Suddenly, every software engineer had a distinct flashback.

Earlier today, an official website opened its doors to announce that an original anime film titled Hello World is in the works. The first staffers and a visual were revealed for the project.

We break the details down below.

Key Visual

The image features a globe, that is covered by an impenetrable array of buildings.

Hello World Anime Film Visual


Tomohiko Ito (Sword Art Online, Erased) will direct the project at Graphnica, with Yukiko Horiguchi (K-On!, Lucky Star) providing character designs. Mado Nozaki (Babylon, KADO – The Right Answer) is writing the screenplay.

The film will hit Japanese theaters in Fall 2019. The website bills it as a sci-fi love story.

Source: Ota-suke