Kadokawa released the second promotional video and the second A key visual (by character designer Nozomi Kawano ) with a poker-themed animation
Sunday’s multimedia project. The video announces the January 9 premiere of the two other cast members and the anime.
The newly announced cast members are :
Toshiyuki Morikawa as Greg Young, An experienced captain of the Shield City Police
Rie Takahashi as Sugar Peas, Young
A rookie detective under him*)
- Previously announced cast members include: Sato Yuan as Finn Oldman
- Toshiki Masuda as Chris Redgrave
Toshi Horie as Leo Constantine Pinochle
as Wendy Satō
- Yuichiro Umehara as Vijay KumarSingh
as Bernard Symons
- Nobunaga Shimazaki as Owen Alldays
- Kwan Chi Wo as Ban Klondike
- Toyonaga Toshiyuki As tilted
- Chiharu Sawashiro as Bobby Ball
Anime premiered at AT-X frequency Road 8: 11 PM (6: am EST), it will also run on Tokyo MX , Aichi TV , KBS Kyoto , Sun TV , and BS.
Kadokawa describes the story:after finding out his orphanage was on the brink of closure due to financial pressure , Finn, who was living on the streets, set foot on the casino for the purpose of getting rich. However, nothing can prepare Finn for the nightmare that awaits him. Once there, Finn encounters a car chase and bloody shootout caused by the man’s “lucky” card.
Finn will finally know what the shootout is about. The world order can be made by a group of 56 X-Playing cards are able to grant different superhuman powers and abilities to the person who owns them. With these cards, people gain access to the hidden powers of the “partners” that can be found within themselves.
There is a secret organization of players who are directly ordered by the King of Fourland to collect cards scattered throughout the kingdom, while working part-time as employees of the luxury car manufacturer Pinochle . Finn is scouted as the fifth member of the group and soon joins the players on a dangerous quest to find the cards.
“All you need in life is courtesy, dignity and the will to risk your own life.”
However, Who’s Who, a rival automaker bent on taking down Pinochle, and the Klondikes, a notorious mafia family, stand in the gang’s way.
Driven by justice, lust and revenge, a frantic battle between card players is about to begin!
are you ready?
The decisive battle is over!!
PublisherTMS, Author Kawamoto Homura (
franchise), his brotherHikaru Muno ( novel) credits to the original, and Ebimo credited as the original character designer. The animation staff is:
Director: Junichi Wada (, Caligula, ) Series composition: Naoki Kuroyanagi Script: Kenichi Yamashita, Kazuhiko Inukai, Shingo Nagai
- Character design: Nozomi Kawano (Radiant)
Animation Director: Nozomi Kono , Haruna Nagata
- Chroma Key Artist: Yumi Nagi
Artistic Director: Minori Onishi , Taigoro Suzuki CG Director: Martha Form I Uchiyama
- Edit: Rie Itō
Photography composition guide: Tomoyuki Kuni
Action animation director/main animator: Mochizuki Shunpei , Junichi Hayama
Special effects animation director: Takashi Hashimoto Sound Director: Shoko Haneda Sound Effect: Hiromune Kurahashi Music:
- Card Design: Balcony.
Concept Art: Leon ( Graphic Studio)
- Animation Production: Studio Hibari
- Produced by: TMS Entertainment
The band FIVE NEW OLD sang the opening song “Trickster.”
The project will release its first volume theatrical CD on December 3rd. Publisher Kadokawa , Anime Studio TMS Entertainment , Entertainment Company Sammy Corporation is presenting poker-themed items. The companies previously revealed that the project will include anime, manga and novels.
-♢9 No Mercy Manga in Square Enix
August Service00. The project’s original character designer Ebimo drew the manga.
Kawamoto and Muno also participated in the production of the TV animation and
Build Divide multimedia project of media company Aniplex, Card game design company Yūhodō and animation studio LIDEN FILMS.
Source: Press Release 192087
- Daisuke Ono as Theodore Constantine Pinochle
- Toshihiko Seki as Norman Kingstadt
as Brist Blitz Broadhurst
- Mie Sonozaki as Brandy Blumenthal