In case you are a fan of the humorous and unique anime series Odd Taxi, you’ve been probably following up with the mysterious countdown that was posted only a couple of days before Christmas. The countdown ended on December 25th, revealing that the Odd Taxi production team is preparing a movie. The new movie should be out the next year in 2022 when premieres for more anime films are due – like Dragon Ball Super: Super Hero movie.
The original anime staff and crew are returning for the movie that will be titled Eiga Odd Taxi: In the Woods. The movie will be premiered in Japan in 2022. The exact date for the movie release has also been confirmed on Saturday, December 25th.
Eiga Odd Taxi: In the Woods Release Date and Details
Eiga Odd Taxi: In the Woods will premiere in Japan on April 1st, 2022. The anime series was originally released on April 5th, 2021, featuring 13 episodes revolving around Odokawa, a 41-year-old taxi driver with a lack of social skills. Odokawa is drawn into a mysterious murder drama through the tales of his customers.
The movie will be revisiting the story from season one Odd Taxi, but will also reveal the events after the series’ plot to the fans. The manga was created by Kadzuya Konomoto and the series was produced by OLM, Summit, Inc., and P.I.C.S. The anime series was directed by Baku Kinoshita and Norio Nitta. The same team will be working on the upcoming Odd Taxi movie.