Anime Expo announced that it will host guests for a panel on Fuji TV’s upcoming +Ultra anime programming block and its first two anime titles Ingress and revisions on July 7, 2018.
For Ingress, guests include director Yūhei Sakuragi and producers Tomohiko Ishii of CRAFTER and Akitoshi Mori of Fuji TV. Niantic CEO John Hanke will also attend the event.
The anime is based on Niantic’s game app of the same name, which launched in 2012. The anime will premiere in October 2018.
Sakuragi is directing the anime at Craftar with assistant director Yoshinari Irikawa, and Sōki Tsukishima and Tora Tsukishima are writing the scripts. Hidehiro Kawai is composing the music. Takeshi Honda is credited with the original character designs.
For revisions, the guests are producers Kazuya Ide of Shirogumi and Toshiaki Obata of SLOWCURVE.
The series is an original work and it will premiere in January 2019.
The +Ultra programming block will premiere in October 2018 as a 30-minute block. Fuji TV unveiled both the Ingress and revisions anime in March 2018.
Anime Expo will be taking place at the Los Angeles Convention Center in Los Angeles, California from July 5-8, 2018. There will be a pre-show event on July 4, 2018.