Directed by Rie Matsumoto (HeartCatch PreCure! The Movie)
The official website for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Yasuhiro Nightow's action manga Kekkai Sensen/Blood Blockade Battlefront has posted the first promotional video introducing the main characters with their voices. The 90-second PV was first screened at the Jump Festa 2015 event on December 20.
The TV anime is directed by 29-year-old Rie Matsumoto, who is best known for her works for Toei Animation's PreCure series including her feature film directorial debut, HeartCatch PreCure! Hana no Miyako de Fashion Show... desu ka!? released in October 2010. The film earned 930 million yen in its theatrical run, and is the second most successful non-All Stars PreCure film.
Kekkai Sensen/Blood Blockade Battlefront is scheduled to premiere in Japan in April 2015.
Main voice cast:
Daisuke Sakaguchi as Leonard Watch
Rikiya Koyama as Klaus Von Reinhertz
Kazuya Nakai as Zap Renfro
Yu Kobayashi as Chain Sumeragi
Mitsuru Miyamoto as Steven A. Starphase
Ai Orikasa as K.K.
Shinji Ogawa as Gilbert F. Altstein
Yuuma Uchida as Sonic Speed Monky
Akira Ishida as Femt, the king of depravity
© Yasuhiro Nightow/Shueisha, Kekkai Sensen Production Committee