the story of a seventeen-year-old Suzume who finds a mysterious door. She opens the door, unleashing chaos and destruction across the land as more and more of these doors begin to open all over Japan. As expected from Makoto Shinkai, the story should tackle complicated topics and themes. Although the trailer doesn’t reveal much, one thing is for sure: the visuals are absolutely stunning. The film is set to be released on November 11, 2022 in Japan. There is no official release date yet for a North American release.
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