Kodoani.com – The official website of the visual novel developer Nitroplus and the original television anime distributor Revenger of Shochiku began streaming the show’s third promotional video on Friday. The video reveals the show’s main staff, including story planner and scriptwriter Gen Urobuchi. The video also reveals that the anime will premiere on January 5.
Ribenjiya is credited with the original work. Shochiku, Ajiado and Nitroplus are credited with planning the show. Masaya Fujimori (Kemono Jihen, Izetta: The Last Witch, Fairy Tail the Movie: Phoenix Priestess) is directing the anime at Ajiado. Gen Urobuchi (Madoka Magica, Fate/Zero) is the original storyteller and is also in charge of the series’ scripts. Urobuchi is also writing the script with Renji Ōki (Azure Lane, Bubble). Jiro Suzuki and Yuushi designed the characters, and Yuji Hosogoe is adapting those designs into animation. Hosogoe is also the chief animation director along with Yuki Nishioka and Emiko Endo. Jun Futamata is composing music.
Additionally, Hotaka Okamoto is the art director, Naomi Nakano is the color designer, Teppei Satō is the visual director, and Akiko Fujita is the sound director.
Maaya Sakamoto performed the ending theme song “un_mute.”
Hisako Kanemoto as Nio
Yuichiro Umehara as Yuen Usui
Jun Kasama as Raizo Kurima
Shunsuke Takeuchi as Teppa Murakami
Shouta Hayama as Soji
The anime will have a pre-show event on December 10.
The “dark hero action” anime revolves around Raizo Kurima, a man betrayed by someone he trusted, and now he has nowhere to turn. He is currently an assassin working for the Revenger organization, which takes revenge on behalf of the powerless. He works at the store “Ribenjiya”, which acts as a general store on the outside, while also hiding the Revenger organization beneath the surface. His colleagues include a doctor with destructive impulses, a beautiful and androgynous young man who is both cruel and innocent, a gambler addicted to money and alcohol, and a clever lacquer artist. . The five men begin to build an uncanny friendship while working together.