Call of the Night is one of several new animes set to premiere in just 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, viewers will not be able to witness this anime adaptation in the future. For those who are disappointed, the creator’s latest work, set to premiere in anime later this summer, will offer a new look at vampires.
Call of the Night releases new art
While there’s no definitive date for the new series just yet, there’s a lot of excitement developing for Kotoyama’s Call of the Night. Now, 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 official twitter account, which includes a whole bunch of characters! You can see it here:
For Liden Films, Tomoyuki Itamura is directing the anime adaptation of Call of the Night, with Tetsuya Miyanishi serving as executive director.
Michiko Yokote will handle the scripts and the characters will be designed by Haruka Sagawa.
The opening theme “Call of the Night” is performed by Creepy 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 recap and more
The manga for Call of the Night has been officially licensed by Viz Media for its English language release.
According to the authors’ claims, the anime series will follow the manga’s original premise. The manga tells the adventures of Ko Yamori, a child suffering from insomnia. Po got so angry at not being able to sleep that he decided to stop going to school.
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 vampire girl Nazuna helps Ko solve his dilemma.
As Ko began to enjoy the joys of being a vampire, he developed a longing to become one himself. He had to first fall in love with Nazuna to achieve that ambition. The series depicts a spooky romantic love story between a vampire and a human.
The anime is slated to release in 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 gives a little insight into the graphics and character designs of our key characters. It also shows Nazuna using her abilities to guide Ko across the city skies while carrying him in her arms. Everything is fine and we just have to wait and see when it will be released.
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