The LINE Manga app just announced that they will be launching a full-color webtoon adaptation of the popular television anime, Metallic Rouge, on March 7th. This is a special project by Studio Bones to celebrate their 25th anniversary. The anime premiered on Crunchyroll and Fuji TV’s +Ultra slot on January 10, 2024.
About the Webtoon
The artwork for the Metallic Rouge webtoon is done by Meika Tokyo. Whumor and Chita Tsurushima are in charge of its “name” and production, respectively. The original creators of the anime, Bones and Yutaka Izubuchi, are also involved as the series composer and chief supervisor.
The Cast and Staff
Now, let’s talk about the amazing cast and staff of the Metallic Rouge anime. Yume Miyamoto, known for her role in Xia Minsheng The Misfit of Demon King Academy Season 2, stars as Rouge Redmaster, the android girl in the series. Tomoyo Kurosawa plays her partner, Naomi Orthmann. There are also many other talented actors involved in the show.
Behind the Scenes
The animation at BONES is directed by Motonobu Hori, and the chief director and writer for the series scripts is Yutaka Izubuchi. Toshizo Nemoto, known for his work on Macross Delta, is writing the screenplays. The character designs are created by Toshihiro Kawamoto, and the soundtrack is composed by Yuma Yamaguchi, Towa Tei, and Taisei Iwasaki.
Where to Watch
If you’re excited to watch Metallic Rouge, you can catch it every Wednesday on Crunchyroll at 1:25 p.m. EST. The story is full of mysteries that will be revealed in future episodes. So make sure to mark your calendars!
The plot of Metallic Rouge revolves around a world where humans and androids called Neans coexist. A group known as the Immortal Nine rises against society, and it’s up to Rouge Redstar and Naomi Orthmann to find and eliminate them. Their mission takes them on a journey to Mars, and along the way, Rouge has a craving for chocolate.
In conclusion, the Metallic Rouge anime and its upcoming webtoon adaptation are something to get excited about. Studio Bones has put together a project that combines stunning visuals, a diverse cast, and an intriguing storyline. We can’t wait to see what mysteries unfold in future episodes and to dive into the webtoon on March 7th. Get ready for an adventure in this unique and vibrant anime universe!