VIDEO: FUNimation Posts English “Dimension W” Anime Preview

FUNimation has posted an English version of the second preview for Dimension W. The new anime adaptation of Yuji Iwahara’s hit sci-fi mystery manga will be getting a global simulcast in 2016. 



Series Summary:

In the year 2071, the world’s energy problems seem solved by a network of cross-dimensional electric-field inductors- “”coils”” -that extract energy from a seemingly infinite source. That source is the W dimension, a fourth plane that exists beyond the X, Y, and Z dimensions.

In this world, unofficial “”illegal”” coils harness powers that the police can’t hope to counter. Dealing with these coils is the job of coil-hating repo man Kyoma, whose run-in with the unique coil android Mira leads the two to form a reluctant partnership.

Author: Yuji Iwahara (Darker than Black manga, King of Thorn)
Director: Kanta Kamei (Tales of Vesperia: The First Strike; Saekano: How to Raise a Boring Girlfriend)
Story Editor: Shotaro Suga (Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex, Darker than Black)
Character Design: Tokuyuki Matsutake (Mass Effect: Paragon Lost, Tales of Phantasia)
Production Studios: Studio 3Hz X ORANGE

Cast includes



Daisuke Ono as Kyōma Mabuchi.



Reina Ueda as Mira Yurisaki.



Akira Ishida as Alberto Schumann.



Kimiko Saito as Marie.



And Eri Suzuki as Elizabeth Greenhow-Smith.





 Yuichi Nakamura as Loser


The winter 2016 sci-fi TV anime’s opening will be STEREO DIVE FOUNDATION’s “Genesis,” accompanied by Fo’xTails ending “Contrast.”


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.