A new visual for the original anime series Active Raid: Kidou Kyoushuushitsu Dai Hakkei by Production IMS and 3D animation studio Orange has been featured in the March 2016 issue of NewType as a double page spread. You can purchase this issue here (get 5% off with coupon code MOE-N3Y-4YW0QK).

New Active Raid Visual Revealed in Japanese Magazine

In related news, Asami Kazari from the series has been featured as a poster in the March 2016 issue of Megami. You can purchase this issue here (get 5% off with coupon code MOE-N3Y-4YW0QK).

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The cast for the anime is as follows:

  • Nobunaga Shimazaki (Kaito Kirishima from Ano Natsu de Matteru) from Takeru Koroki
  • Takahiro Sakurai (Atsumu Matsuyuki from AnoHana) as Soichiro Sena
  • Ari Ozawa (Mizuki Sera from Classroom Crisis) as Asami Kazari
  • Haruka Hoshimiya (Kiriko Kiyuna from Kenzen Robo Daimidaler) as Shizuka Ishigami
  • Masayo Kurata (Karinka from Steel Angel Kurumi) as Rin Yamabuki
  • Taishi Murata (Eiichirou Maruo from Baby Steps) as Tomoki Hachijou
  • Yuuka Aisaka (Aika Tsube as Ore, Twintails ni Narimasu.) as Hinata Yamabuki
  • Natsuki Hanae (Inaho Kaizuka from Aldnoah.Zero) as Mythos
  • Tooru Ookawa (Toshio Ozaki from Shiki) will voice Yasuharu Funasaka
  • Saori Oonishi (Eriri Spencer Sawamura from Saenai Heroine no Sodatekata) as Madoka Amano
  • Kousuke Toriumi (Shunsuke Imaizumi from Yowamushi Pedal) as Kyoukai-san
  • Hikaru Midorikawa (Keiichi Iwase from Ame-iro Cocoa) as Koutarou Inagi
  • Sayaka Ohara (Karen El from Blade & Soul) as Eriko Kominato
  • Daiki Yamashita (Arashi Mikami from Triage X) as Doc

The staff includes:

The first promotional video:

Anime visual:

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Active Raid: Kidou Kyoushuushitsu Dai Hakkei is a Japanese anime television series produced by Production IMS and Orange is producing the 3D CG, with Gorou Taniguchi as chief director. It is scheduled to air from January 2016.

Active Raid synopsis from Haruhichan:

Set in a part of Tokyo that has descended into a quagmire, the story follows Unit 8 of the 5th Special Public Security Section’s 3rd Mobile Assault Division, popularly called “The Eighth,” who don powered armor “Willwear” exoskeletons to counter the rise in crime.