The official Twitter account of the upcoming Psycho-Pass anime dropped a new teaser for the upcoming Psycho-Pass Providence film on Feb 17, 2023, previewing theme songs.
Ling tosite Sigure performed the film’s theme song “Alexithymia Spare,” while EGOIST performed the ending theme song “Toujisha”.
Naoyoshi Shiotani will serve as the director for the Psycho-Pass Providence film at Production I.G. and TOHO will be distributing the film.
The other staff includes:
- Scriptwriter: Makoto Fukami & Tow Ubukata
- Film Composition: Yugo Kanno
- Character Designer & Chief Animation Director: Naoyuki Onda
- Color Key Artist: Makiko Suzuki
- Art Director: Kusamori
- Editor: Yoshinori Murakami
- Sound Director: Yoshikazu Iwanami
The cast includes:
- Kana Hanazawa as Akane Tsunemori
- Tomokazu Seki as Shinya Kōgami
- Kenji Nojima as Nobuchika Ginoza
- Shizuka Itou as Yayoi Kunizuka
- Miyuki Sawashiro as Shion Karanomori
- Ayane Sakura as Mika Shimotsuki
- Takahiro Sakurai as Sho Hinakawa
- Hiroki Touchi as Teppei Sugo
- Takako Honda as Frederica Hanashiro
- Kazuhiro Yamaji as Jouji Saiga
- Noriko Hidaka as Dominator
Psycho-Pass is a Japanese cyberpunk psychological thriller anime television series produced by Production I.G. It was co-directed by Naoyoshi Shiotani and Katsuyuki Motohiro and written by Gen Urobuchi, with character designs by Akira Amano and featuring music by Yugo Kanno. The series aired on Fuji TV’s Noitamina programming block between October 2012 and March 2013.
Set in a dystopia of Sibyl System’s governance of Japan, the plot follows the young woman Akane Tsunemori. She is introduced as a novice Inspector assigned to Division One of the Public Safety Bureau’s Criminal Investigation Division, in charge of solving crimes with latent criminals, Enforcers.
The series was inspired by several live-action films. Chief director Katsuyuki Motohiro aimed to explore psychological themes in society’s youth using dystopian storylines.
The first season of the anime garnered critical acclaim in both Japan and the West from critics praising the characters’ roles and interactions set within the dystopian environment. The animation has also been praised despite issues in latter episodes which required fixing in the DVD volumes of the series.
A second season aired between October and December 2014, with a feature film titled, Psycho-Pass: The Movie released in January 2015. In 2019, Psycho-Pass: Sinners of the System premiered between January and March. A third season aired between October and December 2019, with a sequel film, Psycho-Pass 3: First Inspector, released in March 2020.
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