Phantom in the Twilight Anime's 3rd Character Video Highlights Tauryu
posted on by Crystalyn Hodgkins
The official website for smartphone game company Happy Elements' first original anime Phantom in the Twilight began streaming the show's third character video on Sunday. The video highlights the character Tauryu (voiced by Tomokazu Sugita). The video also reveals that the show will premiere in Japan on Tokyo MX and BS Fuji on July 9 late at night at 12:30 a.m. (effectively July 10).
The series is being developed in Japan and China.
Kunihiro Mori (Mars Daybreak) is directing the anime at LIDEN FILMS. Fumiaki Maruto (How to Raise a Boring Girlfriend, Classroom Crisis) and Shunsaku Yano are handling the series composition. Maruto is also credited with the original story, and Yano is also credited with the world setting. Hidari (Fire Emblem Echoes -Shadows of Valencia-) is designing the characters, and Megumi Yamashita is adapting the designs for animation. Z-Ton (AntiMagic Academy "The 35th Test Platoon") is handling the creature design.
The cast includes (Note: Name romanizations are not confirmed):
Takahiro Sakurai as Vlad Garfunkel
Nobuhiko Okamoto as Luke Bowen
Tomokazu Sugita as Tauryu
Daiki Yamashita as Wayne King
The story takes place in London at Café Forbidden, a mysterious café that only opens at night. The protagonist is a girl who is in London to study abroad. She meets the handsome men who work this place where the guardians of the boundary between the human and shadow world gather.
Haruta Mayuzumi launched a manga set before the anime's story on LINE Manga on March 25.
Source: Phantom in the Twilight Anime's Official Website