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

Staff

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