A staff and cast announcement has been made for the forthcoming Pandora to Akubi anime film.
Jun Soga is directing the film. Keisuke Ōkura is the character designer and chief animation director. Takahiro Obata is composing the music.
The film stars Yui Ogura as Pandora and Sally Amaki as Akubi.
The cast for the first half of the film, subtitled “Arano no Jūgekisen” (The Shootout on the Wasteland), includes:
- Yuko Kaida is Louise (Doronjo)
- Hiroyuki Yoshino is Gō Mifune (Speed Racer)
- Masuo Amada is Braiking Boss
The cast for the second half of the film, subtitled “Shōryō to Kaijū no Machi” (The Town of Spirits and Monsters), includes:
- Mutsumi Tamura is Kanna
- Masashi Ebara is Mysterious Monster
- Kenjiro Tsuda is Winter Spirit
The overall story of the film is that Pandora and Akubi are crossing dimensions to collect the “fragments of disaster,” which have the power to destroy worlds.
Pandora to Akubi is scheduled to open at the EJ Anime Theater Shinjuku in Tokyo on April 5, 2019. The film will then open in four other theaters in Japan on April 12, 2019.