The TV anime adaptation of Sun Takeda’s (武田すん) manga series Gleipnir (グレイプニル) reveals a new key visual and PV. The anime is scheduled to premiere on 5th April 2020.
The story centers on Shuichi Kagaya, a seemingly normal high school student who has a monster (in a dog mascot costume) living inside his body. One day, his classmate Kurea Aoki found out his secret and he can no longer live the normal high school life. A pretty dangerous boy-meets-girl story begins…
▍Staff and Production
“Hozuki’s Coolheadedness Season 2” director Kazuhiro Yoneda (米田和弘) is directing the series at PINE JAM, and Shinichi Inotsume (猪爪慎一) is in charge of the series composition. “Haikyu!!” Takahiro Kishida (岸田隆宏) is responsible for character design.
H-el-ical performs the opening theme song “Altern-ate-”, while Mili performs the ending song “The Rain, the Fluid, the Smell” (雨と体液と匂い).
▍ Characters and Cast
■ Shuichi Kagaya (加賀谷修一) – CV: Natsuki Hanae (花江夏樹)
■ Kurea Aoki (青木紅愛) – CV: Nao Toyama (東山奈央)
■ Erena Aoki (青木江麗奈) – CV: Kana Hanazawa (花澤香菜)
■ Alien (宇宙人) – CV: Takahiro Sakurai (櫻井 孝宏)
■ Nana Mifune (三船奈々) – CV: Miku Itō (伊藤 美来)
■ Abukawa (アブカワ) – CV: Yoshiaki Hasegawa (長谷川 芳明)
■ Hikawa (氷川) – CV: Shizuka Ishigami (石上 静香)
■ Tadanori Sanbe (三部忠則) – CV: Hiroki Yasumoto (安元 洋貴)
■ Chihiro Yoshioka (吉岡ちひろ) – CV: Kana Ichinose (市ノ瀬 加那)
■ Ikeuchi (池内) – CV: Shōya Chiba (千葉 翔也)
■ Subaru (スバル) – CV: Yō Taichi (大地 葉)