Toei Animation corrects profit forecasts due to the success of One Piece, Dragon Ball

Consolidated sales increased from 36.7 to 42.4 billion yen (about 247 to 285 million USD) in the second quarter and from 70 to 76 billion yen (about USD 470 to 510 million) for the whole year.

In the second quarter, the forecast of operational income increased from 9.1 to 14.1 billion yen (about 61 to 95 million USD), and ordinary income increased from 9.8 billion yen to 15.5 billion yen (about 66 to 104 million USD).Net income amounted to 7.0 billion yen (about USD 47 million), an increase from 55% to 64%.For the whole year, forecasted operating revenues increased from 18.3 to 23.5 billion yen (about USD 123 to 158 million), ordinary income from USD 18.9 to 25 billion yen (about USD 127 to 168 million), and net income from 13, 5 to 18 billion yen (approx. 91 to USD 121 million).These numbers represent record -breaking for the company.

Toei recorded revenues from the sale of tickets in the amount of 22 045 453 934 billion yen (about USD 151 million) for films that he distributed in the period from January 1 to September 30 this year, which already makes him the most profitable year at the company at the ticket office.

Toei opened anime One Piece Film Red in Japan on August 6.The film sold a total of 11.69 million tickets and earned a total of $ 16,247,220,400 (about USD 112.2 million) in October 2. The film became the best -selling and best -earning part of the series, both in terms of the number of tickets sold and yen soldearned at the ticket office.Anime is both the best -paid film anime of all time in Japan, as well as number one in history with the best -paid film in Japan.Until September 30, the film earned 15.7 billion yen, which accounted for over 70% of the revenues from the sale of TOEI tickets in the first nine months of the year.

Toei will open the movie The First Slam Dunk on December 3, and the film Kamen Rider Geats X Revice Winter Movie 2022 December 23.

The year 2009 was previously the best -paid money from TEEI, when it recorded 17,980 254 340 yen (about USD 123 million).In the same year, the company also distributed the Piece Film Strong World, as well as films such as Tsurukidake: Ten Ki and Kamen Rider Decade/Samurai Sentai Shinker.

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(Tadashi sudo)