Sengoku Basara Live Action TV Series Being Adapted Into Two Movies


Remember Sengoku Basara –Moonlight Party-? The live-action Sengoku Basara TV series debuted in Japan this past summer, starring Gackt as Oda Nobunaga, along with an assortment of other well-known Japanese celebrities taking on the roles of the series’ familiar cast of warlords.


Now, similar to the Persona 4 anime series, Sengoku Basara –Moonlight Party- is being compiled into two live-action movies with new, unaired footage thrown in to make people watch them again.


The films will debut in Tokyo on November 24th. If you missed out on the news of the live-action TV series this past summer, you can read about it here.


Photo courtesy Mainichi Shimbun.

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