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The upcoming Summer 2017 anime Made in Abyss has revealed its second trailer, a new key visual, and more info on the cast! We also know the broadcast schedule and the theme song artists! The anime is an adaptation of Akihito Tsukushi’s manga of the same name.
Miyu Tomita and Mariya Ise, the voice actors of Rico and Regu, will perform the opening theme with the title ‘Deep in Abyss.’ You can hear the song in the preview video below. The two actors will be joined by the voice of Nanachi, Shiori Izawa, for the ending theme, ‘Tabi no Hidarite, Saihate no Migite’.
The story follows orphan girl Riko who wants to explore the massive hole called the Abyss which remains largely undiscovered. One day, while she is exploring in the hole, she picks up a boy-shaped robot…
The anime is being directed by Masayuki Kojima (Black Bullet, MONSTER) and produced by Kinema Citrus (Shakunetsu no Takkyū Musume, Kumamiko, Barakamon). The series composer is Hideyuki Kurata. Kazuchika Kise (Ghost in the Shell: Arise Alternative ArchitectureII) is the character designer.
The new key visual:
The cast along with the character illustrations:
The second trailer:
Here are some bonus screenshots:
AT-X: 7 July at 21:30
Tokyo MX: 7 July at 25:40 (1:40 a.m. next day)
BS11: 7 July at 27:00 (3.00 a.m. next day)
The series will later broadcast on TV Aichi, Sun TV, KBS Kyoto, TVQ Kyushu Broadcasting, and Saga TV.
It will also stream in the Japanese branch of Amazon Prime Video on Saturdays at 25:40 (1:40 a.m. next day).
Made in Abyss is part of our lineup for Summer 2017.
Official Page: http://miabyss.com/
Twitter Page: https://twitter.com/miabyss_anime
Anime Info: http://manga.tokyo/anime_info/made-in-abyss/