Call of the Night is one of several new anime to premiere in a few weeks as part of the Summer 2022 anime calendar, and a new poster has been released to promote the event!
Kotoyama’s earlier work, Dagashi Kashi, caught the attention of fans. However, in the future, viewers will no longer be able to see that anime adaptation. For those disappointed, the creator’s most recent work, set to premiere anime later this summer, offers a fresh take on vampires.
Call of the Night releases new art
While there’s no definite date for the new series yet, a lot of excitement is developing for Kotoyama’s Call of the Night. As the anime gears up for its full release in just over a month, fans can get a taste of what to expect with a new poster shared by the anime’s official Twitter account, with a whole host of characters! You can see it here:
For Liden MoviesTomoyuki Itamura will direct the anime adaptation of Call of the Night, with Tetsuya Miyanishi as the lead director.
Michiko Yokote will be responsible for the scenarios and the characters are designed by Haruka Sagawa.
The opening theme, ‘Call of the Night’, is performed by Spooky Nuts†
The Japanese cast has already been announced. Gen Sato plays Ko Yamori, Sora Amamiya plays Nazuna Nanakusa, and Yumiri Hanamori plays Akira Asai. Haruka Tomatsu plays Seri Kikyo, Eri Kitamura plays Nico Hirata and Shizuka Itou plays Kabura Honda. Naomi Ozora plays Midori Kohakobe and Azumi Waki plays Hatsuka Suzushiro.
Call of the Night story synopsis and more
The manga for Call of the Night is officially licensed by Viz Media for its English language publication.
According to the authors’ claims, the anime series will follow the original premise of the manga. The manga tells the adventures of Ko Yamori, an insomniac child. Ko became so angry at his inability to fall asleep that he decided not to go to school anymore.
To pass the time, he began strolling the streets late at night. He meets a girl named Nazuna Nanakusa, who appears to be a vampire. Both have become friends and the vampire girl Nazuna helps Ko solve his dilemma.
When Ko began to enjoy being a vampire, he developed a desire to become one himself. He first had to fall for Nazuna to achieve this ambition. The series depicts a spooky romantic love story between a vampire and a human.
The anime is set for July 2022, with a specific release date yet to be announced, which will be updated as soon as possible. On November 10, 2021, a teaser for the upcoming anime series Call of the Night was released on YouTube:
The teaser previews the visuals and character designs for our main characters. It also shows how Nazuna uses her skills to guide Ko through the skies of the city while carrying him in her arms. Everything is fine and we just have to wait and see when it is released.
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