S&M mystery starts October 8th
After last week's announcement of the leads in the fall adaptation of Sky Crawler novelist Hiroshi Mori's Subete ga F ni Naru (All is F, also known as the Perfect Insider), the Mephisto Award-winning debut of his S&M science mystery series, this week brought news about the support cast.
Seiji Shindo: Shunsuke Sakuya
Yumiko Shindo: Sayaka Kobayashi
Yukihiro Yamane: Tatsuhisa Suzuki
Tomihiko Yuminaga: Satoshi Sasaki
Chikara Mizutani: Kentarō Itō
Ayako Shimada: Yōko Hikasa
Toshiki Mochiduki: Hiroshi Shimozaki
Satoshi Hasebe: Atsushi Imaruoka
Miki Magata: Yūko Kaida
Momoko Kunieda: Houko Kuwashima
Fukashi Hamanaka: Taishi Murata
Setsuko Gido: Yui Horie
Suwano: Katsumi Chō
The locked room mystery starts with the discovery of two graduate students in a low temperature research lab. Broadcast starts October 8th.
Mamoru Kanbe (Elfen Lied, You and Me) helms the A-1 Pictures production. Acclaimed manga artist Inio Asano (Nijigahara Holograph, Solanin, What a Wonderful World) will provide original character designs for the fall 2015 series, with Kenji Kawai (Ghost in the Shell) on music and Toshiya Ono (Gatchaman Crowds, tsuritama) writing.
Opening theme “talking” is performed by KANA-BOON, with Scenarioart on ending “Nana Hitsuji"
This first volume of the S&M (Professor Saikawa and his student Moe) series was previously adapted into a manga by Torao Asada, a PlayStation visual novel by KID and 2014 live-action drama.
Leads include Yasuyuki Kase (Durarara!!'s Mikiya Awakasu) as the pair's S, Associate Professor Sohei Saikawa with Atsumi Tanezaki (DRRR's Emilia Kishitani) is the M, the naive but insightful daughter of his mentor, Moe Nishinosono.
Ibuki Kido (Tokyo ESP's Rinka Urushiba) joins them as brilliant programmer Shiki Magata.
Director: Mamoru Kanbe
Series Composition and Screenplay: Toshiya Ohno
Screenplay: Yuusuke Watanabe, Mami Amemiya
Original Character Design: Inio Asano
Character Design: Yoshiko Okuda
Color Design: Kanako Hokari
Art Director: Masatoshi Kai
3D Director: Akira Fukuda
Director of Photography: Ken Hagiwara
Music: Kenji Kawai
Sound Director: Katsunori Shimizu
Prop Design: Haruo Miyagawa
Laboratory Design: Shin Nagasawa
Editing: Takeshi Seyama
Production: A-1 Pictures
Inio Asano's designs and adaptations by Yoshiko Okuda