The live-action sequel film Kaguya-sama wa Kokurasetai – Tensai-tachi no Renai Zunōsen Final ranked at #1 in its opening weekend. The film sold 195,000 tickets and earned 252 million yen (about US$2.29 million) in its first three days (including Friday). It sold 124,500 tickets and earned 164 million yen (about US$1.49 million) during Saturday and Sunday.
The first film sold 1.8 million tickets and earned 2.2 billion yen (about US$20.04 million) during its 2019 run.
The film portrays the events of the original manga’s “Sports Festival and Cultural Festival” arc, focused on Yu Ishigami and Tsubame Koyasu. The arc was also portrayed in the second season of the anime.
The manga inspired a television…