Last August, Level-5 brought a Ni no Kuni movie to Japanese theaters in collaboration with OLM, Inc. and Warner Bros. The film didn’t perform well in its home region, but now it’ll be getting a second chance in the west thanks to a deal with Netflix being struck, meaning North American viewers will be able to watch it starting January 16th.
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The Ni no Kuni movie isn’t based on the game which was ported to Switch last year. Instead, it tells a similar story about a group of youngsters travelling to-and-from the real world and a fantasy land. Watch one of the Japanese trailers below: