The upcoming full 3D CG anime film adapts once more the ultra-violent, ultra-popular manga by Hiroya Oku.
Keiichi Satou (Tiger & Bunny, Asura) is the chief director for the film, and Yasushi Kawamura (Appleseed: Ex Machina CGI director) is directing the film. Tsutomu Kuroiwa (One Piece Film Gold script) is writing the screenplay. Digital Frontier is handling production.
The film, which adapts the original manga’s Osaka arc, is slated to open in Japan on October 14.