Anime Limited Acquires B: The Beginning
posted on by Andrew Osmond
Anime Limited announced that it has acquired Production I.G's 12-part series B: The Beginning. It is tentatively planned to be released as a Collectors Blu-ray in 2019.
Anime Limited adds that fans of B: The Beginning should 'expect some more exciting UK-related news' soon.
Kazuto Nakazawa (Kill Bill's animated segment, Moondrive, Parasite Dolls) and Production I.G are listed as the original creators of the series. Nakazawa and Yoshiki Yamakawa (Little Busters!) directed the series, and Nakazawa also designed the characters and served as key animation supervisor. Katsuya Ishida wrote the screenplay. Yoshihiro Ike (Rage of Bahamut: Genesis, Tiger & Bunny) composed the music.
Netflix describes the story:
In a world powered by advanced technology, crime and action unfold in the archipelagic nation of Cremona. Koku, the protagonist. Keith, the legendary investigator of the royal police force RIS. A mysterious criminal organization. A wide variety of characters race through the fortified city as it is beset by the serial killer, Killer B, and a chain of crimes in this suspense drama by director Kazuto Nakazawa and Production I.G.