Danganronpa Writer's Akudama Drive Breaks Out New PV and Release Date


Danganronpa state of affairs author Norimitsu Kaiho is bringing his model of motion to unique anime Akudama Drive this month, and a giant spherical of reports from the official website is exhibiting off all of the alternate-universe motion!


Akudama Drive takes place in a timeline the place conflict between Kansai and Kantou break up Japan in half. Now Kansai is a vassal state of Kantou, and highly effective criminals generally known as "Akudama" roam the streets virtually unchecked. Try the brand new PV for a take a look at the motion:



The brand new PV encompasses a pattern of the present's hardcore opening track "STEAL!!" carried out by musical group SPARK!!SOUND!!SHOW!!




The ED theme, "Prepared," shall be carried out by utaite group Urashimasakatasen—who lately appeared in their very own gag anime:




A brand new key visible has additionally been launched, exhibiting the seven core characters recognized solely by the roles they play (akin to "Physician," "Hacker," and "Strange Individual"):


Akudama Drive Key Visual


4 new voice actors are becoming a member of the already star-studded solid, fleshing out the Akudama's opposition:


Akudama Drive's Execution Division


New to the solid are, from left to proper:


Akio Ohtsuka (All For One in My Hero Academia) as Execution Division Grasp

Yumiri Hanamori (Nadeshiko in Laid-Again Camp) as Execution Division Apprentice

Yoshiko Sakakibara (Armaroid Girl in Area Journey Cobra) as Boss

Maaya Uchida (Catarina Claes in My Subsequent Life as a Villainess) as Black Cat


Akudama Drive premieres October 8


Akudama Drive premieres in Japan on October 8. Funimation shall be simulcasting the sequence.

>> Akudama Drive Web site


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Kara Dennison @RubyCosmos