“Moriarty the Patriot” Anime 1st PV Unveils the Criminal Revolution! Premieres on October 11!

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The mystery TV anime “Moriarty the Patriot” (憂国のモリアーティ) starts streaming the 1st PV that previews the dangerous life of the Moriarty brothers. The series will premiere on 11th October 2020.

Voice actor Tasuku Hatanaka (畠中 祐) performs the opening song “DYING WISH,” while STEREO DIVE FOUNDATION performs the ending song “ALPHA.”

Synopsis

The untold story of Sherlock Holmes’ greatest rival, Moriarty!

Before he was Sherlock’s rival, Moriarty fought against the unfair class caste system in London by making sure corrupt nobility got their comeuppance. But even the most well-intentioned plans can spin out of control—will Moriarty’s dream of a more just and equal world turn him into a hero…or a monster?

In the late 19th century, Great Britain rules over a quarter of the world. Nobles sit in their fancy homes in comfort and luxury, while the working class slaves away at their jobs. When young Albert James Moriarty’s upper-class family adopts two lower-class orphans, the cruelty the boys experience at his family’s hands cements Albert’s hatred of the nobility he was born into. He asks the older of the two boys—who has a genius mind and a killer instinct—to help him rid the world of evil, starting with Albert’s own family!

Staff and Production

Original Works: Ryōsuke Takeuchi (竹内良輔) and Hikaru Miyoshi (三好 輝)【Serializing in Jump Square】
Director: Kazuya Nomura (野村 和也)
Series Composition: Go Zappa (雑破 業), Taku Kishimoto (岸本 卓)
Character Design & Art Director: Tooru Ookubo (大久保 徹)
Coloring: Sayoko Noda (野田採芳子)
Art Director: Yoshio Tanioka (谷岡善王) from Bihou
Compositing Director of Photography: Hiroshi Tanaka (田中宏侍), Fumika Takahashi (髙橋文花)
3D Director: Chiaki Kumakura (熊倉ちあき) from IKIF+
Editing: Junichi Uematsu (植松淳一)
Sound Director: Shōji Hata (はたしょう二)
Music: Asami Tachibana (橘 麻美)
Animation: Production I.G

Character and Cast

■ William James Moriarty – CV: Sōma Saitō (斉藤 壮馬)
■ Albert James Moriarty – CV: Takuya Satō (佐藤 拓也)
■ Louis James Moriarty – CV: Chiaki Kobayashi (小林千晃)
■ Sherlock Holmes – CV: Makoto Furukawa (古川 慎)
■ Sebastian Moran – CV: Satoshi Hino (日野 聡)
■ Fred Porlock – CV: Yūto Uemura (上村祐翔)
■ John H. Watson – CV: Yuuki Ono (小野友樹)

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