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Backflip!! Anime Film Prepares for the Big Screen in New Teaser

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Original rhythmic gymnastics themed TV anime Backflip!! is getting ready to make the leap to the big screen, and a new teaser trailer and key visual have arrived to keep the hype alive. Backflip!! The Movie is set for a summer 2022 opening in Japan, and you can see the latest preview below.

Toshimasa Kuroyanagi is directing the movie, with animation production by ZEXCS. Crunchyroll streams the Backflip!! TV anime and describes it like so:

The final summer of middle school, Shotaro Futaba discovers boys gymnastics and is completely enamored by it. Shotaro ends up going to Soshukan Private High School (aka Ao High) and decides to visit the boys gymnastics club. He’s greeted by very unique senpais and a star gymnast named Misato Ryoya. Dedicating your life to something you love during your fiery days of youth… Of course, there is frustration, and fights, but see how these boys work together as a team towards a similar goal in this drama about sports and youth.

Via Comic Natalie