On the official website of the original anime “RE-MAIN”, it was announced today that the series will be broadcast on Japanese television from July 3, 2021. In addition, a new visual has been released, which you can watch later in the article.
RE-MAIN Anime is created at MAPPA
“RE-MAIN” is produced under the direction of director Kiyoshi Matsuda (“Kakegurui”) in the studio MAPPA, which is known for “Chainsaw Man Anime“, “Jujutsu Kaisen” and “Zombie Land Saga“, “Tiger & Bunny” screenwriter Masafumi Nishida is a chief director, sound director, script supervisor and author of each episode.
The original character design is by Aori Fujika and is implemented by Shiho Tanaka (animation director at “Banana Fish”) for the animation. Kana Utatane (theme song from “Monster Girl Doctor”) is responsible for the musical accompaniment.
The anime series revolves around former water polo player Minato Kiyomizu and some of his friends. A first trailer and details about the cast can be found under this link.
RE-MAIN Anime Visual
Minato stopped playing water polo because of a specific incident in the winter of his third year of middle school. When he resumes the sport with a new team in high school, he encounters many problems that come with it.