Final Fantasy Mobile Game Getting Live-Action Musical In Japan

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Free-to-play role-playing-game Final Fantasy Brave Exvius will be turned into a musical for the stage next March.

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Final Fantasy Brave Exvius debuted on mobile in Japan on October 22, 2015, and went worldwide in June 2016.

According to IT Media, the musical version will be written by Fumiya Matsuzaki, who previously penned the Super Danganronpa 2 musical. On Twitter, he called this an honor and a big responsibility.

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The Final Fantasy Brave Exvius musical will run from March 6 to 15 in Tokyo and from March 20 to 29 in Kobe. I wonder who will play Ariana Grande’s character?

Originally from Texas, Ashcraft has called Osaka home since 2001. He has authored six books, including most recently, The Japanese Sake Bible.

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DISCUSSION

Finally, a form of theater where you purchase as many tickets as you can in hopes of getting good actors on the stage, only to end up with a bunch of duplicate art students which will hopefully merge together to become shinier versions of themselves. I’ve been ready for this my whole life.