Anime Atom: The Beginning Synopsis and Preview
Anime Atom Synopsis: The Beginning
Atom Synopsis: The Beginning – Spring Anime 2017 entitled Atom: The Beginning (ア ト ム ザ · ビ ギ ニ ン グ) tells of two great professors, Umatarō Tenma and Hiroshi Ochanomizu. They have spent a lot of time in researching robots.
Tenma wanted to create a god and Ochanomizu wanted to create a friend, eventually producing a robot with code A106. The two professors were wondering, would the A106 turn into a god or a friend?
About Anime Atom: The Beginning
Genre: Action, Mecha, Sci-Fi, Seinen
Season: Spring 2017
Studio: OLM, Inc. , Production I.G, Signal.MD
Producer: Katsuyuki Motohiro, Tatsuo Satō
Author: Jun’ichi Fujisaku
Release: April 15, 2017
Music: Noriyuki Asakura
Atom: The Beginning is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Tetsuro Kasahara, with contributions written by Makoto Tezuka and Masami Yuki. This series is a prequel of the manga Astro Boy Osamu Tezuka, which depicts events until the birth of Astro Boy. The manga began serialization in Shogakukan Monthly Hero magazine on December 1, 2014, and has been compiled into four tankōbon volumes as of December 2016.
An anime television serial adaptation was announced in July 2016 in the monthly issue of Shogakukan Monthly Hero. The anime series is being directed by Katsuyuki Motohiro and Tatsuo Sato, with a composition series by Jun’ichi Fujisaku and animation produced by OLM, Inc., Production of IG and Signal.MD. Takahiro Yoshimatsu is a character designer and Noriyuki Asakura is the author of the series soundtrack. Shinobu Tsuneki, Yoshihiro Ishimoto and Shinichi Miyazaki are responsible for mechanical design. The anime will premiere on April 15, 2017 on NHK, and will be streamed by Amazon on their Amazon Prime Video service.
The opening theme song, titled “Kaidoku Funo” sung by After the Rain, while the closing theme song, titled “Hikari no Hajimari” will be sung by Yoshino Nanjo.
Character Anime Atom: The Beginning
Voiced by: Yuuichi Nakamura
A young genius who dreams of making gods. A graduate student who researches robots in laboratory 7 at Nerima University. A genius who has absolute confidence in his own ideas and skills, to the point where he sometimes comes off as arrogant. However, he gets good with Ochanomizu for some reason and they do the research together.
Voiced by: Takuma Terashima
A young genius who dreams of making Friend. A graduate student who researches robots in laboratory 7 at Nerima University with Tenma. Good and easy to get along with, he went at his own pace and always covered up for the reckless Umatarou. Her trademark is natural curly hair and round nose, but she does not seem to leave much of an impression with women.