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Sirius the Jaeger Gets Two Teaser Trailers


Today’s update is twice as nice for folks seeking supernatural action!

Earlier today, the official Sirius the Jaeger anime website updated with two teaser trailers. The promos, which are available with English subtitles, highlight the two sides of the main conflict. One looks at the human characters, the other the vampires.

Human Trailer

Vampire Trailer

Sirius the Jaeger hits Japanese TV in July.

Sirius the Jaeger Key VisualMasahiro Ando (Sword of the Stranger, Under the Dog, Snow White with the Red Hair) is directing the project at P.A. Works, with the team of Mai Matsuura (The Betrayal Knows My Name, Pretty Rhythm All Star Selection) and Soichiro Sako (Magi: Adventure of Sinbad) providing character designs. Keigo Koyanagi (Regalia: The Three Sacred Stars, The Rising of The Shield Hero) is in charge of series composition.

Kishida Kyoudan & The Akeboshi Rockets will perform opening theme song Sirius.

Other confirmed crew members include:

  • Original Work: Project SIRIUS
  • Original Character Design: Kinu Nishimura
  • Chief Animation Director: Mai Matsuura
  • Chief Animation Director: Soichiro Sako
  • Concept Design: Shiho Takeuchi
  • Action Animation Direcor: Masahiro Sato
  • Art Director: Junichi Higashi, Ayumi Sato
  • Director of Photography: Kazuto Izumida
  • Edit: Ayumu Takahashi
  • Color Setting: Mika Sugawara
  • 3D Animation Director: Tariki Kiritani
  • Music: Masaru Yokoyama
  • Sound Director: Jin Aketagawa
  • Production: infinite

Yuto Uemura will play lead character Yuliy. Other confirmed cast members include:

  • Takahiro Sakurai
  • Kenyu Horiuchi
  • Nanako Mori
  • Yusuke Kobayashi
  • Shunsuke Takeuchi
  • Rie Takahashi
  • Junji Majima
  • Takehito Koyasu
  • Kenjiro Tsuda

Sirius the Jaeger will hit Japanese TV this July.

P.A. Works describes the show as:

Imperial Capital, 1930.

A strange group of people carrying musical instrument cases landed on Tokyo station.

They are called the “Jaegers”, who came to hunt vampires.

Amongst them, there stood a young man with striking serenity and unusual aura.

His name is Yuliy, a werewolf whose home village was destroyed by vampires.

Yuliy and the Jaegers engage in deadly battle over a mysterious holy arc only known as “The Arc of Sirius”.

What truth awaits them at the end…?

With eternal affinity and spiral of conspiracy entwine, the highly anticipated action-thriller anime begins!

Premiere

Sirius the Jaeger hits Japanese TV in July 2018.

Sources: Otakomu, Comic Natalie

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