Crunchyroll and Marvelous Entertainment Visit Red Night in 11 Eyes
Adaptation of Visual Novel Game Coming to Crunchyroll
San Francisco, CA and Tokyo, Japan (October 6, 2009) — Crunchyroll and Marvelous Entertainment announces today the addition of 11 EYES to Crunchyroll's Fall 2009 Anime Lineup. Adapted from Lass's Japanese visual novel game of the same name, 11 EYES is animated by Doga Kobo and features Daisuke Ono, of video game and anime voice-acting fame, in the lead role of Kakeru Satsuki. More information can be found at http://www.Crunchyroll.com/11 eyes.
“11 EYES will be a fast-paced adventure into alternative world of romance, action, and fantasy,” said Vince Shortino, President of Crunchyroll's Japan office. “This will be a real treat for fans of 'late-night' anime.”
11 EYES will be available worldwide outside of Japan, Hong Kong, Taiwan, and French-speaking Europe in standard definition free of charge to all visitors of Crunchyroll's website and across the Crunchyroll network one week after airing in Japan. Crunchyroll's Anime Members will receive early access to the program.
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Satsuki Kakeru lived an ordinary life, until one day - with childhood friend Minase Yuka - they are transported to a different world where an enormous, fiery black moon ebbs and flows in the blood-red colored sky. Taken aback by this "Red Night" world as well as the bizarre monsters that exist there, Kakeru and Yuka must either learn to fight to survive, or perish...
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