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Porter Robinson & A-1 Pictures’ Shelter the Animation Now Available

North American music producer Porter Robinson and Japanese animation studio A-1 Pictures (AnoHana, Sword Art Online) announced earlier in the week that they were teaming up for a new anime project titled Shelter the Animation. The anime is has now been released for free.

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The project itself is a short animation film featuring an original story and song titled Shelter, written and composed by Porter Robinson and Madeon. Here is the full 6 minute video:

Here is the synopsis of the anime:

Rin, a 17-year-old girl, lives inside a futuristic simulator in infinite, beautiful loneliness. Each day, she awakens in virtual reality to create a world for herself, yet in real life, Rin’s comatose body floats through the universe, forever trapped inside a virtual simulation she will never wake up from…

Sachika Misawa (Kuroyukihime in Accel World) voices the main character Rin in the video.

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The following staff members worked on Shelter the Animation:

  • Director: Toshifumi Akai (Magi: The Labyrinth of Magic and So Ra No Wo To Chief Animation Director)
  • Writer and Executive Producer: Porter Robinson
  • Character Designer: Megumi Kouno (Magi: The Labyrinth of Magic and Usagi Drop Key Animator)
  • Art Director: Yusuke Takeda (Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex, Guilty Crown)
  • Animation Studio: A-1 Pictures (AnoHana, Sword Art Online)

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You can visit the project’s website here for more information: http://sheltertheanimation.com/
And follow Porter on Twitter: @porterrobinson

Source Article and Images - Shelter the Animation Website

“Shelter the Animation”, “Shelter”, image and all associated brands and titles © 2016 Porter Robinson Productions and A-1 Pictures

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