It looks like Netflix does not want to leave any opportunity to enter the anime business. This time, the streaming service is aiming for a big release coming summer. That’s right, Netflix and Warner Bros. Japan are finally coming together to adapt the Record of Ragnarok manga series into an anime. Here is everything to know about the Record of Ragnarok anime.
Record of Ragnarok is a popular two-part Japanese seinen (manga series directed towards young adult men) that began publishing back in 2018. The writers of the manga are Shinya Umemura and Takumi Fukui, and illustrator is Ajichika. Now, Graphinica Studio will be making the anime of the RoR for Netflix. Recently, Netflix took to its official social media handles to share the new trailer and the release date for the anime. Let’s take a look at the latest updates:
Record of Ragnarok Anime: Plot Details
The plot of Record of Ragnarok revolves around a thriving human race that is up against Gods. The Gods want to destroy the human race for its sins. But humans ask for a last chance, which is the ‘Battle of Champions.’ This is a combat battle between gods and humans that will decide the fate of the entire human race. Record of Ragnarok is a grandeur of a story that will definitely look stunning on the screen. Here is the latest trailer:
Cast And Crew
Netflix reveals the members of the voicing team for the new anime. The names include Aya Kawakami in the role of Randgrid. Similarly, we can expect to see Rina Kawaguchi playing the part of Reginleif along with Yu Kobayashi as Hrist. Moreover, Tomoyo Kurosawa and Tomokazu Seki will be voicing Geir and Lu Bu. Other team members include Miyuki Sawashiro as Brunhild, and Hikaru Midorikawa as Thor. Lastly, Wataru Takagi will be voicing the character of Zeus.
Along with the cast details, the staff of the show is also revealed. Masao Okubo will be the director of the show. Kazuyuki Fudeyasu, who is known for his work in JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure, will handle composing. Moreover, Yasuharu Takanashi is the music composer for the first season. Lastly, Masaki Saito is looking after the character designs.
Record of Ragnarok Anime: Release Date
After witnessing huge successes for the past anime shows, it looks like Netflix has got the hold of this genre. Let’s see what the streamer has in store for us with Record of Ragnarok. This highly-anticipated anime of this year is all set to debut on Netflix on June 17, 2021. So, be sure to renew your subscription before the anime comes out.
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