Funimation Streams Jujutsu Kaisen, Kaginado, Visible Jail Anime
Funimation introduced on Monday and Tuesday that it’ll stream Kaginado, the primary crossover anime sequence that includes the franchises by Visible Arts‘ Key model, and Visible Jail, the unique tv anime from Uta no Prince Sama and Symphogear sequence creator Noriyasu Agematsu and Aniplex‘s A-1 Footage, as a part of its fall 2021 lineup. The corporate additionally added the anime based mostly on Gege Akutami‘s Jujutsu Kaisen manga on Monday.
Jujutsu Kaisen will stream in the USA, Canada, the UK, Eire, Australia, New Zealand, Mexico, Brazil, Colombia, Chile, and Peru. It can stream with subtitles and with dubs in English, Spanish, Portuguese, French, and German.
Funimation will simulcast Kaginado in the USA, Canada, the UK, Australia, and New Zealand because it airs in Japan, in addition to Mexico, Chile, Colombia, Peru, and Brazil with simulcast dates to be confirmed.
The Kaginado anime will premiere on Tokyo MX on October 12, on KBS Kyoto and Solar TV on October 13, on AT-X and Niigata TV 21 on October 14, on Hokuriku Asahi Broadcasting and BS NTV on October 16, on Nagano Asahi Broadcasting on October 18, and on Hokkaido TV on October 19. The anime will stream in numerous areas worldwide via Crunchyroll, Funimation, HIDIVE, Wakanim, Aniplus-Asia, bilibili, and Muse Asia.
Kazuya Sakamoto (Tabi-Hani) is directing the anime at LIDEN FILMS Kyoto Studio. Takashi Aoshima (Rewrite episode script author) is the chief author, and is penning the scripts alongside KAI and Tōya Okano. Eriko Haga is designing the characters. Kazunari Araki is credited for prop design. Yukihiro Shibutani is the artwork director, whereas Asami Kitsukawa is the colour designer. Tomoaki Suzuki is the compositing director of pictures. Kazuo Kajikawa is credited for enhancing. Akane Maeda is the sound director. Tohoku Shinsha Studio is credited for sound manufacturing. Visible Arts/Key is credited for the music.
The chibi-character anime shall be a crossover of a few of Key‘s hottest visible novel and anime titles, together with Kanon, Air, Clannad, Little Busters!, Rewrite, and planetarian.
Funimation will simulcast Visible Jail in the USA, Canada, the UK, Australia, and New Zealand because it airs in Japan, in addition to Mexico, Chile, Colombia, Peru, and Brazil with simulcast dates to be confirmed.
The anime will premiere on Tokyo MX, Gunma TV, Tochigi TV, and BS11 on October 8; on ABC TV and Nagoya TV on October 9; and on WOWOW on October 13.
Aniplex describes the mission as portraying visible kei musicians as vampires. The visible kei style is a subgenre of Japanese rock characterised by elaborate visible displays, gothic aesthetics, balladic melody writing, and musicians who current androgynously. Within the anime’s story, vampires carry out visible kei music, and collect collectively in Harajuku in an occasion often called “Visible Jail” below a pink moon every year, performing visible kei songs to entrance an viewers and provide the perfect track to the pink moon above.
The story begins when Ange Yuki, a lonely boy with no household, travels to Harajuku to see his favourite artist, and there sees an intense musical battle between the bands Eclipse and Misplaced Eden, their energetic efficiency hanging a ache via his coronary heart.
Takeshi Furuta (Utano☆Princesama Legend Star, Saint Seiya: Soul of Gold) is serving because the chief director with Tomoya Tanaka directing at A-1 Footage. Yukie Sugawara (The [email protected] SideM, Overlord) is supervising the sequence scripts. Minako Shiba (Black Butler, DAKAICHI -I am being harassed by the sexiest man of the year-, Tegami Bachi: Letter Bee) is adapting the unique character designs by Ikumi Katagiri (Sakura Kakumei ~Hana Saku Otome-tachi~, Are You Alice?) for animation. Jinshichi Yamaguchi, Hiroshi Yakou, and Honoka Yokoyama are dealing with the sub-character designs, and Yakou, Yamaguchi, and Reina Kawasaki are additionally serving as chief animation administrators.
Takayuki Kidou is designing the props. Hiroshi Katō is supervising the artwork with Hirofumi Sakagami as artwork director. Katō and Mitsuki Maeda are additionally serving as artwork designers. Kanako Hokari and Mayu Morita are the colour key artists and Ryuta Undo is directing the CG. Akito Suzuki is the compositing director of pictures, and Eiichi Nishimura is enhancing. Satoshi Motoyama is directing the sound. Parts Backyard is producing the music.
The Jujutsu Kaisen anime premiered in October 2020, and it had 24 episodes. Gekijō-ban Jujutsu Kaisen 0 (Jujutsu Kaisen 0 the Film), a brand new anime movie for the franchise, will open this winter. The movie is predicated on Gege Akutami‘s Jujutsu Kaisen 0 Tokyo Toritsu Jujutsu Kōtō Senmon Gakkō (Jujutsu Kaisen 0: Tokyo Prefectural Jujutsu Excessive College) manga prequel story.
Akutami launched the manga in Shueisha‘s Weekly Shonen Soar journal in March 2018. Shueisha printed the manga’s sixteenth compiled guide quantity on June 4. The manga has over 50 million copies in circulation.
The manga went on hiatus starting with the Weekly Shonen Soar‘s twenty ninth difficulty on June 21 as a result of Akutami’s poor well being. The journal will announce when the manga will return at a later date as soon as Akutami has sufficiently recovered
Viz Media printed the manga’s first three chapters in English concurrently with Japan as a part of its Soar Begin initiative. When Viz then switched to its new Shonen Soar mannequin in December 2018, the corporate started publishing new chapters of the manga digitally. Shueisha can also be publishing the manga on its MANGA Plus web site.