Gen Urobuchi’s upcoming original anime Revenger revealed the main visual ahead of January 5 premiere date. Studio Ajia-do is animating the series. The story is an original work by Urobuchi; he is also writing the scripts and is in charge of the series composition. Renji Oki is also credited as a scriptwriter.
Masaya Fujimori is directing the anime, with Yuji Hosogoe on character designs. Hosogoe is also a chief animation director along with Emiko Endo and Yuki Nishioka. Jun Futamata is composing the music. Maaya Sakamoto is singing the ending theme song, titled “un_mute.” A short clip for it was revealed:
Before the main visual, Revenger revealed a series of short character trailers and three main trailers over the previous weeks. The cast includes:
- Raizo Kurima: Jun Kasama
- Yuen Usui: Yuichiro Umehara
- Teppa Murakami: Shunsuke Takeuchi
- Nio: Hisako Kanemoto
- Soji: Shota Hayama
Crunchyroll will be streaming the anime and descrives the plot as:
As master assassin Usui Yuen looks into a series of assassinations made on the grand samurai clan, the Satsuma, he encounters Kurima Raizo, member and survivor of one of the attacks. Together, they discover the true nature of these murders is bigger than over stolen resources. As they get closer to the truth, will they come out alive to exact revenge?
Source: Official Twitter
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