Kodoani.com – Less than a month after its theatrical debut in Japan, the anime film “SPY x FAMILY CODE: White“, adapted from the manga of the same name by Tatsuya Endo, has achieved an important milestone with sales surpassing 5 billion yen at the Japanese box office. On January 20, the film held the top position in the chart. ranked at the Japanese box office for four consecutive weekends, creating a remarkable feat.
To celebrate this success, a group photo of the crew at the weekend’s theatrical event was shared on the franchise’s official Twitter account.
According to information from Japanese box office tracking company Kogyo Tsushin, “SPY x FAMILY CODE: White” has earned more than 5.2 billion yen (equivalent to 36.06 million USD) from selling more than 3.89 million tickets . Despite having to cede the top spot to Golden Kamuy’s live-action film in its first weekend, the film still held steady in second place on the weekend box office chart.
The television anime series “SPY x FAMILY” and its sequel film were produced at WIT Studio and CloverWorks. The second season of the anime will premiere in October 2023, while the film will premiere in Japan on December 22 and is scheduled for international release in 2024.
The story is about the world facing the threat of war, and secret agent Twilight has to carry out a difficult task – pretending to be a family man. By playing the role of a loving husband and father, he infiltrates an elite school to reach a high-ranking politician. However, his wife is a deadly assassin and both are unaware of the other’s true identity. A mixture of humor and suspense, the film promises to bring audiences interesting experiences.