Toei Animation’s official YouTube channel has started streaming a 60-second trailer for KAIJU DECODES, his original CG anime project co-produced with Tsuburaya Productions (Ultraman series). The clip features the anime’s two main characters, Mildred and Ray, and depicts their fierce fight against a giant monster (kaiju) named UKU in a deserted town.
The project was revealed in November 2019 for its worldwide release in 2021. While few details have been revealed so far, the project’s official website writes: project aims to produce high-quality animation that will be accepted by people of all ages overseas while utilizing the strengths of Japanese animation and new technologies.”
Toei Animation’s Kouichi Noguchi (expelled from paradise, Kado: the correct answer) and Masahiro Onda of Tsuburaya (ultraman zero the movie, SSSS.GRIDMAN) served as co-producers.
Meanwhile, the version 1.1 trailer for “KAIJU DECODE -first contact-,” the project’s VR animated film, which can be viewed from three viewpoints, was also released on YouTube.
- Mill: Marika Takano
- Zora: Mayumi Shintani
- DNA Hunter: Nobunaga Shimazaki
- Director: S/N
- Screenplay: Tetsuya Yamada
- Music: Tadahiko Inoue
- Anime production: ARecT
- VR Production: Gugenka
- Producer: Toei Animation
Source: Official Toei Animation YouTube Channel
© Tsuburaya Productions, Toei Animation