During the event TUDUM Japan 2022the platform Netflix announced the production of an original anime titled moonrise and is set to premiere in the platform's global catalog in 2024. The press release confirmed this Hiromu ArakawaAuthor of the franchise Full Metal Alchemistis responsible for character design.

production team

  • Tow off Ubukata (Psycho Pass, Heroic Age, RWBY: Hyusetsu Teikoku) covers the original story and Hiromu Arakawa (Full Metal Alchemist) Character designs will be credited.
  • Masashi Koizuka (Shingeki no Kyojin, Durarara!!, Guilty Crown) sets up the anime WIT studio.
  • Ayumu Yamada (no references) is responsible for character design and animation direction.
  • Ryo Kawasaki (Fumetsu no Anata e, Fate/Grand Order: Zettai Majuu Sensen Babylonia, Reikenzan: Hoshikuzu-tachi no Utage) is responsible for composing the soundtrack.

Synopsis for Moonrise

[Tou Ubukata x Hiromu Arakawa x WIT Studio] Earth meets the moon in a totally original sci-fi animated series. Popular screenwriter Tou Ubukata and character designer Hiromu Arakawa work together to create a fateful tale about resistance forces on the moon who challenge the peaceful inhabitants of Earth to battle.

The Netflix series Moonrise tells a story by novelist and screenwriter Tou Ubukata, who won multiple awards for his novel Tenchi Meisatsu and popular anime series like Fafner in the Azure and Psycho-Pass ' composed and wrote. . Manga artist Hiromu Arakawa, who has achieved overwhelming popularity by creating various classic manga series such as Fullmetal Alchemist and Silver Spoon, designed the characters for the anime and created an ensemble cast of characters full of charm.

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