Grendizer U Anime Airs in July, reveals 2nd Promo and additional cast. 

Howdy! Anime enthusiasts, let’s dive into some anime news. Go Nagai’s UFo Franchise official website for Grendizer U Anime revealed the July premiere date for the anime and also released the 2nd promotional video on Tuesday. The promotional video unveiled the additional cast that has been roped into the project. The TV Anime is all set to debut on TV Tokyo and BS TV Tokyo and the opening theme song “Kaishin no Ichigeki” is performed by the band Glay. To celebrate the anime new mechanic visuals were also released. 

 Grendizer U

Staff and Cast

From the adaptation of Go Nagai’s original Manga Grendizer launched in 1975, Shun Kudo (Unit Director for Samurai Warriors) is directing the anime at Gaina. Ichiro Okouchi ( Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion) is writing and overlooking the scripts along with Tatsuto Higuchi ( Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans). Mitsuo Fukuda (Mobile Suit Gundam Seed Destiny) is the chief animation director at the studios. Yoshiyuki Sadamoto ( Neon Genesis Evangelion, Gurren Lagann) is handling the character designs for the anime.  Kohei Tanaka (Dragon Ball, Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure) is composing the music. 

The additional staff includes: 

  • Mechanical Designs: Ko Inaba, AF_ Kuro and Junichi Akutsu 
  • Sound Director: Yukio Nagasaki 
  • Sound Effects: Toshiya Wada, Maki Takuma 
  • Art Directors: Hiroshi Kato, Hirofumi Sakagami 
  • Color Design; Tomoe Yoshimura 
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The newly added staff for the anime includes: 

  • Shinya Takahashi (Gintama) as Hayashi 
  • Riho Sugiyama (Buddy Daddies) as Yamada 
  • Hironori Kondo (Blue Period) as Saeki 
  • Sora Tokui (Love Live! Sunshine!) as Oi 

 The 2024 TV anime is an official reboot of the original 1975-1977 anime produced by Toei Doga and Dynamic Planning aired first on Fuji TV on October 5, 1975. 

Nagai launched his Grendizer Giga manga in Akita Shoten’s Champion Red Magazine in Sep 2014 and ended in July 2015. 

Source: Grendizer U anime’s Official Website 


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