What's fall without some vampires? Following this season's Prism Illya and Watamote, Silver Link is staying busy with an anime adaptation of Gakuto Mikumo's Strike the Blood, a light novel series about an ultra-powerful vampire and the sword shaman girl assigned to mind him.
Principal cast includes Yoshimasa Hosoya (Attack on Titan's Reiner), Risa Taneda (Yuyushiki's Yukari), Asami Seto (Chihayafuru's Ayase Chihaya), Rina Hidaka (Sword Art Online's Silica), Hisako Kanemoto (Squid Girl, Gargantia's Amy) and Ryota Ohsaka (Valvrave's Haruto).
Director: Hideyo Yamamoto (storyboard artist and episode director on anime like Chevalier d'Eon)
Chief Director: Takao Sano (animator on Naruto movies, Night Raid 1931, SNAFU opening)
Series Composition: Hiroyuki Yoshino (Code Geas)
Character Design: Keiichi Sano (Heaven's Memo Pad)
Art Director: Michie Watanabe
Color Design: Yukiko Tadano
Photography Director: Takeshi Hirooka
Editing: Kentarou Tsubone @ REAL-T
Sound Director: Jin Aketagawa
Music: Magic Capsule
Production: Silver Link (Baka and Test, this summer's Prism Illya and Watamote)