Kino’s Journey the Beautiful World – the Animated Series has revealed a new key visual! The anime adaptation is based on the novel by Keiichi Sigsawa, and will broadcast during Fall 2017.
The new key visual shows Kino and Hermes in the center and at the back are Shizu, Ti, and the dog Riku. In the back, there is of course the breathtaking view that Kino will be able to enjoy with Hermes. You can see the full-length character designs on the official website.
It is a fantasy story, in which Kino travels around on the talking motorcycle Hermes. The light novel series has sold over 8 million copies and was already made into an anime in 2003. It has been officially confirmed that the series would start this October and broadcast on AT-X, Tokyo MX, Sun TV, KBS Kyoto and BS11. Details on the exact air date will follow soon.
Τhe ending and opening theme will be performed by Nagi Yanagi. She belongs to NBC Universal and was involved with Berserk and other famous works. She is also involved in the anime production of the upcoming anime Just Because!. Her music is like a fairy tale and fits the dreamy world of Kino.
TV Anime Kino’s Journey the Beautiful World – the Animated Series
Aoi Yuki as Kino
Soma Saito as Hermes
Yuichiro Umehara as Shizu
Kenichiro Matsuda as Riku
Ayane Sakura as Ti
Lynn as Shishou (Master)
Kazuyuki Okitsu as Aibou (Partner)
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