The upcoming Fuuto PI (also known as Fuuto Detectives) anime adaptation revealed a new teaser visual along with cast information. The anime begins airing in August 2022 and will be animated by Studio KAI (Seven Seeds Season 2). The anime is based on Kamen Rider W: Fuuto Tantei manga and is a part of the Kamen Rider universe.
The main Fuuto PI anime cast includes (in order of the appearance on the teaser visual):
- Makoto Furukawa as Ryu Terui
- Mikako Komatsu as Akiko Narumi
- Kouki Uchiyama as Philip
- Yoshimasa Hosoya as Shotaro Hidari
- Akira Sekine as Tokime
- Daisuke Ono as Yukiji Bando
Separate full-sized character visuals have also been revealed.
Yosuke Kabashima is directing the Fuuto PI anime and this will be his directorial debut. Hidekazu Ebina is doing character designs. Kotaro Nakagawa and Sei Shuehi Naruse are composing the music. The source material, Fuuto PI (Fuuto Tantei) manga written by Riku Sanjo and illustrated by Masaki Sato, is a sequel to the 2009 Kamen Rider W TV series. The manga started serialization in 2017 in Shogakukan’s Big Comic Spirits. However, the title doesn’t include Kamen Rider because the manga is aimed at an older, seinen audience. It hasn’t been licensed in English yet.
The city where the wind always blows – Fuuto. An organization that has once threatened the city has been destroyed by Riders but Gaia Memory, a dangerous mass-produced item still remains scattered throughout the city. This item has a terrifying power – it turns people into monsters by using their memories.Official Synopsis, ACN Edit
Shotaro is a half-baked detective, stuck with his partner Philip. One day their agency gets an unusual request. While working they meet Tokine, a demonic beauty. The wind has now stopped blowing…