Through social media for the original project Gibiate, produced by the composer and illustrator Yoshitaka Amano, it was announced that the premiere of the series is scheduled for next July 8. However, it is not yet known through which Japanese television will make its regular broadcasts. The studies Lunch box they will be in charge of the animation of the series.


Cast of voices

  • Tetsuya Kakihara like Sensui Kanzaki.
  • Yukiyo Fujii like Kathleen Funada.
  • Hiroki touchi like Kenroku Sanada.
  • Michio Hazama like Yukinojyo Onikura.

Production team

  • Yoshitaka Amano (Final Fantasy) is in charge of character design while Naoki Serizawa (resident Evil) is in charge of monster design.
  • Yuzo Koshiro is credited as composer of the band and the Yoshida brothers They participate as guest musical artists.
  • Ryo Aoki Project planning and original story are credited.

The overall project includes collaborations with artists such as the doll maker Mataro Kanabayashi, the sword maker Kunihisa Kunihisa, the calligrapher and artist Sisyu, and the president of the shamisen company Komatsuya Co., Ltd., Hideo Komatsu.

Gibiate Synopsis

Year 2030: Japan. A virus has infected humans worldwide. The infected become monsters according to their ages, sexes and races. The virus was called "Gibia".

Just then, a samurai and a ninja appear in this desolate Japan. Both traveled from the ancient Edo period, and will fight together to help a doctor find a cure for Gibia.

Facing multiple and incessant Gibia monsters and various survivors searching for food, they will begin the dangerous journey to resolve this world conflict.

Source: Official site



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