The 22 year old confessed his love for the characters turned into envy. The Tokyo police arrested Ikuya Otaki after claiming he set up various bombs in the building and that he will “crash a truck loaded with gasoline directly into the theater and set the building on fire.” this threat was sent via Twitter, to the official Pretty Cure account.
However, no bombs were found and the schedules were not delayed, even so, security was increased.
The college student admitted to the charges “I envied how the characters in the movie are always happy, bright, and forward-looking with all their hearts. My fond feelings for them turned into jealousy.”