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New 30-Second “Fate/Extra Last Encore” Teaser Hits the Web


It’s a find day for a bright, burning shout, wouldn’t you agree?

Earlier today, Aniplex started streaming a new teaser trailer for Fate/Extra Last Encore. The 30-second promo opens with Saber of Red introducing herself, before cutting over to opening theme song Bright Burning Shout by T.M. Revolution (Takanori Nishikawa).

https://www.dailymotion.com/video/x6dm2xz

Fate/Extra Last Encore will hit Japanese TV on January 27. The full broadcast schedule is as follows:

  • Tokyo MX: 1/27/2018 at 24:00 (1/28/2018 at midnight)
  • Gunma TV: 1/27/2018 at 24:00 (1/28/2018 at midnight)
  • Tochigi TV: 1/27/2018 at 24:00 (1/28/2018 at midnight)
  • BS11: 1/27/2018 at 24:00 (1/28/2018 at midnight)
  • MBS: 1/30/2018 at 27:30 (1/31/2018 at 3:30AM)

Netflix is listed as “exclusive” streaming provider, though there is no word on whether this is limited to Japan or a global license. The platform will start streaming the show on January 31, with new episodes being added on Wednesdays.

The series will adapt the Fate/Extra series of video games.

Akiyuki Shinbo (Puella Magi Madoka Magica, Bakemonogatari) will direct the project at studio Shaft, with Masaaki Takiyama (Nyaruko: Crawling with Love! Season 2, Tokyo ESP) providing character designs. Fate/stay night creator Kinoko Nasu is in charge of series composition.

Other confirmed crew members include:

  • Series Director: Yukihiro Miyamoto
  • Music: Satoru Kousaki
  • Original Game: Marvelous & Type-Moon
  • Chief Animation Director: Hiroki Yamamura
  • Character Design: Hiroki Yamamura
  • Action Director: Kazuhiro Miwa
  • Art Director: Takuma Mochizuki
  • Color Key: Jin Hibino
  • CG Director: Shinya Takano
  • Director of Photography: Takayuki Aizu
  • Editor: Rie Matsubara
  • Sound Director: Yota Tsuruoka
  • Sound Production: Rakuonsha

The confirmed voice cast includes:

  • Hakuno Kishinami: Atsushi Abe
  • Saber: Sakura Tange
  • Rider: Urara Takano
  • Archer: Kousuke Toriumi
  • Caster: Ai Nonaka
  • Berserker: Kunihiko Yasui
  • Gawain: Takahiro Mizushima
  • Rin Tohsaka: Kana Ueda
  • Shinji Matō: Hiroshi Kamiya
  • Sakura Matō: Noriko Shitaya

The Fate/Extra games first hit Sony’s PSP in July 2010. Aksys Games released the game in North America in November 2011. The title was followed up by companion game Fate/Extra CCC, which features an opening movie directed by Shinbo at Shaft.

Source: Twitter (pKjd)

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