Initial D – “Final Stage” and Anime Film Announced


It was announced that Shūichi Shigeno’s car racing manga series Initial D will be getting a new anime season and an anime film adaptation.

The new series will be named “Final Stage” which covers the Kanagawa match and the final battle in the Kanto Region. There is no details yet on its airing date. The new film titled “Shin Gekijou-ban Initial D” is scheduled to release summer of next year.


It was earlier announced that manga series is ending this July.

Only the fearless survive in the white-hot world of street racing, as teams take on dangerous roads in the shadow of Mt. Akina. Behind the wheel of the mysterious “Ghost of Akina” is Takumi, on his way to becoming the greatest racer ever.

via MyAnimeList

EDIT: Added title of anime film