Spriggan
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The American production company and streaming giant Netflix reported on Sunday that they will deliver Spriggan (Striker) anime on June 18.

The organization likewise unveiled a trailer for the upcoming anime:

The anime’s stars include:

  • Chiaki Kobayashi as protagonist Yū Ominae
  • Yōhei Azakami as Jean Jacquemonde
  • Kenji Hamada as Chief Yamamoto
  • Mariya Ise as Yoshino Somei
  • Ken Narita as Kōichi Moroha
  • Ayumu Murase as Colonel McDougal

Spriggan is a Japanese manga arrangement composed by Hiroshi Takashige and outlined by Ryōji Minagawa. Spriggan takes places in the most recent long stretches of the Cold War where baffling and obscure antiquities called strange curios (OOPArt) are found in different pieces of the world, prompting a mystery battle between different powers against the ARCAM Corporation, an association that put itself the watchmen of the OOPArts so as to keep them from being utilized as weapons. It was serialized in Shogakukan’s manga magazines Weekly Shōnen Sunday and Shōnen Sunday Zōkan from 1989 to 1996.

The manga was adjusted into an anime film by Studio 4°C in 1998. A PlayStation game called Spriggan: Lunar Verse was likewise founded on the manga with some material made for the game.


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