Ajin Unveils Key Visual And Blu-ray/DVD Information in 2016

Ajin Unveils Key Visual And Blu-ray/DVD Information in 2016

The official site of AJIN has published the key visual of the manga. The Blu-ray Disc and DVD volumes will begin shipping monthly in March. The limited first pressings of the first two volumes will include serial numbers for a random drawing to get event tickets early.

In the manga’s story, an immortal first appeared on an African battlefield 17 years ago. Later, rare, unknown new immortal lifeforms began appearing among humans, and they became known as “Ajin” (demi-humans). Just before summer vacation, a Japanese high school student named Kei Nagai is instantly killed in a traffic accident on his way home from school. However, he is revived, and a price is placed on his head. Thus begins a boy’s life on the run from all of humankind.(Src: ANN)

STAFF

Original: Sakurai Emon ( Kodansha ” ! Good afternoon ” series )
Total Director: Seshimo Hiroyuki

Director: Hiroaki Ando

Series Composition : Seko Koji

Production Designer : Tanaka Naoya

Character designer : Moriyama Yuki

Modeling Director: migraine塰満law

Art Director: Hiroshi Takiguchi

Color design : Noji Hiroosame

Director: Kazumi Ro-sei / RHO Chimo / Ide Keisuke

CG Supervisor: Iwata Takeshi / Mizoguchi Yuki / Sugai Susumu / Uehon Masayuki

Edit: Jun Watanabe
Sound Director : Iwanami Miwa

Music : Yugo Kanno


Episodes: 13
Status: Not Yet Aired
Start: Jan 16, 2016
Season: Winter 2016
Main Studio: POLYGON PICTURES
Genres: Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Seinen, Supernatural
Official Site: http://www.ajin.net/news/

CHARACTERS


 

 

 

Name: Kei Nagai
Kanji: 永井 圭
Rōmaji: Nagai Kei
Age: 17
Gender: Male
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Red
Occupations: Student (former)
Voice Actor: Mamoru Miyano

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

Name: Kaito
Kanji: 海斗
Rōmaji: Kaito
Age: 17
Gender: Male
Hair Color: Blonde (Dyed)
Black: (Natural)
Eye Color: Yellow
Occupations: Student
Voice Actor: Yoshimasa Hosoya

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

Name: Satō “Samuel T. Owen
Kanji: 佐藤
Rōmaji: Satō
Gender: Male
Hair Color: Grey
Occupations: Terrorist
Marine: (former)
Voice Actor: Houchu Ohtsuka

 

 


 

 

Name: Yū Tosaki
Kanji: 戸崎 優
Rōmaji: Tosaki Yū
Age: 25+
Gender: Male
Hair Color: Blonde
Eye Color: Blue
Occupations: Head of Ajin Research
Voice Actor: Takahiro Sakurai

 

 

 

 

 

 


Name: Izumi Shimomura
Kanji: 下村 泉
Rōmaji: Shimomura Izumi
Gender: Female
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Black
Occupations: Bodyguard
Student: (former)
Voice Actor: Mikako Komatsu

 

 

 

 

 


Name: Kōji Tanaka
Kanji: 田中功次
Rōmaji: Tanaka Kōji
Age: 20-30
Gender: Male
Hair Color: Black
Voice Actor: Daisuke Hirakawa

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Name: Kō Nakano
Kanji: 中野 攻
Rōmaji: Nakano Kō
Age: Possibly late teens
Gender: Male
Hair Color: Brown
Eye Color: Brown
Voice Actor: Jun Fukuyama

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

VIDEO

 

The manga ranked as a top manga series on the Nationwide Bookstore Employees’ Recommended Comics of 2014 list and in the 2014 edition of the Kono Manga ga Sugoi! guidebook. The series also received a nomination for the 18th Annual Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize “Reader Award” last year.  (SRC: ANN)

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