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Fate/Strange Fake Novels Get TV Anime Series

posted on by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Fate/strange Fake -Whispers of Dawn- anime special debuted at Anime Expo on Saturday

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Type-Moon announced at Anime Expo on Saturday that Ryohgo Narita's Fate/strange Fake spinoff story will get a television anime series adaptation. The staff revealed an exclusive U.S. teaser visual at the event.

The Fate/strange Fake -Whispers of Dawn- anime special held its English dub world premiere at Anime Expo on Saturday. The anime is premiering in Japan on July 2. The special is available on Crunchyroll now with an English dub.

The Fate/strange Fake -Whispers of Dawn- television anime special was first announced at the Aniplex Online Fest 2022 in September. Its scheduled December 31 airing was delayed due to production issues.

The previously announced Japanese and English cast members are:

Shun Enokido (Fate/Grand Order commercials, Flip Flappers episode director) and Takahito Sakazume (Fate/Grand Order commercials Fate/Apocrypha episode director) directed the special at A-1 Pictures. Daisuke Daitō (Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045, More Than a Married Couple, But Not Lovers) wrote the script. Yūkei Yamada (Fate/Apocrypha) designed the characters and served as chief animation director, and Hiroyuki Sawano (Attack on Titan, Mobile Suit Gundam UC) composed the music. Composer Hiroyuki Sawano's vocal project SawanoHiroyuki[nZk]:Laco is contributing the theme song "FAKEit."

Narita (Baccano!, Durarara!!) first published the Fake/states night story as an April Fool's joke in April 1, 2008. Narita then developed the story as a Fate/strange Fake supplement for the Type-Moon Ace Vol. 2 magazine, before launching a full-fledged light novel series with illustrations by Shizuki Morii in January 2015. Kadokawa's Dengeki Bunko imprint published the eighth light novel volume in February. Morii has also been simultaneously drawing the manga adaptation.

Source: Fate/strange Fake -Whispers of Dawn- panel at Anime Expo (Kalai Chik)

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