HakuMyu 30-Day Challenge, Day 28: Favorite Backstage Moment

Looks like it’s time for another glorious round of don’t make me choose! There’s no way I’m not including all my favorites here. I got ten slots, and I’m gonna use ’em. (Shinsengumi Kitan’s backstage moments are better than the damn musical, but I started this challenge before I saw that one—several of my choices early on would be different if I included it—so I’m keeping that out of this.)

Anyway, the context is all-important to understand why I like these so much, but my explanations tend toward the long, so I’m throwing it under a read-more.

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“I believe in the unchanging.
However, there are also things that have to change no matter what.”

Thank you, Ryo Matsuda, for being the best Hajime Saito we could have ever asked for. Your dedication to the role was inspiring and your moving performance will stay in our hearts forever. Good luck on all of your future projects!

Movie Announcement: Litchi Hikari Club [Lychee Light Club]

Ikeda Junya and Matsuda Ryo will be in the upcoming movie Litchi Hikari Club (official English title is “Lychee Light Club”) along with Nomura Shuuhei, Furukawa Yuuki, Mamiya Shoutarou, and others. No date has been given yet but it’s slated for some time this winter. The movie is based on the horror manga series of the same name.

The story centers around a nine-member club of middle school boys called the Light Club, in their endeavor to create an AI in order to abduct beautiful girls. As the club uses increasingly depraved methods to reach their goal, the original leader, Tamiya, tries to reclaim his position after he becomes unhappy with the way the new leader, Zera, runs the club.

Official website

Teaser trailer