Yowamushi Pedal: The Movie (Gekijouban Yowamushi Pedal) is definitely on of summer’s hottest and most anticipated anime movies, and the official Toho Animation youtube channel is teasing fans further with the anime’s latest trailer:
The trailer teases the movie’s story, which follows Team Sohoku as they participate in a road race in Kumamoto prefecture. It also features the theme song for Yowamushi Pedal: The Movie, “LINK”, which is performed by Lastgasp.
The movie will be set after the grueling Inter-High race where Team Sohoku gets invited to a new race in Kumamoto’s Mt. Aso. Their rivals, including the powerhouse Hakone Academy, the home team, Kumamoto Daiichi, the treacherous Hiroshima Kureminami, and the ever-dangerous Kyoto Fushimi are certainly waiting for them in this new competition, which will also serve as the “Final Race” for the third years of Team Sohoku.
The movie will open in Japanese theaters on 28 August with the series creator, Wataru Watanabe, writing the movie’s original story