‘Shika no Ou: Yuna to Yakusoku no Tabi’ revealed that singer Milet performs the main theme of the film under the title ‘One Reason’.
The announcement was published this Friday accompanied by a new promotional trailer for the film where you can get a glimpse of how the song perfectly complements the story.
As a drama that shows us that the only important thing is to protect the weak and be strong against adversity, the melancholy of ‘One Reason’ coupled with its lyrics that it calls perseverance, will surely leave a mark on your heart.
Shika no Ou: Yuna to Yakusoku no Tabi is scheduled to premiere in all theaters in Japan on September 18, 2021 and is directed by Masashi Ando.
Ando is recognized for his work designing the characters for films such as’ Sen to Chihiro no Kamikakushi ‘for Studio Ghibli, as well as directing the animation for Makoto Shinkai’s hit’ Kimi no Na wa ‘(‘ Your Name ‘).
For his part, Taku Kishimoto, who usually writes for anime like ‘Haikyu !!’ and ‘Fruits Basket’, he will be responsible for writing and supervising the script for ‘Shika no Ou: Yuna to Yakusoku no Tabi’.
An impressive staff that is sure to bring out the best in Uehashi’s work and that will compete with marvelous 2019 hits like ‘Weathering With You’ and ‘Ride Your Wave’.
A little more Shika no Ou
Nahoko Uehashi’s novel was published in 2015, under the Kadokawa seal in two volumes that were reprinted in mid-2017, this second time being where the work wins most of its current audience.
The story stars Van, who leads a group of soldiers who are expected to die fighting for their lands, against a great empire that intends to incorporate the territory into its dominions.
Instead of dying, Van ends up being captured and working as a slave in a salt mine, when one night, a pack of strange dogs attack the mine, and a mysterious disease begins to spread.
During the attack, Van takes the opportunity to flee and meets a girl who also managed to escape the epidemic and whose lives will join those of the doctor Hossal, who risks everything to find a cure for the epidemic that Van and the little girl managed to survive. .
A story that intertwines the lives of those who fight against a cruel destiny in ‘Shika no Ou’.