Mado Nozaki’s Babylon novels have received the green light for a television anime adaptation! The announcement was made on Monday when an official Twitter account was opened to promote the upcoming show. Revoroot will be the studio that will be creating the anime while Twin Engine will handle the publishing. While there isn’t any official release date as of yet, it was announced that this will be streamed via Amazon Prime (formerly Amazon Strike) in Japanese markets.
Kodansha Comics currently has the license to distribute the Babylon novel series.
AnimeNewsNetwork cites the story as follows:
The suspense story centers around Zen Seizaki, a prosecutor with the Tokyo District Public Prosecutors’ Office. While investigating illegal acts by a certain pharmaceutical company, Seizaki stumbles across a conspiracy over an election for an autonomous “new zone” established in western Tokyo.
A key visual and a promotional trailer were also released for the upcoming series.
Babylon Key Visual