Yokai Ningen Bem has announced a new anime production! It will air in 2019 under the title BEM.
The first Yokai Ningen Bem anime aired from 1968 to 1969. It follows Bem, Bela and Belo, who are labeled as humanoid monsters but still try to live an earnest life in the darkness. The series has been re-made before and even had a live action adaptation.
The cast and staff for BEM has also been revealed. Katsuyuki Konishi will voice Bem, MAO, will voice Bela and Kensho Ono voices Belo. Yoshiki Kodaka (Beyblade: Sol Blaze, the Scorching Hot Invader) will direct the series and it will be produced by Landq Studio (Chiruran 1/2). The original character design has been produced by illustrator Range Murata and is setting a completely new tone for Yokai Ningen Bem.
A first teaser trailer has been revealed, check it out below!
Original Work: ADK Emotions
Project Support: Production I.G
Series Composition: Atsuhiro Tomioka
Original Character Design: Tange Murata
Character Design: Masakazu Sunagawa
Animation Production: LandQ studios
Director: Yoshiki Kodaka