This new sci-fi anime collection is releasing on Netflix in February 2023.
First unveiled at Geeked Week in 2021, Netflix has set a February 2023 launch date for the upcoming anime collection adaptation of Yasuo Ohtagaki’s story.
Before we get into extra on what you want to know concerning the upcoming Netflix anime film, let’s start with the discharge date:
Make My Day will land on Netflix globally on February 2nd, 2023.
Who’s behind Make My Day?
The Taiwanese 3D CG Studio 5 Inc. animates and supplies the character designs for the collection. The studio has labored on titles like Marcus of Cloud Forest, Monkey Gang Anarchy, and Baby Planet.
Per the studio’s website:
“Staff who work here inherit Japanimation know-how cultivated directly from the forefront of the Japanimation industry, and have the opportunity to join not only projects from Japan but from China and others as well.”
The studio additionally labored on Netflix’s anime collection exception launched in 2022.
Makoto Honda directed the undertaking with the story’s unique creator, Yasuo Ohtagaki, engaged on the undertaking as a author.
Kensuke Ushio serves as composer on the undertaking.
What’s Make My Day about?
We’ve acquired two official loglines from Netflix so far.
When the title was first introduced as a film, right here’s the official description that was offered:
“On a cold planet of ice and snow, mysterious creatures suddenly have appeared from the dark underground and have begun to attack the inhabitants. Can humanity survive the terror lurking beyond the horizon?”
Now, Netflix has given us an up to date logline for the brand new anime collection:
“The snowy, ice-covered planet Coldfoot is home to a precious energy-rich ore called “sig.” On the floor, the planet appears to be a crime-free utopia, however in actuality prisoners are used for back-breaking sig mining. Jim, a younger jail guard, rushes to the location of a sudden mining accident to discover a mysterious creature attacking the people.”
Make My Day was initially a Netflix Film
As talked about, the anime was first revealed at Geeked Week 2021, the place we bought a first-look image of the planet’s surface on which the film is ready.
With that mentioned, Netflix first teased a partnership with Ohtagaki, which might increase its anime lineup back in February 2020.
To start with, all of Netflix’s references to the undertaking had been pointing to the actual fact it was going to be a film, however as we now know, it’s morphed right into a collection.
Introducing Make My Day, a brand new anime movie coming to Netflix.
On a chilly planet of ice and snow, mysterious creatures abruptly have appeared from the darkish underground and have begun to assault the inhabitants. Can humanity survive the fear lurking past the horizon? #GeekedWeek pic.twitter.com/lep9gLOexk
— Netflix Geeked (@NetflixGeeked) June 10, 2021
Who is the voice forged for Make My Day on Netflix?
At Netflix’s Japanese Tudum occasion, we bought the forged reveal for the forthcoming collection.
The major forged is headlined by:
- Masaomi Yamahashi as Jim (Star Wars: Visions, Astral Chain)
- Ayahi Takagaki as Marie (Phantom: Requiem for the Phantom, Heaven’s Lost Property)
- Kazuhiro Yamaji as Walter (Ghost within the Shell, Tekken: The Motion Picture)
- Akio Ôtsuka as Commander Bark (Ghost within the Shell 1995, Tokyo Godfathers and Paprika)
- Tomoko Shiota may even lend his voice to the undertaking (Cyberpunk: Edgerunners)
What audio choices shall be obtainable for Make My Day on Netflix?
The collection shall be obtainable with Japanese audio and a number of subtitles, together with English, Spanish, and Arabic.
It’s unknown whether or not there’ll be an English audio dub at current.
The title carries a 15 ranking within the United Kingdom and TV-MA within the United States.
Will you be trying out the brand new Japanese collection when it launches on Netflix in early February? Let us know within the feedback.