Netflix introduced on Sunday that it’ll launch david manufacturing‘s new anime sequence based mostly on Hiroshi Takashige and Ryōji Minagawa‘s Spriggan (Striker) manga worldwide on June 18. The firm can be streaming a brand new trailer.

The employees additionally revealed that Yoshimasa Hosoya will voice the character Iwao Akatsuki.

The anime stars:

  • Chiaki Kobayashi as protagonist Yū Ominae
  • Yōhei Azakami as Jean Jacquemonde
  • Kenji Hamada as Chief Yamamoto
  • Mariya Ise as Yoshino Somei
  • Ken Narita as Kōichi Moroha
  • Ayumu Murase as Colonel McDougal

Hiroshi Kobayashi (Rage of Bahamut Genesis assistant director, Kill la Kill episode director) is directing the anime. Hiroshi Seko (Attack on Titan, Mob Psycho 100, Jujutsu Kaisen) is supervising and writing the sequence scripts, and Shūhei Handa (Little Witch Academia) is designing the characters and serving as chief animation director.

The manga’s story facilities on Yū Ominae, a highschool scholar who can be a Spriggan, an agent charged by the ARCAM Corporation to guard the traditional relics of a complicated older civilization from falling into the palms of states and entities who want to misuse them.

Takashige wrote the Spriggan manga with artist Minagawa starting in 1989. Viz Media revealed edited variations of three of the manga’s eleven volumes as Striker in North America from 1998 to 1999. The manga impressed an anime movie in 1998. ADV Films launched the movie in 2002 with an English dub.

Sources: Netflix Anime’s Twitter account and YouTube channel, Comic Natalie