Golden Kamuy Releases Live-Action Movie Poster

Golden Kamuy just released the first poster for its live-action movie!

Golden Kamuy is ready to take the spotlight. Over the past few years, the hit series has kept fans glued to the television thanks to its anime. Now, the team behind Golden Kamuy is pursuing a new kind of adaptation. The story is getting its own live-action movie, and we just got our first look at the project.

As you can see below, the first poster for Golden Kamuy has been released, and it shows off its cast in character. Kento Yamazaki can be found in front as Saichi Sugimoto while Anna Yamada takes up the visual's other half. The actress will bring Asirpa to life, and these leads are far from the only ones in the film. Golden Kamuy will also feature talents like Gordon Maeda, Asuka Kudo, Hisako Okata, and more.


As for the movie's crew, Shigeaki Kubo is directing Golden Kamuy. Writer Tsutomu Kuroiwa was brought in to pen the movie's script. The film also brought in consultants Hiroshi Nakagawa and Debo Akibe to supervise its depiction of the Ainu people. So if you have been eager to see Golden Kamuy's story in the real world, this movie plans to bring it to life.

For those unfamiliar with Golden Kamuy, the historical adventure began under Satoru Noda years ago. The Golden Kamuy anime helped popularize the tale as it went live in April 2018. The show's most recent season came to television in April 2023 after a series of delays hit Golden Kamuy in Fall 2022. Now, the anime's final arc is on the horizon, so fans will want to brush up on Golden Kamuy ASAP. So if you want more info on the series, you can reads its official synopsis below:

"In the early twentieth century, Russo-Japanese War veteran Saichi "Immortal" Sugimoto scratches out a meager existence during the postwar gold rush in the wilderness of Hokkaido. When he stumbles across a map to a fortune in hidden Ainu gold, he sets off on a treacherous quest to find it. But Sugimoto is not the only interested party, and everyone who knows about the gold will kill to possess it! Faced with the harsh conditions of the northern wilderness, ruthless criminals and rogue Japanese soldiers, Sugimoto will need all his skills and luck-and the help of an Ainu girl named Asirpa-to survive."

What do you think about this look at Golden Kamuy? Are you excited to see the anime's live-action adaptation? Let us know what you think in the comments below as well as on Twitter and Instagram. You can also hit me up @MeganPetersCB to share your take!