P.A. Works (Shirobako, Charlotte) updated their website on Monday to announce its 15th anniversary anime, Kuromukuro, an original TV anime series. The “mecha action” anime will air in 2016. The website is also began streaming the anime’s first promotional video.
Tensai Okamura (Darker than Black, Ao no Exorcist, The Seven Deadly Sins) is directing the anime at P.A. Works, while Ryou Higaki (Another) is handling the series composition, and Yuriko Ishii (Another, Nagi no Asukara) is handling the character designs.
The cast include:
- Youhei Azakami (Gakkatsu!’s Hiroshi-kun) as Oma Kennosuke Tokisada
- Mao Ichimichi (Gakkou Gurashi!’s Yuuri Wakasa) as Yukina Shirahane
- Reina Ueda (Ouka Ootori from Taimadou Gakuen 35 Shiken Shoutai) as Sophie Noelle
The first visual was also unveiled:
The studio celebrated its 10th anniversary with the Hanasaku Iroha, which was a 26-episode anime television series produced by P.A.Works and directed by Masahiro Ando. The screenplay was written by Mari Okada, with original character design by Mel Kishida.
Source: Moca news