The snow shall fall, and long-hidden memories shall be unearthed.

Earlier today, the official Re:Zero anime website updated with a new trailer for upcoming OVA Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World- Memory Snow. The 90-second promo opens with Subaru Natsuki recounting his exploits, before disclosing his ultimate mission: to ask Emilia on a date!

Theme song Relive by nonoc kicks in as a background track at the 36-second mark, as clips from the OVA begin to play in rapid succession.

Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World- Memory Snow opened in Japanese theaters on October 6.

Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World- Memory Snow Key VisualStudio Silver Link, who handled the TV series, will return to animate the new episode. The confirmed voice cast includes:

  • Subaru: YĆ«suke Kobayashi
  • Rem: Inori Minase
  • Ram: Rie Murakawa
  • Emilia: Rie Takahashi
  • Beatrice: Satomi Arai
  • Roswaal L. Mathers: Takehito Koyasu
    Yumi Uchiyama as Puck

Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World- is based on Tappei Nagatsuki’s light novel series of the same name. The series originally began airing in the Spring 2016 broadcast season, and ran for two cours.

Masaharu Watanabe (Wakaba Girl) directed the project at White Fox, with Kyuta Sakai (Higurashi no Naku Koroni Kai, Steins;Gate) providing character designs. Masahiro Yokotani (The Devil is a Part-Timer!, Free! – Iwatobi Swim Club) was in charge of series composition.

Crunchyroll streamed Re:ZERO as it aired in Japan. They describe the title as:

Natsuki Subaru, an ordinary high school student, is on his way home from the convenience store when he finds himself transported to another world. As he’s lost and confused in a new world where he doesn’t even know left from right, the only person to reach out to him was a beautiful girl with silver hair. Determined to repay her somehow for saving him from his own despair, Subaru agrees to help the girl find something she’s looking for…

Source: Comic Natalie