On the official Twitter account for the studio original anime MAPPA, Zombieland Saga: Revengeshared a sketch released by the studios MAPPA and a special illustration to commemorate the broadcast of the eighth episode of the series.

The figure with Yuugiriwhich in turn starred in this episode was made by the animator and member of the production, Atsushi Ogasawara.

On the other hand, the twelve episodes of the first season Zombieland saga was released in Japan in October 2018 with the production of the studios MAPPA, Headed by Munehisa Sakai and scripts written by Shigeru Murakoshi. A second season has aired in Japan since April 8th Crunchyroll broadcast it to the west.

Production team

  • Munehisa Sakai ((Bishoujo Senshi Sailor moon crystal, Koi to the producer: EVOL × LOVE), returns to direct the series at the studios MAPPA.
  • Shigeru Murakoshi ((To die! Seton Gakuen, Taisou Zamurai) returns to write and monitor the series scripts.
  • Kasumi Fukagawa ((IDOLiSH7, Taisou Zamurai) he came back to take care of the character designs.
  • Yasuharu Takanashi ((Bishoujo Senshi Sailor moon crystal, Fukigen na Mononokean), returns to compose the soundtrack in collaboration with Funta7.
  • The musical unit Franchouchou plays the opening song entitled "Taiga yo Tomo ni Naite Kure" and the closing song entitled "Yume wo Te ni, Modoreru Basho mo Nai Hibi wo".

Zombieland Saga Synopsis

Sakura Minamoto dreams of becoming an idol. Unfortunately, reality hits her like a truck (literally) and she dies in a sudden car accident. Ten years later, she wakes up in Saga Prefecture and becomes a zombie with no memory of her past. While accepting her new fate, she meets a man named Koutarou Tatsumi, who explains that he resurrected her and six other girls from other eras as zombies in an effort to economically revive Saga Prefecture by creating a group of idols.

Koutarou takes on the role of an aggressive manager and starts planning events. The girls finally accept it and decide to name their idol group "Franchouchou". An absurdly comical take on the anime idol genre, Zombieland Saga tells the moving story of Franchouchou saving Saga Prefecture while hiding his identity as zombies and rediscovering their past.

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