Studio Trigger’s upcoming original anime “BNA: Brand New Animal” (BNA ビー・エヌ・エー) reveals the first PV, additional cast and staff. It is scheduled to premiere in April 2020.
“Little Witch Academia” director Yoh Yoshinari (吉成 曜) is directing the anime at Trigger, with “Kill la Kill” head writer Kazuki Nakashima (中島 かずき) writing the scripts.
Newly announced staff includes Genice Chan as the conceptual artist, and “Sakura Wars: The Movie” key animation Yusuke Yoshigaki (芳垣 祐介) as the character designer. Anime movie“Garo: Divine Flame” key animation Naoki Takeda (竹田 直樹) is serving as chief animation director.
In the 21st century, animal-humans are hiding in the dark.
The story follows Michiru Kagemori (影森みちる), who was a normal human being and suddenly turns in to an animal-human. She escapes to a special area named “Anima City” (アニマシティ) and meets Shirou Ogami (大神士郎), a wolf-human who hates normal humans a lot.
They share their lives and get to know about each other. When they try to find out why Michiru suddenly became animal-human, they get into a part of the large incident…
▍Characters and Cast
■ Michiru Kagemori (影森みちる) CV: Sumire Morohoshi (諸星すみれ)
A tanuki-human and high school student who escapes to the “Anima City” for a secret reason.
■ Shirou Ogami (大神士郎) – CV: Yoshimasa Hosoya (細谷佳正)
A wolf-human who hates normal humans and takes good care of Michiru.
■ Maria Naganawa (日渡なずな) – CV: Maria Naganawa (長縄まりあ)
The best friend of Michiru. She aspires to be an idol.
■ Alan Sylvasta (アラン・シルヴァスタ) – CV: Kaito Ishikawa (石川界人)
The young CEO of the Sylvasta (シルヴァスタ) drug manufacturer and from a rich family.
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■ Barbarei Rose (バルバレイ・ロゼ) – CV: (高島雅羅)
■ Marīe Itami (マリー伊丹) – CV: (村瀬迪与)