The official website of david productionthe new animated series based on Hiroshi takashige and Ryôji Minagawa‘s Spriggan (Striker) the manga started airing a new trailer for the anime on Friday, and Netflix broadcasts an English subtitled version of the teaser. Teaser reveals the anime’s delay until 2022 (the anime was previously scheduled to debut on Netflix This year). The site also revealed more staff.
New staff members include:
The cast of the anime includes:
Chiaki kobayashi as protagonist Yū Ominae
Yûhei Azakami as Jean Jacquemonde
Kenji hamada as Chief Yamamoto
Maria ise as Yoshino Somei
Hiroshi kobayashi (Rage of Bahamut Genesis assistant director, Kill the kill director of the episode) is directing the anime. Hiroshi seko (The attack of the Titans, Mob Psycho 100, Jujutsu kaisen) supervises and writes the scripts for the series, and Shūhei Handa (Little Witches Academy) designs the characters and serves as chief animation director.
Other staff include:
The story of the manga centers on Yū Ominae, a high school student who is also a Spriggan, an agent commissioned by the ARCAM Corporation to protect the ancient relics of an older advanced civilization from falling into the hands of states and entities that wish to misuse them.
Takashige wrote on Spriggan manga with artist Minagawa from 1989. Media viewing published edited versions of three of the eleven volumes of the manga as Striker in North America from 1998 to 1999. The manga inspired an animated film in 1998. ADV Movies released the film in 2002 with an English dubbing.