After addressing the runtime of Evangelion: 3.0+1.0 Thrice Upon a Time, studio Khara has returned to announce the release date of the fourth and final film in the Rebuild of Evangelion tetralogy. Originally set to open in Japan June 27, the premiere of the highly-anticipated film was delayed due to the outbreak of the Coronavirus pandemic.
Offering another look at Evangelion: 3.0+1.0, the third trailer is scored by a somber version of Shirō Sagisu’s “Peaceful Times (choeur) =3EM32=” performed by a children’s choir which reaffirms the expected nature of the film. The 36-second teaser gives us a brief glimpse of the fallout following the events of Evangelion: 3.0 You Can (Not) Redo along with cuts of action. Amidst the scenes, we get a look at new plugsuits worn by Asuka Shikinami Langley and Mari Makinami Illustrious, and new EVA units like the updated Evangelion Unit-00. At the end, the trailer reveals an official release date set for January 23, 2021.
Watch the new trailer above and for those that can’t wait for the release of Evangelion: 3.0+1.0 Thrice Upon a Time catch the first 10 minutes of the film released a few months back.
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