The official website for Scarlet Nexus television anime revealed the show’s second promotional video on Saturday. The anime will premiere on July 1, 2021.
Scarlet Nexus anime is based on Bandai Namco Entertainment’s role-playing game which will release on June 25, 2021 on PlayStation 5|4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and PC on Steam.
FUNimation has licensed the show outside Asia (United States, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, Russia, France, Germany, and Scandinavian countries). Medialink has licensed the anime for South and Southeast Asia.
The video previews the opening theme song “Red Criminal” by rock band THE ORAL CIGARETTES.
Funimation describes the anime’s story:
Solar calendar year 2020: grotesque organisms called Others have begun eating people. To take down this new enemy, the Other Suppression Force is formed. Saved by this elite team as a child, psychokinetic Yuito withstands the training to enlist. On the other hand, prodigy Kasane was scouted for her abilities. But Kasane’s dreams tell her strange things, dragging the two into an unavoidable fate.
|Yuito Sumeragi||Junya Enoki|
|Kasane Randall||Asami Seto|
|Arashi Spring||Yui Horie|
|Gemma Garrison||Ryota Takeuchi|
|Hanabi Ichijo||Tomomi Mineuchi|
|Kagero Donne||Daisuke Namikawa|
|Kyoka Eden||Yumi Hara|
|Luka Travers||Chinatsu Akasaki|
|Shiden Ritter||Kengo Kawanishi|
|Tsugumi Nazar||Marika Kōno|
|Nagi Karman||Yūma Uchida|
|Naomi Randall||Asuka Nishi|
|Fubuki Spring||Isshin Chiba|
|Karen Travers||Nobuyuki Hiyama|
|Seto Narukami||Hiroki Takahashi|
|Network||Tokyo MX, BS11, SUN|
Scarlet Nexus is an third person action role-playing game. Players can play as Yuito Sumeragi or Kasane Randall, members of the Other Suppression Force (OSF) entrusted with defending New Himuka against the Others.