“Girls und Panzer” Movie Earns 85 Million Yen in Opening Day

Presented in 75 theaters across Japan with American-born pro-wrestler Masahiro Chono appearing as its official ambassador, thGirls und Panzer movie took its 85 million yen ($692,000) in last weekend’s day-one box office. 



Yahoo Movie’s aggregate viewer reaction was also very favorable to the follow-up to 2012’s TV anime, with an average rating hovering between 4.6 and 4.7 (out of five)

compared to

Madoka  3.46

Love Live 3.98

K-on! 3.94

IdolM@ster  3.81

AnoHana – 3.43

Arpeggio 4.49 


via Yaraon


Scott Green is editor and reporter for anime and manga at geek entertainment site Ain’t It Cool News. Follow him on Twitter at @aicnanime.