The upcoming Deep Insanity: The Lost Child anime has received a new trailer, which previews the opening song “Inochi no Tomoshibi” by Konomi Suzuki. The anime premieres in Japan on October 12.
The anime also received a visual and additional cast announcements. They include Ami Koshimizu as Vera Rustamova, Kōsuke Toriumi as Leslie Blanc, Yūya Hirose as Lawrence Larry Jackson, Ruriko Noguchi as Reika Kobato, Kaede Hondo as Sumire Motiki, and Takako Tanaka as EL-Cee.
The anime is part of a multimedia project that includes a game and manga. The Deep Insanity: Nirvana manga is currently serialized in Square Enix’s Big Gangan monthly magazine and will release its first two volumes on September 25. Meanwhile, the Deep Insanity: Asylum game will launch on iOS, Android, and Steam on October 14.
Deep Insanity: The Lost Child‘s premiere involves the Randolph Syndrome, which causes madness and induces sleep that one cannot wake from. The cause of the syndrome is said to be the Asylum, a massive underground world in which creatures and resources not found on the surface exist. The Asylum draws the attention of various parties, including a young man with a certain wish.
The staff includes Shin Ōnuma (BOFURI: I Don’t Want to Get Hurt, so I’ll Max Out My Defense co-director) as director, Kento Shimoyama (Death March to The Parallel World Rhapsody, Our Last Crusade or the Rise of a New World) as series composer and scriptwriter, and Kazuyuki Yamayoshi (The Misfit of Demon King Academy) as character designer.
Other staff include Shiho Mizumoto (Our Last Crusade or the Rise of a New World) as color designer, Yūki Araki (BOFURI: I Don’t Want to Get Hurt, so I’ll Max Out My Defense) as art director, Hirohisa Kitamura (Fate/Grand Order – Final Singularity Grand Temple of Time: Solomon plug-in assistant) as 3D director, Chiptune’s Sei Yamamoto (Kiniro Mosaic: Thank You!!) as photography director, and Mirai Kodai Gakudan (Grimms Notes the Animation) as music composer. SILVER LINK is the animation production company.
Hiro Shimono is voicing the main character, Shigure Daniel Kai.
Source: KADOKAWAanime YouTube channel