Latest "Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet" Visuals and Cast News

Squid Girl, Nyarko-san and Menma join relatively unknown male lead

Set to debut in April, Madoka Magica and Fate/zero writer Gen Urobuchi and Fullmetal Alchemist: The Sacred Star of Milos director Kazuya Murata's Production I.G sci-fi Suisei no Galgantia (Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet) follows a young officer of a galactic army who becomes shipwrecked on a watery frontier planet whose inhabitants live on convoys of ships. 





Newly revealed cast includes:


Red - a 16-year-old combat trained Galactic Alliance lieutenant, shipwrecked on a frontier planet after hibernation  travel through space-time.

Voiced by Kaito Ishikawa (incidental roles in Tari Tari, Total Eclipse, Say I love You)

Amy - a 15-year-old genki native messenger who meets Red when he wakes up from hibernation and serves as his guide.

Voiced by Hisako Kanemoto (Squid Girl)

Melty - a hyper 14-year-old messenger.

voiced by Kana Asumi (Nyarko-san's Nyarko) 

Saya - a more low key 15-year-old messenger.

Voiced by Ai Kayano (Anohana's Menma)


Other cast members include:

Belos - an 18-year-old boat pilot and salvage business operator who raises Red's mecha.

Rigid - 22-year-old overseer.


Pinion - a 20-year-old mechanic/treasure hunter.



mecha previews include:


Chamber - Red's mech suit.



Ships coupling.


Large industrial ship.


Small industrial ship.


General ship with residential zone.


via @gar_anime


Scott Green is editor and reporter for anime and manga at geek entertainment site Ain't It Cool News. Follow him on Twitter at @aicnanime.

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