P.A. Works has announced a brand-new original anime called Fairy gone. Like most new anime announcements we have no further detai– wait. We actually have a release date? And a premise? And staff members!? And a trailer!!? AND A KEY VISUAL?
Is this reality? What is real? How can I tell?
Fairy gone premieres in April during the Spring anime season. Anime News Network reported the synopsis of Fairy gone as follows:
The anime is set in a world where fairies possess and reside within animals, granting them special powers. By surgically removing and transplanting the organs of a possessed animal into a human, humans can partially summon the fairy and use it as a weapon. Eventually, such individuals were used for war, and were called “Fairy Soldiers.” After a long war, these soldiers lost their purpose, and had to reintegrate into society. From the government, to the mafia, and even becoming terrorists, each tread their own path.
The story begins nine years after the end of the war, and centers on the protagonist Maria. Maria is a fresh recruit of “Dorothea,” an organization dedicated to the investigation and suppression of fairy-related crimes and incidents. Even in peacetime, the government is still unstable after the war. Many criminals still have lingering wounds from the previous conflict, and there are terrorist groups bent on revenge. This is the story of Fairy Soldiers seeking their own justice in a chaotic postwar world.
Fairy gone will be directed by Kenichi Suzuki who was previously responsible for directing shows such as JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Stardust Crusaders and Cells at Work. Suzuki will be joined by Hai to Gensou no Grimgar’s Ao Jumonji who will be responsible for writing the anime’s script. Character and Fairy designs are being handled by Haruhisa Nakata while the music and sound is being handed by Tatako Shimizu. Shimizu will also perform the anime’s opening theme, which is titled “KNOCK the CORE”
Learn more about the anime at their official website: https://fairygone.com/