Voice actress Shuka Saitou, best known as the voice of You Watanabe on Love Live! Sunshine !!, released the music video for her second solo single titled "Sekai no Hate (The End of the World)," which is also the ending theme for the original anime Back Arrow.
The main theme of the melody is "the strength to overcome the walls that you have created for yourself." In the video, Saitou shows his powerful and delicate expression matching the theme, and on Twitter she wrote: “May you forge your dreams and goals. It's okay if you fall. On the other hand, the full video will be released on January 25 in Japan, and the digital version of the single will be released the same day.
On the other hand, the original anime by Aniplex and Studio VOLN, Back Arrow, has been broadcast in Japan since last January 8 and will have a total of 24 episodes that will be broadcast consecutively. No streaming platform acquired the distribution rights for this series.
- Goro Taniguchi (Code Geass - Hangyaku no Lelouch) is directing the anime at Studio VOLN.
- Kazuki Nakashima (Promare, Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann, Kill la Kill) is in charge of writing and supervising the scripts for each episode.
- Toshiyuki Kanno is in charge of adapting Shinobu Ohtaka's original designs for animation and also serves as animation director.
- Kouhei Tanaka is in charge of the composition of the soundtrack.
- LiSA performs the opening song titled “Dawn” while Shuka Saitou performs the closing song titled “Sekai no Hate (セ カ イ ノ ハ テ)”.
Back Arrow Synopsis
Ringarindo is a land surrounded by a wall. The wall covers, protects, cultivates and nurtures this land. The wall is god… it is the foundation of this land of Ringarindo. One day, a mysterious boy named Back Arrow shows up in the town of Essha on the outskirts of Ringarindo. Arrow lost the memories of him, but says that all he knows is: "I came from beyond the wall." To restore memories of him, Arrow heads beyond the wall, but finds himself embroiled in a battle with himself as the stakes are at stake.
Source: Official Twitter Account
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