Demon Slayer: Mugen Train now threatens Spirited Away as highest-grossing animated film
Demon Slayer: Mugen Train killed your name at the box office. Now the anime movie for the hit Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba the series threatens to bring down Abducted as if by magic for the coveted title of “highest grossing animated film”.
Nowadays, Demon Slayer: Mugen Train grossed a total of $ 362.6 million worldwide. Although “in the world” is a bit abusive at this point. So far, the film has only been released in Japan, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Vietnam, and Singapore. However, the fact that the anime film was only released in these countries, and is still on the list of the highest grossing animated films of all time, should tell you a lot about the money it makes. ‘he brings back.
I bet once Demon Slayer: Mugen Train finally reaches the United States and Europe, Abducted as if by magic will just have to settle for second place for the rest of the time. Heck, it’s already done that in Japan (31.68 billion yen vs. Mugen train34.67 billion yen. Now we’re just waiting for the rest of the world to catch up.
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Abducted as if by magic grossed a total of $ 383.4 million worldwide. The recent increase is due to an equally recent theatrical rerun, keeping Chihiro’s magical adventure at the forefront. Except that the margin is still quite thin. Mugen trainof 362.6 million USD vs. Abducted as if by magicThe US $ 383.4 million is a difference of only US $ 20.8 million. This is a gap that could really be filled at any time. Just like how the gap closed for your name.
Kimi no Na Wa, or your name for us English speakers, brought in a total of 358.3 million US dollars. Demon Slayer: Mugen Train just managed to beat your name of 4.3 million US dollars, dropping it to third place. I don’t know about you, but if there is an anime movie that is beaten your name in the counters and threat Abducted as if by magic, that will be my reaction once these licensors bring it to the United States:
Demon Slayer: Mugen Train spilled your name from its perch on the list of “highest grossing animated films”, and now threatens to do the same for Abducted as if by magic. Tanjiro and co. must have been seriously taking an epic breath during the movie for that to happen. It just creates the hype for when the film finally hits Asia. Seriously, Aniplex, we’re waiting.
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