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Jaden Smith Stars in Netflix’s New Original Anime “Neo Yokio”

Netflix has just released a trailer for their new original anime series titled Neo Yokio. Neo Yokio follows the story of the wealthy purple-haired protagonist, Kaz Kaan, discovering his supernatural powers and battling strange creatures in his upper-class city dubbed “the greatest in the world”.

“Wealthy bachelor? Absolutely. Elegant man about town? Of course. Sworn demon slayer of Neo Yokio? Sigh… if he must.

Joined by his faithful mecha-manservant, Kaz Kaan pursues love, fashion, and supernatural forces amid Neo Yokio’s sinister high society.”

The series was created by Ezra Koenig and stars the voice talents of Jaden Smith, Jude Law, Susan Sarandon, Steve Buscemi, Jason Schwartzman, Tavi Gevinson, and the comedy duo Desus & Mero.

Neo Yokio will premiere on Netflix services on September 22.

Watch the trailer below the cut!

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New PV, Key Visual, and Character Designs for “Konbini Kareshi” Original TV Anime

A promotional video, key visual, and character designs have been released to the official website for Konbini Kareshi, a convenience store love story. This original anime project will follow the lives of a group of students as they fall in love and handle their feelings up to a confession.

The series’ synopsis is listed below:

Spring: The season of beginnings. Haruki Mishima and his close friend Towa Honda are enrolling in their first year at a new high school. While there are lots of interesting girls around, the possibility of love developing is slim.

As the two spend their new high school lives together, they meet and befriend several classmates. When school ends each day, they all gather at the nearby convenience store for snacks, magazines, food, or just to hang out. This convenience store becomes their usual meet-up spot where they can relax, talk about their lives, and meet girls.

Konbini Kareshi will begin airing on July 7.

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Website Launched with Key Visual and PV for “Just Because!” Anime Project

An official website has been launched for the Just Because! original anime project. A promotional video, key visual, and character designs were released along with it.

The series’ synopsis is listed on the website as:

It is now winter in their third year of high school. There is little time left for their high school life and everyone has been focused on graduation. That is, until he suddenly came back.

A classmate from junior high school who had moved far away to a distant town has transferred back at a strange time. A small “go” signal is felt by the students who were ready to accept the end of their high school life as they reunite with their lost classmate.

The project was originally announced as an April Fool’s Day joke and now is currently in production.

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