Weekly Shounen Jump magazine titles are certainly no stranger to live-action adaptations. Some of them even became very successful like Gintama and Rurouni Kenshin. And now, it looks like it’s the turn of Naoshi Komi’s romantic comedy manga, Nisekoi, to get one as Weekly Shounen Jump’s upcoming issue reveals:
Unfortunately, Jump didn’t reveal any further details about the upcoming live-action movie. But do expect the movie’s staff or the magazine itself to announce more details in the days to come.
Nisekoi follows Raku Ichijou, the heir to a yakuza family. One day, he bumps into and gets into an argument with a pretty blonde girl named Chitoge. But afterwards, he finds out that she’s her classmate and is the daughter of the leader of a rival gang. And to prevent an all-out gang war from happening, their fathers force the two of them to have a fake relationship. What’s more is that Raku is in love with a different girl, Kosaki Onodera, and this complicates things further. The manga also received to highly successful TV anime adaptations in 2014 and 2015.
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