The Live Action Adaptation of Honobu Yonezawa’s Hyouka Mystery Novel series, in its official website, began streaming a full-length Trailer and also revealed a new Poster visual. it also introduced Yamazaki as the Main protagonist Houtarou Oreiki and Alice Hirose as Eru Chitanda.
The two-member Band “Itowokashi” Performed “lolite” as the theme song. The Hyouka Live Action Film will be directed by Mari Asato and is scheduled to release in Japan on November 3, 2017,
Hyouka follows a Energy-conservative high school student Houtarou Oreki ends up with more than he bargained for when he signs up for the Classics Club at his sister’s behest—especially when he realizes how deep-rooted the club’s history really is. Begrudgingly, Oreki is dragged into an investigation concerning the 45-year-old mystery that surrounds the club room. Accompanied by his fellow club members, the knowledgeable Satoshi Fukube, the stern but benign Mayaka Ibara, and the ever-curious Eru Chitanda, Oreki must combat deadlines and lack of information with resourcefulness and hidden talent, in order to not only find the truth buried beneath the dust of works created years before them, but of other small side cases as well.
Hyouka inspired a 22 episode Anime Adaptation by Kyoto Animation in 2012 as well as a Manga Adaptation in Kadokawa’s Monthly Shounen ACE. Honobu Yonezawa first Published the Light Novel series in 2001.