News Tatakau Shisho - The Book of Bantorra's 2nd Promo Streamed
posted on 2009-08-17 12:14 EDT by Egan Loo
The official website for the Tatakau Shisho - The Book of Bantorra anime series has posted the second advance promotional video. (In the linked page, select the first option in the lefthand menu, and then select first option in the righthand menu.) Ishio Yamagata's original light novels center around Hamutz, the world's most powerful armed librarian who is in charge of the books that store the dead at Bantorra Library. The website also posted the staff and cast list.
Toshiya Shinohara (Kuroshitsuji, Inuyasha movies) is directing animators at david production. Mari Okada (Kuroshitsuji, CANAAN) is supervising the scripts, and Masaki Yamada (Appleseed movies, Bubblegum Crisis: Tokyo 2040) is designing the characters. Romi Paku plays Hamutz, and the other castmembers include Akira Ishida, Ayako Kawasumi, Haruka Tomatsu, Hirofumi Nojima, Kenta Miyake, Miyu Irino, Miyuki Sawashiro, Ryotaro Okiayu, Toru Ohkawa, and Yuuichi Nakamura. The anime will premiere in Japan on October 2.
Source: Saishin Anime Jōhō
Image © Ishio Yamagata, Shigeki Maeshima/Shueisha, Bantorra Library