Release date: 17 December, 2016
Directed by: Takahashi Shigeharu, Ushiro Shinji (Anime & Live Action), Yokoi Kenji (Live Action)
Produced by: Hino Akihiro
Distributed by: Toho
Official site: eiga-yokai.jp
A mysterious flying whale emits an echo which turns everything in the animated world of Yo-kai Watch into a real-life version of itself.
Cast (Live Action part):
Minamide Ryouga as Amano Keita
Yamazaki Kento as Lord Enma
Saito Takumi as Nurarihyon
Hamabe Minami as Kanami
Kuroshima Yuina as Emi-chan
Sawabe as Kuma
Endo Kenichi as Jinmenken
Takei Emi as Sae-sensei
Blu-ray/DVD (Release date: 5 July, 2017):
Blu-ray @ Amazon | CDJapan | HMV
DVD @ Amazon | CDJapan | HMV
TV Spot (Ikemen version):
- This is the 3rd Yo-kai Watch movie, and the first hybrid of anime and live action.
- The Live Action casts were announced on 9 July, 2016. Kento commented that when he first heard about the role, he thought it was a voice acting job.
- Kento’s image as Lord Enma was first released on 5 October, 2016.
- The opening day stage greeting (and an interview prior to the aisatsu) was streamed live on LINE on 17 December, 2016.
Kento as Lord Enma, and Saito as Nurarihyon:
Kento as Lord Enma:
Kento in the TVCM (Ikemen version):
Opening Day Stage Greeting (17 December, 2016):
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