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New Noitamina Anime UN-GO Announced

by dtshyk
Jun 8, 2011 8:40 AM | 51 Comments
An official website of the new TV anime "UN-GO" was launched on June 9th. It will be aired on the Noitamina programming block starting this October.


The story is based on Sakaguchi Ango's historical novel "Meiji Kaika Ango Torimonocho" written in the 1950s. In the early Meiji period, a private detective, Yuki Shinjuro, solves cases in Tokyo with the help of Katsu Kaishu.

Director: Mizushima Seiji
Script: Aikawa Sho
Production Studio: Bones


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Sounds interesting. Probably going to watch it.

Aug 20, 2011 10:21 AM by hontobaka

Dariush said:
Any body knows is this going to be a shounen ai or something?


Aug 20, 2011 9:37 AM by seishi-sama

Any body knows is this going to be a shounen ai or something? because inga is a boy and I feel something like that....

Aug 19, 2011 11:02 PM by Dariush

Yuuki reminds me of Raidou Kuzunoha of the Devil Summoner series. Looking forward to this.

Aug 19, 2011 3:19 AM by JohnTimbre

This anime is already in my PTW list. I'm looking forward to watch it!

Aug 19, 2011 2:13 AM by animelly

GOSICK was boring, but I'll give this a chance

Aug 18, 2011 11:23 AM by SuouAoi

Being on Noitamina has me worried about the length. I love detective/mystery series which i hope this show is going to be primarily focused on but 11 episodes is too short for my liking. I really hope this gets atleast 24 or 26 episodes.

Jul 28, 2011 5:00 AM by ImagineThat

So gonna watch this. Anything in noitaminA is worth watching. =)

Jul 24, 2011 9:11 AM by Silent_Scream

i dont even really care to hera the plot just having so many BONES anime recently is like a gift from haven, what in like the past 2 years weve had star driver, gosick, that one anime movie serise that i want to watch but isnt on dvd yet, NO.6 and now this, plus i always enjoy historical anime

Jul 7, 2011 10:05 PM by ItsSoPringles

A historical anime from Bones... Sounds very promising.

Jun 10, 2011 2:39 AM by basmimarsinan

Much interesting. Gonna be on my ptw list.

Jun 9, 2011 4:46 PM by ForsakenArcher

Historical + Bones + Director of FMA (though Mizushima has his downs) + Script writer of FMA + Noitamina makes this a must-watch for the Fall season.

I have a thing for mysteries anyway.

Jun 9, 2011 2:11 PM by amayadori

Interesting, though that website is a bit empty now.

Jun 9, 2011 11:53 AM by Obinderu

jmal said:
Yorozuya-GIN said:
Hmmm... new anime from Noitamina huh, I'll definitely try this one out.
they did Eden of the East and The Tatami Galaxy, right?

noitaminA is not a distributor, or animation studio, or anything like that. It's a television programming block on Fuji TV, which airs anime that could be made by any group. For example, Yojouhan was animated by Madhouse. Higashi no Eden was animated by Production IG.

Being on noitaminA does not inherently mean anything other than that the committees behind the block think the show is appropriate for whatever audience they're trying to target at the moment. Staff, cast, genre, budget, studio, distributor et al are largely or completely independent of noitaminA the television slot.

ahhh.. I understand now, thank you. pardon my ignorance.

Jun 9, 2011 11:22 AM by Yorozuya-GIN

hope this is more than 11 episodes if that synopsis is indeed correct.

mizushima though... hmm. guess if the art is good i may check it out.

Jun 8, 2011 11:12 PM by windy

The website immediately reminded me of C. But, I guess I shouldn't be surprised since they're broad casted on the same channel.
Lets see, BONES, noitaminA, historical anime, and director of FMA? Count me in! =D

Jun 8, 2011 7:31 PM by Sanguis

Seems interesting but Mizushima?...Meh.

Jun 8, 2011 6:13 PM by AiNoHikariToKage

Sounds amazing. I would check out every NoitaminA title without looking at the synopsis, but I would check this one out solely for the synopsis AND it's aired in noitamina, so it doesn't get much better :)

Jun 8, 2011 4:26 PM by Alcoholicide

Scriptwriter: Aikawa Sho - Original Creator of Ayakashi Ayashi...

I really hope Bones don't half ass it like they did with that anime ^_-

Jun 8, 2011 3:44 PM by Pizzaholic

TeamFortress2 said:
ShinsukeLaw said:
Wow. Historical anime adaptation. Looking forward to this.

If it turns into Gosick though I'm out.

First thing I thought too >.<
However it's in noitaminA block so I'll check it out.

Jun 8, 2011 3:21 PM by metamorphius

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