The official website for Gen Urobuchi’s upcoming anime, Obsolete, has revealed a brand new trailer for the Youtube original series.
Obsolete is an upcoming mecha 3D anime helmed by renowned writer Gen Urobuchi (Fate/Zero, Mahou Shoujo Madoka★Magica).
The series is set to release on Youtube on December 3rd as an ONA series. Youtube Premium subscribers will have access to all episodes upon release. For non-premium users, the episodes will be released week by week on the official Bandai Namco Youtube account.
Here is the latest trailer for Obsolete:
The leading members of the anime’s production staff include:
- Directors: Hiroki Yamada (Kaze no Matasaburou) and Seiichi Shirato (Mobile Suit Gundam AGE and Code Geass: Akito the Exiled Researcher)
- Draft and Series Composer: Gen Urobuchi (Fate/Zero, Mahou Shoujo Madoka★Magica)
- Anime Character Designers: Akihiko Yoshida (Sayonara no Asa ni Yakusoku no Hana wo Kazarou) and Yuya Nagai (Debut)
- Mechanical Designer: Makoto Ishiwata (Kakumeiki Valvrave, Suisei no Gargantia)
- Sound Director: Yota Tsuruoka (Clannad, Mahou Shoujo Madoka★Magica)
- Music Composer: Tomohisa Ishikawa (Kurokami The Animation, Innocent Venus)
- Animation Studio: Buemon (Kaze no Matasaburou)
Here is the series synopsis:
In 2014, aliens suddenly appear on earth and propose to trade humanoid robots called “EXOFRAMES” for a small price. The outstanding versatility and exceedingly low cost of the alien technology is immediately put to use in industries and battlefields across the globe. Beyond pre-existing weapons, even the existing social order seemingly become obsolete.
A new Youtube original anime helmed by Gen Urobuchi, Obsolete, is coming to Youtube on December 3rd.