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Lost in Translation
For adults who never wanted to grow up—
Director - Takahiro Omori
Series Composition - Hideyuki Kurata
Character Design - Chinatsu Kurahana
Production - manglobe
A fresh! Bold! Thrilling new original animation is born here.
Masayoshi Hazama is regular man who became a hero of justice on his own without any special powers, or any enhancement surgery. Hidenori Goto is a policeman who uncovered his identity in a cruel twist of fate, and has been getting caught up in his trouble ever since. This show follows these two as it presents a dramatic rendition of the troubles and meaning behind acting as a hero of justice in the modern world, with a comical and serious take on the drama born from that, as well as the birth of a true hero.
Director Takahiro Omori, a man reputed for his ability in depicting real life stories like Durarara!! and Natsume's Book of Friends, Hideyuki Kurata, a man with a unique sense for Series Composition shown in ROD and GUNxSWORD, Chinatsu Kurana, an Original Character Designer who's gained vast support for her work on Uta no Prince –sama and Aquarion Evol, as well as manglobe, a team seeking to reach new heights with original animation such as Michiko and Hacchin and Samurai Champloo, are in charge of production for this anime!
A tale of love of justice for adults who never wanted to grow up, by adults who never wanted to grow up.
VA: Toshiki Masuda
A young man who acts as a model in a fashion magazine. Thanks to his grandfather who loved action heroes, he grew up admiring heroes since he was young, and then he finally makes his debut as the new hero, “Samurai Flamenco”, an idea his grandfather came up with. Will he punish evil with the hammer of justice?
VA: Tomokazu Sugita
A police officer working a police box. He's diligent about his work in the police box, but he's normal, average young man with no particular feelings towards justice in his private life. One day he happens to learn about the hero of justice, Samurai Flamenco, by chance. Ever since then his days have been more chaotic…
VA: Haruka Tomatsu
She's a talented who works as the center in a three-member idol group, Mineral Miracle Muse, and composes their music and lyrics. She's a bright, happy mood maker who can approach anyone.
Mineral Miracle Muse's leader. She's from Kansai. She's very caring and works hard to keep the group together.
VA: Erii Yamazaki
A member of Mineral Miracle Muse. She's currently in high school, and a bit shy and laid back. Her English pronunciation is close to native.
VA: Jurota Kosugi
An Actor currently playing the lead role in “Red Axe”, an ongoing hero action show. Apparently he travels the world.
VA: Toru Okawa
An older man who works in the development department of Monsters Stationary, a large stationary manufacturer.
VA: Chie Nakamura
A talented manager working for Ceaser Pro, an entertainment production company. She works hard every day trying to sell justice and heroism to the public.
VA: Satoshi Mikami
The man who runs High Rollers Hi, a web news site. He takes an interest in Samurai Flamenco and begins plotting to reveal his identity.