From the co-creator of “Yuri!!! on Ice” comes a dramatic, funny time-traveling high school story about what it means to cheer on a friend! What would you do if you had the chance to do everything… Again?
To Keep the Flame Burning
Kinichiro’s traveled back in time, and whether this is reality or just an incredibly realistic dream, he’s doing high school all over again. He’s decided that bringing the school’s ouendan cheer squad back from the brink of dissolution is the key to a better high school life, but it might take some begging to get there. Kinichiro’s not much good at begging–but a former ouendan member known as the “Master of Groveling” might be able to pull it off…
“Kubo-sensei has done an amazing job of making [Yuri!!! on Ice] accessible and real. It’s not some dramatized, fabulous version of the figure skating world… It’s a very real depiction of the world I come from. have never seen any other skating film or production that was as realistic as Yuri!!! On Ice.” – Johnny Weir, two-time Olympian, 2008 World bronze medalist, two-time Grand Prix Final bronze medalist
“Yuri!!! On Ice [is] a triumph of concise storytelling. The creators pack every moment with layered meanings… Yuri!!!masterfully blends emotion and competition into every episode.” – Buzzfeed
“I meant to watch just one episode, [but] I stayed up and watched them all, more and more charmed.” – The New York Times Magazine
“Mitsurou Kubo is a storytelling genius.” – Anime Underground