P.A. Works Announces Sirius the Jaeger, an Original TV Anime Project

Thursday, March 22nd, 2018

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Sirius the Jaeger | Visual

P.A. Works have opened a website announcing a new original TV anime, Sirius the Jaeger. Along with the website, the company also released a trailer for the show. You can check it out below.

The English website describes the anime as follows:

Imperial Capital, 1930.
A strange group of people carrying musical instrument cases landed on Tokyo station.
They are called the “Jaegers”, who came to hunt vampires.
Amongst them, there stood a young man with striking serenity and unusual aura.
His name is Yuliy, a werewolf whose home village was destroyed by vampires.
Yuliy and the Jaegers engage in deadly battle over a mysterious holy arc only known as “The Arc of Sirius”.
What truth awaits them at the end…?
With eternal affinity and spiral of conspiracy entwine, the highly anticipated action-thriller anime begins!

Yuto Uemura will star as Yuliy in the anime. The other cast members are as follows (with unknown roles at this time):

  • Takahiro Sakurai
  • Kenyu Horiuchi
  • Nanako Mori
  • Yusuke Kobayashi
  • Shunsuke Takeuchi
  • Rie Takahashi
  • Junji Majima
  • Takehito Koyasu
  • Kenjiro Tsuda

Masahiro Ando will direct Sirius the Jaeger at P.A. Works. Kinu Nishimura is credited for the original character designs. Keigo Koyanagi is in charge of the series composition. Soichiro Sako is the chief animation director and Mai Matsuura is in charge of the animation character designs. Masaharu Yokoyama will compose the music and Jin Aketagawa is in charge of sound. The anime is produced by infinite.

Additional staff members are as follows:

  • Concept Design: Shiho Takeuchi
  • Action Animation Direcor: Masahiro Sato
  • Art Director: Junichi Higashi, Ayumi Sato
  • Photography Director: Kazuto Izumida
  • Edit: Ayumu Takahashi
  • Color Setting: Mika Sugawara
  • 3D Animation Director: Tariki Kiritani

Sirius the Jaeger is set to premiere sometime in July 2018.

SOURCES: Comic Natalie, ANN

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