The brand new anime series GIBIATE, which includes legendary Japanese creators Yoshitaka Amano, Naoki Serizawa, and Yuzo Koshiro – all internationally acclaimed in the cultural scene of Japanese anime, manga and the game industry. The announcement was made by Yoshitaka Amano, the character designer of the anime and invited special guest speaker at NYCC.
New characters and new voice cast were unveiled at the panel. Kanzaki Sensui, the leading character in the anime, is voiced by Tetsuya Kakihara – a world famous voice actor who played leading roles in anime series Fairy Tail and Gurren Lagann. The all-star voice cast also includes: Yukiyo Fujii as Kathleen, Hiroki Touchi as Sanada Kenroku, Michio Hazama as Onikura Yukinojyo. GIBIATE is greatly expected as a global IP project, with all-star cast and content. The first trailer for GIBIATE premiered at Anime Expo 2019 in July and successfully exceeded 400k views in 2 weeks. Over half of the views were from America and China, which shows GIBIATE is eagerly anticipated among anime fans around the world.