Shochiku opened an official website for a new original television anime titled Sonny Boy on Wednesday, revealing the main staff, concept visual (pictured above), and a teaser promotional video. The sci-fi survival anime is scheduled to premiere in 2021.
Empty classrooms, boring days. It was supposed to be a normal summer vacation just like any other. Suddenly, the school begins to drift through another dimension, and 36 boys and girls are left there, awakening to their supernatural abilities. Amidst the whirlpool of questions that come to mind one after another, survival in a supernatural world begins.
Director, Script: Shingo Natsume (One Punch Man)
Original Character Design: Hisashi Eguchi (Perfect Blue)
Character Design: Norifumi Kugai (ACCA: 13-ku Kansatsu-ka)
Art Director: Mari Fujino (Dororo)
Color Design: Satoshi Hashimoto (Boogiepop wa Warawanai (2019))
Director of Photography: Akane Fushihara (Kiseijuu: Sei no Kakuritsu)
Editing: Kashiko Kimura (Hoshiai no Sora)
Sound Director: Shouji Hata (Great Pretender)
Rock band Ging Nang Boyz will perform the theme song "Shounen Shoujo."
Source: animate Times