The manga Mob Psycho 100 is receiving its third stage play production. The two previous stage plays occurred in 2018.
The new play is called Mob Psycho 100 ~Gekitotsu! Tsume Dai-7 Shibu~, the subtitle of which can be translated as Crash! Tsume’s 7th Branch. The performances will take place August 6 to 15 at Hulic Hall in Tokyo.
Setsuo Ito, who also played Shigeo “Mob” Kageyama in the anime adaptation, will be starring as the same character in the play. Other cast members include Takuya Kawaharada playing Teruki Hanazawa, Gaku Matsumoto playing Ritsu Kageyama, Takeshi Nadagi playing Dimple, Seiichirō Nagata playing Sho, Yuki Kamisato playing Sakurai, and Ryoma Baba playing Arataka Reigen.
The play will be written and directed by Keita Kawajiri.
Besides the anime and stage plays, Mob Psycho 100 has also received a Netflix live-action show. The manga is available in America through Dark Horse.
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