The upcoming Tesla Note spy action manga, which is co-written by Tiger and Bunny‘s Nishida Masafumi, is getting a 3DCG anime for 2021. A teaser trailer for the show and previews of the character designs were released.
The staff includes Michio Fukuda (Terra Formars: Revenge) as director, Masafumi as series composer and scriptwriter, illustrator POKImari as original character designer, and Kaoru Wada (Yashahime: Princess Half-Demon) as music composer. Gambit is in charge of the animation production.
Meanwhile, the cast includes Konomi Kohara as Botan Negoro, Tatsuhisa Suzuki as Kuruma, Tomoaki Maeno as Ryuunosuke Takamatsu, Junichi Suwabe as Mickey Miller, and Hiroshi Kamiya as Oliver Thornton.
The Tesla Note manga is written by Masafumi and Kubo Tadayoshi and drawn by Kouta Sannnomiya. It is set to begin serialization in Weekly Shounen Magazine in June.
Kodansha (as translated by MyAnimeList) describes the manga’s story as:
Mission T is a secret operation to save the world from destruction. Trained as a ninja from a young age, Botan Negoro, raised to become the ultimate spy, teams up with another excellent spy, Kuruma. Their aim is to recover the legacy of the genius inventor Nikola Tesla, the “Shards of Tesla.” Can the two outwit the agents of other countries who are also pursuing these fragments? A super-original spy thriller begins.
Source: BANDAI NAMCO Arts YouTube channel, Tesla Note Twitter