The first season of the TV anime series Rewrite aired from July to September 2016. It has been announced that its second season will start on January 14, 2017!
Kotarou Tennouji had been living an ordinary life, investigating mysterious happenings at Kazamatsuri High School along with other members of the Occult Research Club. One day, he meets the ‘key’, Kagari, and this encounter becomes the beginning of Kotarou’s confrontation with the world’s fate. The world had once come to an ‘end’, but Kotarou fights against the future of destruction and tries to start everything over to protect the planet.
The tremendously popular game Rewrite was originally released in 2011. Tenshou (formerly known as Motoki Tanaka) will be the director and story editor for the anime project. Tenshou has also created the opening animation in the original game. Assisting the making and scriptwriting will be Romeo Tanaka, the scenario writer of the original game, and Kai (from Visual Arts), the scenario writer of the popular game Clannad.
On top of that, Masayuki Nonaka, who has worked with Tenshou as the main animator of the Grisaia Series (Grisaia no Kajitsu) will be designing the characters. Animation studio 8-bit will be producing the anime.
Original Works: Key/ VisualArts
Director/Series Composition: Tensho
Making and Script Assistance: Romeo Tanaka / Kai (VisualArts)
Screenplay: Takashi Aoshima / Tatsuya Takahashi
Original character design: Itaru Hinoue
Character design: Masayuki Nonaka
Chief animation Director: Hiromi Nakagawa
Art Setting : Yoshinori Shiozawa
Art Director: Kazuhiro Inoue
Color Setting: Tomomi Murakami
SFX Director: Katsuto Ogawa
CGI Director: Masato Takahashi
Editor: Mutsumi Takemiya
Music: Shinji Orito/Maiko Iuchi / Soshi Hosoi / Ryo Mizutsuki / Jun Maeda
Music Production: VisualArts
Sound Production: Magic Capsule
Animation Production: eight bit
Kotarou Tennouji: Masakazu Morita
Kotori Kanbe: Chiwa Saito
Chihaya Ohtori: Saya Shinomiya
Akane Senri: Eri Kitamura
Sizuru Nakatsu: Keiko Suzuki
Lucia Konohana: Risa Asaki
Kagari: Kana Hanazawa