On January 4, 2021, GKIDS Films, a publishing home that continuously distributes Studio Ghibli initiatives, revealed a new lineup of six titles set to launch on HBO Max this month. As of January 12, 2021 these titles, which embody Promare, are now available to stream on the platform.
Two documentaries about Studio Ghibli and Hayao Miyazaki can be found, as effectively. They are the 2013 movie The Kingdom of Dreams and Madness and Never-Ending Man: Hayao Miyazaki. The final three titles rounding out the brand new choice are the animated options Weathering with You, Ride Your Wave, and The Night is Short, Walk on Girl.
The official Twitter account for GKIDS Films went on to say that Weathering With You on HBO Max has a “strange issue” with audio and subtitles. “Some users have said that by selecting the Spanish language option in the main film menu, you can access the Japanese language version with English subtitles,” said the company.
Studio Trigger’s Promare solely not too long ago turned obtainable in North America after two limited-run theatrical releases and its bodily model’s debut. A collector’s version that included a CD soundtrack, the movie’s script, decals, and a poster was additionally launched. Those within the anime who wish to categorical their love for the collection throughout Zoom conferences can even obtain Promare backgrounds shared by the distributor close to the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic.