The film was first announced at San Diego Comic Con on July 21st, 2018, and is currently scheduled for a Fall 2019 premiere. Sunmin Image Pictures will be serving as the animation production house.
Steven believes that his time defending the Earth is over, but when a new threat comes to Beach City, he will face his biggest challenge yet.
Alongside the 90-minute-long movie, a 96-page art book will also be released, featuring character designs, storyboards, and more about how the movie came into being. Aimee Mann, Estelle, Chance The Rapper, Mike Krol, and others will contribute songs to the movie.
The teaser trailer can be seen here.
- Animated Musical: As confirmed in this teaser, the movie will also be a musical, with songs for most of the main cast confirmed.
- Late-Arrival Spoiler: The synopsis spoils that things end well in "Change Your Mind".
- Sinister Silhouettes: The teaser for the movie shows a silhouette of an unknown Gem looking straight at the screen as cackling can be heard.
- Title: The Adaptation: Steven Universe: The Movie.
- Wicked Heart Symbol: The teaser is framed with Garnet, Amethyst, Pearl, and Steven reflected in a heart-shaped gemstone. The gem flips, each time switching to another Gem, before flipping to a silhouetted Gem as wicked laughter is heard.