Netflix Showcases Plans For “B: The Beginning” – The Anime Formerly Known as “Perfect Bones”

Continuing the news from Netflix’s Tokyo conference, the service updated their plans for B: The Beginning, the Production I.G anime from Kazuto Nakazawa (Parasite Dolls) originally known as Perfect Bones. 


They lay out the plans:

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. The series is comprised of 12 episodes and is a Production I.G. series that is set to debut globally on Netflix in Spring 2018. B: The Beginning stars Hiroaki Hirata, Yuki Kaji, Asami Seto, Hiroki Touchi, Minoru Inaba, Ami Koshimizu, Toshiyuki Toyonaga, Shintaro Tanaka, Atsushi Goto, Toshiyuki Morikawa and Kaito Ishikawa.

 

Original: Kazuto Nakazawa x Production I.G.

Directors: Kazuto Nakazawa, Yoshinobu Yamakawa

Producer Rui Kuroki

Screenplay: Katsunari Ishida

Character Designer and Key Animation Supervisor: Kazuto Nakazawa

Color Designer: Narumi Sakai

Art Supervisor: Yukio Nagasaki

Music: Yoshihiro Ike

Editor: Junichi Uematsu

Song: The Perfect World

Song-Arrange-Guitar: Marty Friedman

Bass: KenKen (aka LIFE IS GROOVE/RIZE/Dragon Ash)

Arrange-Programming: Koji Fujimoto

 

 

 

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Scott Green is editor and reporter for anime and manga at geek entertainment site Ain’t It Cool News. Follow him on Twitter at @aicnanime.