The official web site for Arknights: Prelude to Dawn, the tv anime adaptation of the Arknights smartphone sport, started streaming a teaser video for the anime on Saturday.

Takashi Matsuyama will play the character Ace within the anime. The character is voiceless within the sport.

Yuki Watanabe is directing the anime at Yostar Pictures, with Masataka Nishikawa as assistant director. Both have beforehand labored on the smartphone sport’s “Holy Knight Light” first anniversary anime quick, and Watanabe has labored on the sport’s quite a few animated promotional video shorts. Aya Takafuji (key animator for Fate/Grand Order Absolute Demonic Front: Babylonia, SSSS.Gridman) is adapting the character designs for animation.

Yostar Pictures described the anime as a “season one” when it introduced the present in October 2021.

Chinese builders Studio Montagne and Hypergryph launched the sport in China in May 2019, after which Yostar launched the sport worldwide in January 2020. The sport already impressed a number of animated promotional movies since 2019 and a nine-minute animated “Holy Knight Light” quick in December 2021 to mark the sport’s first anniversary.

The sport is ready in a fantasy world referred to as Terra with fashionable science-fiction motifs. Terra is suffering from uncommon however devastating Catastrophes that power most individuals to reside in nomadic cities. Catastrophes additionally carry forth the uncommon mineral Originium, which yields excessive power and is thus a helpful useful resource, but in addition consumes every thing round it because it grows. Those with extended publicity to Originium simply develop a losing illness generally known as Oripathy. The story facilities across the lives of Oripathy-infected people. A roving medical firm generally known as Rhodes Island provides a serving to hand and a spot to belong for the often-shunned Infected. However, Rhodes Island has typically had to conduct ad-hoc paramilitary actions towards the Reunion Movement, a terrorist group that conducts violent motion aimed toward governments that oppress the Infected.

Source: Arknights: Prelude to Dawn anime’s website through Otakomu