posted on 2021-03-26 21:24 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Netflix unveiled two new promotional videos for its four-episode original anime Eden during its AnimeJapan 2021 panel on Saturday. The videos reveal the anime's May 27 worldwide debut date exclusively on Netflix.— Netflix Japan Anime (@NetflixJP_Anime) March 27, 2021 — Netflix Japan Anime (@NetflixJP_Anime) March 27, 2021
The cast includes:Marika Kōno as Sara Kentaro Ito as E92 Kyoko Hikami as A37 Kōichi Yamadera as Zero
Netflix describes the anime:The upcoming sci-fi fantasy series Eden is set thousands of years in the future, where a city known as “Eden 3” is inhabited solely by robots whose former masters vanished a long time ago. On a routine assignment, two farming robots accidentally awaken a human baby girl from stasis questioning all they were taught to believe -- that humans were nothing more than a forbidden ancient myth. Together, the two robots secretly raise the child in a safe haven outside Eden.
Yasuhiro Irie (Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood, Alien Nine, Scorching Ping Pong Girls) is directing the anime at Qubic Pictures and CGCG, and Justin Leach is the producer. Kimiko Ueno (Kuromajyo-san ga Tōru!!, The Royal Tutor) is producing the screenplay. Toshihiro Kawamoto (Cowboy Bebop, Noragami) and Christophe Ferreira (BUTA, Napping Princess) are working on both character and concept designs. Clover Xie is the background art director. Kevin Penkin (Made in Abyss, The Rising of The Shield Hero) is composing the music.
Sources: Netflix's AJ2021 panel, Netflix Japan's Twitter account