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Double Decker! Doug & Kirill Anime Schedules Extra Episodes' Premieres

posted on by Rafael Antonio Pineda
To stream in Japan on February 10, March 10, April 10

The official website for Double Decker! Doug & Kirill, the anime series that is "one part" of Sunrise's "new Tiger & Bunny animation project," revealed the premiere dates and streaming services for the three-episode Double Decker! Doug & Kirill Extra Story anime on Wednesday. The premiere dates are:

  • February 10: EX episode 1, "Nana-nin no Keiji no Nichijō!" (The Daily Lives of 7 Detectives, set between episodes 4 and 5)
  • March 10: EX episode 2, "Infernal Unfair!" (set between episodes 8 and 9)
  • April 10: EX episode 3, "Keiji Kariage Yukemuri Satsujin Jikenbo!" (Detective Buzz-Cut: The Case of the Steam Murderer, set after episode 13)

In Japan, the episodes will be available on Bandai Channel, Amazon Video, Netflix, J:COM on Demand, au Video Pass, milplus, Video Market, music.jp, DMM.com, Hikari TV, Tsutaya TV, RakutenTV Aku Tobira, Google Play, PlayStation Video, Happy Dōga, Movie Full Plus, d Animate Store, Hulu, U-NEXT, Anime Hōdai, Flat Dōga, dTV, FOD, and Abema TV.

The episodes will also be available on Blu-ray Disc and DVD.

The main television anime premiered in Japan on Tokyo MX on September 30 at 10:30 p.m. Crunchyroll debuted the first two episodes at its Crunchyoll Expo event earlier in September, and streamed the first episode before the television premiere. Funimation is streaming an English dub.

Crunchyroll describes the anime:

The city state of Lisvalletta. Two suns rise above this city, and the people here live peaceful lives, but in the shadows crime and illegal drugs run rampant. Among them is the dangerous, highly lethal drug "Anthem" which casts a dark shadow over the city. The SEVEN-O Special Crime Investigation Unit specializes in cracking down on Anthem. This unit operates in two man "buddy" teams in what's called the "Double Decker System" to tackle the problem. Doug Billingham is a seasoned investigator, and joining him is Kirill Vrubel, whose abilities are mysterious and unknown.

Joji Furuta (Utano☆Princesama Legend Star, The Seven Deadly Sins: Revival of The Commandments director, episode director and storyboarder on original Tiger & Bunny series) directed the series at Sunrise. Ryo Ando (Interviews with Monster Girls) was in charge of series production, and Tomohiro Suzuki (Tiger & Bunny, One-Punch Man, ACCA: 13-Territory Inspection Dept.) returned to oversee the series scripts. Manga creator Masakazu Katsura (Zetman) returned to design the main characters, and Norihiro Itagaki returnd efrom the Tiger & Bunny The Movie -The Rising- and Tiger & Bunny the Movie: The Beginning films to handle the animation character design. Yuki Hayashi (My Hero Academia, Haikyu!!, Death Parade) composed the music.

Sources: Double Decker! website, Comic Natalie


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