The new commercial for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of sci-fi manga Kiwaguro no Brynhildr (Gokukoku no Brynhildr/Brynhildr in the Darkness) is released today.
The anime is directed by Kenichi Imaizumi (Reborn!, Seitokai no Ichizon Lv.2) and produced by ARMS (Elfen Lied, Queen's Blade,Wanna be the Strongest in the World).
The story follows high school boy Ryōta Murakami, who cannot forget his female childhood friend whom he let die in an accident. Feeling that he must fulfill their promise of proving the existence of aliens, he has continuously looked up at the sky as a member of the astronomy club. One day, a girl named Neko Kuroha who looks exactly like his childhood friend appears as a transfer student. It turns out that she is a magic-user that has run away from a research lab.
Ryota Ousaka as Ryota Murakami
Risa Taneda as Neko Kuroha
Aya Suzaki as Kana Tachibana
M.A.O as Kazumi Schlieren-Sauer
Asuza Tadokoro as Kotori Takatori
Director: Kenichi Imaizumi
Script: Yukinori Kitajima (Hamatora)
Character designer/animation director: Hiroaki Karasu (Maoyu)
Animation Production: ARMS