Azure Striker Gunvolt OVA's English-subtitled Promo Video Reveals Returning Cast
posted on by Crystalyn Hodgkins
- Kaito Ishikawa as Gunvolt, "Azure Striker"
- Megu Sakuragawa as Lumen / Joule, "The Muse"
- Masashi Yukita as Asimov
- Ayumu Murase as Nova, "The Mighty"
The anime is being targeted for a winter 2016 release as an "on-demand" original video animation (OVA), and Inti Creates is considering releasing the anime on the Nintendo e-Shop. The company will host a premiere screening of the OVA at its "INTI CREATES FAN FESTA 20th Anniversary" event on November 5.
The anime's staff includes:
- Director/Storyboards/Producer: Yoshinori Odaka (B-Daman CrossFire, Cross Fight B-Daman eS)
- Script: Shigeru Murakoshi (Garo the Animation, Garo: Crimson Moon)
- Character Design/Animation Supervisor: Masakazu Sunagawa (Nōgyō Musume!, Maken-Ki! Battling Venus)
- Action Animation Director/Key Animator: Kōdai Kawase (Flowers of Evil, Blade & Soul key animation)
- Props/Mecha Design: Ryūta Nakahara (Shin Getter Robo vs. Neo Getter Robo, Robot Girls Z)
- Director of Photography: Polunt Sai
- Filming: LandQ studios
- Background Art Director: Kenichi Kurata (Kimi ga Nozomu Eien, Knights of Sidonia: Battle for Planet Nine)
- Background Art: Baku Production
- Color Design: Kanna Terabun (Battle Girls - Time Paradox, Ozma, Robot Girls Z)
- In-Between Check: Mikie Matsuyama (Oreshura, Oreimo 2)
Inti Creates recently released the Azure Striker Gunvolt 2 sequel game digitally on August 25 in Japan. The company released the Azure Striker Gunvolt Striker Pack that features the Azure Striker Gunvolt and Azure Striker Gunvolt 2 games in a physical package in Japan on the same day.
Azure Striker Gunvolt 2 will arrive digitally in on September 29 in N. America. Inti Creates will also release the Azure Striker Gunvolt Striker Pack on October 4 after a delay. The set will mark the first time the first game is getting a physical release in North America. Yacht Club Games (Shovel Knight) is publishing the set.
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