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Additional Cast and Staff Announced for Original Anime 'Back Arrow'

Mar 22, 12:08 PM
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The Aniplex 48-Hour livestream for the original TV anime Back Arrow on AbemaTV revealed additional cast members, staff, the first key visual (pictured), and a promotional video on Sunday. The anime is set to premiere in 2021.

Ringarindo. A land surrounded by walls.The walls cover, guard, nurture, and raise the land. The wall is God. It is the foundation of Ringarindo.

One day, a mysterious man named Back Arrow appears in Edger Village on the outskirts of Ringarindo. Arrow has no memories, but says he knows that he "came from outside the wall." Arrow aims to go outside the wall to regain his memories, but gradually gets caught up in a fight over himself.

Atari Ariel: Aya Suzaki (Dungeon ni Deai wo Motomeru no wa Machigatteiru Darou ka II)
Elsha Lean: Ari Ozawa (Yakusoku no Neverland)
Bit Namital: Kensho Ono (7 Seeds)
Kai Rhodan: Ryoutarou Okiayu (Babylon)
Shuu Bi: Tomokazu Sugita (Gintama)
Ren Shin: Megumi Han (Devilman: Crybaby)

Character Design, Chief Animation: Toshiyuki Kanno (Karakuri Circus)
Music: Kouhei Tanaka (Hyouka)
Studio: Studio VOLN

The cast will be joining Yuki Kaji (B: The Beginning), voicing the titular character Back Arrow featured in the previously announced teaser trailer.

Gorou Taniguchi (Code Geass: Hangyaku no Lelouch, Planetes) is directing the anime series. Screenwriter Kazuki Nakashima (Kill la Kill, Promare) is penning the scripts and will be in charge of series composition.


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Official Twitter: @backarrow_info

Source: Comic Natalie
Modified by Kingsman117, Mar 22, 12:17 PM
Mar 22, 5:54 PM
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The character's expression is too bad.
Mar 22, 9:03 PM

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It has an old-fashioned feel, which is interesting since that appeals to me. And of course, I am already a fan of the anime staff.

I'll be sure to keep up with future news.
Mar 23, 3:18 AM

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So, the story of Grisha Yaegar?
Mar 25, 10:40 PM

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operationvalkyri said:
So, the story of Grisha Yaegar?

Not literally, because the setting seems very different, but I guess you can see a small link.
Mar 28, 6:54 AM
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I probably gonna give it a try bcs I see Kaji Yuki's name on the cast member list :D