Corpse Party gets live-action movie this Summer

Team GrisGris’ Corpse Party horror game franchise is getting a live-action film adaptation this summer starring AKB48 member Rina Ikoma as third-year high school student Naomi Nakashima. This will be Ikoma’s first starring role in a movie.

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The movie will also star Ryousuke Ikeoka from D-BOYS as Satoshi Mochida and magazine model Nozomi Maeda as Ayumi Shinozaki. Horror director Masafumi Yamada (Hitori Kakurenbo Gekijouban, Hontou ni Atta Kowai Hanashi) is directing the film.

Filming begins March 15, 2015 and it is set to release this Summer 2015.