The director’s official website Kenji kamiyamathe new anime feature of Eien no 831 (The Eternal 831) revealed on Thursday the anime’s songwriter, theme song artists and January 30 premiere date. The site also revealed a new visual for the anime.
The anime premieres January 30 on NS. The anime commemorates the network’s 30th anniversary, which took place in April 2021.
Go Shiina (Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba) composes the music for the anime. Music duo Angela performs the theme song from the anime, while KanoeRana (first TONIKAWA: On the Moon for you ending theme) performs the opening theme song of the anime.
The cast of the anime includes:
The tagline on the teaser visual (pictured right) reads: “Who restarted time when it stopped?” ”
Kamiyama directs and writes the anime at Craftar, and he said last November that the anime is a “socially conscious youth crime adventure story.” The story takes place in Tokyo which is in deep disarray due to “an unprecedented calamity”.
Kamiyama is perhaps best known for leading the Ghost in the Shell: Self-contained complex, Eastern Eden, and Moribito – Keeper of the Spirit lively. He also directed 009 Re: Cyborg, Nap princess, and most recently, he co-directed the 2019 Ultraman the anime and the Ghost in the shell: SAC_2045 anime alongside Shinji aramaki. Netflix has released the last two anime worldwide.
Kamiyama is also co-directing this fall Blade Runner: Black Lotus animated series with Aramaki. he leads The Lord of the Rings: War of the Rohirrim prequel feature film.
Sources: Eien no 831 site anme, Comic Natalie