On the official site for the animated adaptation of the piece by Bun-O Fujisawa, Mars redthe second promotional video of the project was released. The video confirms that the series has dated its premiere in Japan next April 5 through various television channels.

The distribution rights have remained in the hands of the platform Funimation. In addition, a series of short films entitled “Zerokikan Nippou” has been released monthly since last November. On the other hand, the first theater production based on the Mars Red font was presented in 2013, followed by new productions in 2015 and 2017. A manga adaptation is published by Kemuri Karakara in the magazine since January 2020 Monthly cartoon garden from the publisher Likes garden.


  • Tasuku Hatanaka as Shutaro Kurusu.
  • Junichi suwabe as Yoshinobu Maeda.
  • Akira Ishida like Takeuchi.
  • Kenichi suzumura like Suwa.
  • Ayahi Takagaki like Misaki.
  • Makoto Furukawa as Rufus Glenn.
  • Fumiko Orikasa as Aoi Shirase.
  • Hiroshi yanaka as Sounosuke Nakajima.
  • Sachi Kokuryu as Shinnosuke Tenmaya.

Production team

  • Kouhei Hatano ((Dragon Ball great) is responsible for directing the anime in the studios Signal.MD.
  • Junichi Fujisaku ((Blood +, Moshidora, RD Sennou Chousashitsu) is responsible for writing and monitoring the scripts.
  • Yukari takeuchi ((Norn9: Norn + Nonet) is responsible for the character design.
  • Toshiyuki Muranaka is responsible for the composition of the soundtrack.
  • Folk rock / folk metal group Wagakki bandwill be the opening theme of the project with the single “Seimei no Aria.

Mars Red Synopsis

The story takes place in 1923 and at a time when vampires exist. But now the number of vampires has increased and the source of blood called Ascra appeared in the world. So the Japanese government creates "Code Zero", an army unit that will take on the raging vampires. And what's better at fighting vampires than other vampires?

The unit created by Lieutenant General Nakajima has long been used to gather war intelligence, but has recently been redeployed to combat the vampire crisis. It is the responsibility of the Code Zero unit and S-Class vampire Deffrot to investigate the strange increase in vampires before society collapses.

Source: Comic Natalie

© 藤 沢 文 翁 IGSIGNAL.MD/MARS RED 製作 委員会


About the Author

Sweety Otaku

One of the best parts of watching anime is how many times a show can surprise you. Sometimes for good, sometimes for bad. But if the Otaku know one thing, it's that anything is possible.

View All Articles