Detective Conan: One million dollar guidepost: Box office gross exceeds 6.5 billion yen in 10 days since release, momentum continues

The latest movie version of the popular anime "Detective Conan", "Detective Conan: One million dollar guidepost", was released on April 12th in 515 theaters, and it has been revealed that its box office revenue has exceeded 6.5 billion yen in 10 days. The total number of moviegoers is approaching 4.47 million. The movie has gotten off to a smash hit start, with box office revenue of approximately 3.35 billion yen and an audience of approximately 2.27 million people in the three days since its release, and the momentum is showing no signs of slowing.

"One million dollar guidepost" begins with a warning letter from Kaito Kid arriving at the storage facility of the Onoe Zaibatsu in Hakodate, Hokkaido. Kid is after a Japanese sword connected to Toshizo Hijikata, vice-chief of the Shinsengumi who lived during the late Edo period. The famous detective from the west, Heiji Hattori, Conan Edogawa and others are also visiting Hakodate for a Kendo tournament. On the day of the warning, Heiji sees through Kid's disguise and corners him.