Tuesday, June 3, 2008

MW the Movie

First published in 1976, MW is a dark manga about how the survivor of a poisonous gas incident is driven to become a killer. A highly acclaimed English translation of this manga was released in 2007 by Vertical.

Now, a Live Action Movie based on MW is in production, set for release in Japan next year. Hiroshi Tamaki and Takayuki Yamada will star as the main characters. Anime News Network and TokyoGraph news have the current information on the cast and crew, and CinemaToday.jp has images.