Production I.G announced today that its new original TV anime project is now in the works, revealing its main staff and a teaser visual. While the anime's official title has not yet been decided for various reasons, its story is confirmed to be set in Kabuki-cho, Shinjuku. This is the internationally acclaimed anime production company's first original TV anime in four years.
According to the website's brief introduction, its story begins at a night when an abnormal murder case occurs in Kabuki-cho. No Other details, including its on-air schedule and genre (suspense, or comedy?), are currently available.
Ai Yoshimura (Dance with Devils, Cheer Boys!!) is attached to direct, alongside series composition writer Taku Kishimoto (Haikyu!!, Joker Game) and character designer Toshiyuki Yahagi (Joker Game, Persona 5).
Postcards using the teaser visual are now distributed for free at Comic Market 94 and IG Store in Shibuya.
Production I.GによるオリジナルTVアニメーション始動！！— 歌舞伎町のやつ（仮）アニメ公式 (@pipecat_kabuki) 2018年8月9日
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