Well, we just reported on it and we knew more details were going to emerge today, but here’s some information on the new BlazBlue anime!
The series will be titled BlazBlue Alter Memory and will be made by studios teamKG and Hoods Entertainment (In-between animation for Attack on Titan, 2nd key animation for Eden of the East: Paradise Lost and production assistance for Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure) and will air this Autumn. Some of the series’ staff has also been revealed:
Director: Hideki Tachibana (Storyboard and Chief Unit Director of Bleach: Memories of Nobody, Storyboard and animation director for episode 9 of Azumanga Daioh)
Assistant Director: Seiji Mizushima (Fullmetal Alchemist, Mobile Suit Gundam 00, Un-Go)
Supervisor: Toshimichi Mori (BlazBlue series producer)
Series Composition: Deko Akao (Arakawa Under The Bridge)
Screenplay: Deko Akao, Tatsuya Takahashi (Hayate the Combat Butler, Highschool of the Dead)
Character Design/Chief Animation Director: Tomoyuki Shitaya (A Certain Scientific Railgun, Bakuman, Toradora).
In regards to casting, out of the characters confirmed so far, all of the voice actors from the Japanese version of the games are reprising their roles.