On the official page for the upcoming original anime by Fuji TV, Night head 2041the second promotional video of the project was released. The video confirms the voice output and maintains the premiere date planned for next July in Japan.

The original live action series Night head aired between 1992 and 1993 and previously inspired a 24-part anime adaptation entitled Night head Genesis in 2006, which in turn inspired a manga adaptation in 2007.


Daisuke Ono like the older brother Naoto Kirihara.

Nobunaga Shimazaki as the younger brother of Naoya Kirihara.

Takahiro Sakurai as older brother Takuya Kuroki.

Kensho Ono as younger brother Yuuya Kuroki.

Production team

  • Takamitsu Hirakawa ((Etotama, Revisions) is responsible for directing the anime in the studios Shirogumi.
  • Oh! Large ((Air transmission, Tenjo tenge, Bakemonogatari) is responsible for the character design.
  • George Iida (Director of the original live-action series) is responsible for writing and overseeing the scripts.
  • Kenichiro Tomiyasu ((INEI) records the conceptual arts during Yutaka Yamada ((Tokyo Ghoul) is responsible for composing the soundtrack.

Nachtkopf 2041 Synopsis

The original live-action series revolves around two brothers with psychic powers: Naoto and Naoya Kirihara, who are on the run because the world is chasing them. This new anime features a new pair of brothers, Takuya and Yuuya Kuroki, who are part of the National Security Force and pursue the Kirihara brothers.

Fountain: Comic Natalie

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