The official YouTube channel of Toei Animation’s upcoming original 3DCG TV anime series Seikaisuru Kado/KADO: The Right Answer has posted a 150-second first concept trailer including live-action footage featuring the three main voice cast: Hiroaki Miura (Kojiro Shindo), M.A.O (Saraka Tsukai), and Kenji Akabane (Shuhei Asano). The clip was also aired on Japanese TV last night.
Seikaisuru Kado/KADO: The Right Answer is set to premiere on Tokyo MX on April 7, then on MBS and BS Fuji four days later.
“Seikaisuru Kado” 1st concept trailer
Cast (Live Action):
Director: Yuma Takahashi (Aniplex)
Music: Taro Iwashiro
DP: Chikara Takeshita
AD: Kaori Yasumi
PM: Ryosuke Mitsuoka
Planning & Animation: Toei Animation
— 「正解するカド」公式 (@Seikaisuru_Kado) January 24, 2017
The story follows the protagonist Kojiro Shindo, who is a shrewd negotiator at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
of Japan. When his passenger aircraft is taking off from the Haneda airport, a mysterious giant cube suddenly
appears in the sky. After growing bigger rapidly, it swallows the airplane with 252 passengers. The name of
the cube is “Kado.” A mysterious person (?) Yaha-Kui Zashunina who comes out of Kado tries to make contact
with human race, and Shindo in the cube has to work as a mediator between human and Yaha-Kui Zashunina.
Meanwhile, Japanese Government also sends international negotiator Saraka Tsukai into Kado as their representative.
Who is Yaha-Kui Zashunina, and what is his true purpose?
Main Voice Cast:
Kojiro Shindo: Hiroaki Miura
Saraka Tsukai: M.A.O
Shuhei Asano: Kenji Akabane
Yaha-Kui Zashunina: Takuma Terashima
Ritsu Natsumi: Shizuka Ito
Kanata Shinawa: Rie Kugimiya
Kozo Inutaba: Hiroshi Naka
Takumi Gonno: Takuta Kirimoto
General Director: Kazuya Murata (Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet)
Series Director: Masaki Watanabe (Battle Spirits: Saikyou Ginga Ultimate Zero)
Scripts: Mado Nozaki (know, Fantasista Doll Eve)
Character Design: Aco Arisaka (Magudala de Nemure, Vanishing Starlight)
Character Supervisor: Horoshi Miyamoto (PreCure Dream Stars!)
Music: Taro Iwashiro (Red Cliff, The Heroic Legend of Arslan)
Producer: Koichi Noguchi (Expelled from Paradise)
Anime Production: Toei Animation
Production: Toei Animation, Kinoshita Group, Toei
ED Song “Eien no Kotae” is performed by HARUCA
— HARUCA(西尾晴香) (@N_hrk331) January 24, 2017
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