Accel World: Infinite Burst Key Visual Posted
posted on by Karen Ressler
The film will open on July 23 in Japan.
Original light novel series author Reki Kawahara (Sword Art Online) is writing the story for the original new anime, and it will add new characters.
The returning staff and cast include:Original Creator: Reki Kawahara
Original Novel Illustrations: HIMA
Director: Masakazu Obara
Character Design/Animation Director: Yukiko Aikei
Duel Avatar Design/Action Director: Yousuke Kabashima
Animation Production: Sunrise
Sachika Misawa as Kuroyukihime
Yuuki Kaji as Haruyuki
Aki Toyosaki as Chiyuri
Shintarō Asanuma as Takumu
Kadokawa published the 19th volume of the light novel series last October. Yen Press is publishing the light novel series in English, and shipped the fifth volume last November. Yen Press also publishes the manga adaptation by Hiroyuki Aigamo, and shipped the sixth volume in January. The 24-episode television anime adaptation premiered in 2012, and Viz Media streamed the series on Hulu as it aired in Japan. Viz Media released the series on DVD and Blu-ray in 2013.