Watch the First 10 Minutes of "Monster Strike: The Movie" Right Now
For those who can’t wait another minute to see the Monster Strike movie, the official YouTube channel has a little something to whet your appetite: the first ten minutes of the film.
Monster Strike: The Movie serves as a prequel to the net anime series based on the game of the same name. The anime tells the story of Ren, who returns to his hometown with no memories of having lived there. When a a cell phone repairman installs the Monster Strike app on his phone, Ren finds himself pulled into a real-world version of the game and begins piecing his memories together again.
The Monster Strike app involves collecting monsters and catapulting them in a physics-based system; it’s available either as a smartphone app or a 3DS game. The app reportedly earns daily revenues of more than $4 million daily, and is popular worldwide.
Monster Strike: The Movie premieres this Saturday in Japan.