At the recent Noitamina show, Inuyashiki manga by Hiroya Oku (Gantz) will get an accelerated anime series and live action movie.
The anime will air in October 2017 in the Noitamina block, while its live action movie will air in 2018. Keiichi Satou (Tiger & Bunny, GANTZ: O, Rage of Bahamut Genesis) is the director of this series, while Shuhei Yabuta (3D director for Iron Man, Highschool of the Dead, Attack on Titan) will direct this series.
This series tells the story of Ichiro Inuyashiki, a 58-year-old man who underestimated everyone, even by his own. She contracted cancer and only had 3 more months to live. While contemplating his fate, he was struck by a very bright ray at night. When he wakes up, he’s changed a lot and his strengths he can use.
Inuyashiki Ichiro is a 58 year old man, he has family, wife and two children, but no one cares. One day his doctors have experienced a disaster and hope to live soon.
One day while he was in a park, he was killed by a landing accident by an alien. Shortly after that he was rebuilt by them as an engine with a human exterior, and he had a new power.
However, a teenager named Shishigami Hiro who was with him at the time had the same fate as Ichiro, but unlike him, Shishigami became a sociopath using his new ability to kill classmates he did not like and innocent people. And after the incident, Shishigami Hiro became the most wanted criminals in the country.
Inuyashiki Anime Detail
Synonyms: Inuyashiki Last Hero, い ぬ や し き
Live: October 13, 2017 (Anime Fall 2017)
Producer: Kodansha, Fuji TV
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Psychological, Drama
Duration: 20 minutes per episode