HOUSTON, TX, January 7, 2019 – Sentai Filmworks announced today that it acquired distribution rights to Grimms Notes the Animation for audiences in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Latin America, Central America, Spain, Portugal, Scandinavia and the Netherlands.
In this mysterious world, everyone is granted a Book of Fate. These powerful books chronicle everything that is and will be about a person’s life. But the sinister Chaos Tellers are rewriting people’s destinies to include catastrophic events. The only ones who can stand against them are a select few who possess blank books of fate.
The series stars Miyu Kubota (Black Clover, Dropkick on My Devil!) as Shane, Reina Ueda (Bakuon!!, Real Girl) as Reina, Ryota Osaka (Knights of Sidonia, Log Horizon) as Exand Takuya Eguchi (The Ambition of Oda Nobuna, Hamatora) as Tao. The series will be directed by Shizutaka Sugahara (RIN-NE, RIN-NE 2) with Hiroshi Yamaguchi (Gingitsune, To Heart) in charge of series composition. Kentarou Matsumoto, whose works include D-Frag! and RIN-NE, is the character designer.
The series will soon be available to stream on select digital outlets for the Winter 2019 simulcast season with a home video release to follow.
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