Akudama Drive

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Akudama Drive

Genre:
Action, Sci-Fi


Airing Date:
Fall 2020


Studios:
Studio Pierrot

Promotional Videos / PV

Official Images / Key Visuals

Synopsis

A long time ago, a war began between Kantou and Kansai, and the world was split in half. Kansai was ruled by Kantou and grew in their own way, but, the political and police forces became weakened and crime grew rampant. The criminals are known as "Akudama".

The story is set in a society which is highly developed but at the same time, has a dark side to it. Inside of the city, the Akudama try to be themselves, therefore, the aesthetics and plans of the Akudama begin to unfold.

Characters & Voice Actors List

Ordinary Person (Swindler)

Voice Actor: Tomoyo Kurosawa


An ordinary lady who was born in an ordinary family, gets a job, and spends life like everyone else. She gets involved in the Akudama crimes after a string of unlucky circumstances. She has an optimistic personality that she doesn't get depressed but takes a step forward with whatever happens to her.

Courier

Voice Actor: Yuuichiro Umehara


Has a genius sense in driving, and sells anything, even weapons. He was forced to carry many things since he was young. He has absolute confidence in his job, but is kind of a workaholic. He doesn't talk a lot, but makes adequate comments from time to time.

Brawler

Voice Actor: Shunsuke Takeuchi


A fighting jock who believes in "power is everything." He even doesn't hesitate to give up his life to fight strong opponents. His action motivation is simple, but has an innocent personality.

Hacker

Voice Actor: Shun Horie


A cyber terrorist who has an overwhelming hacking ability. He gets more excited when he sees something that is called impossible to be conquered. He is uninterested in other things that are not attractive to him.

Doctor

Voice Actor: Megumi Ogata


A mad scientist who plays with life for pleasure. He is good at dealing with medicines, and he hides a shot and sleeping gas in his clothes. He calmly talks like he understands everything.

Hoodlum

Voice Actor: Subaru Kimura


A money grubber who collects money with a greedy business. He is a coward who wants to convey strength and obeys what a stronger person says. He reluctantly cares about his friends because he is a coward.

Cutthroat

Voice Actor: Takahiro Sakurai


His hobby is homicide. In contrast to his unusual ruthlessness, his ordinary behavior is so innocent as a child. He cannot control his homicide impulse after experiencing a certain case.


Other Title Akudama Drive
Theme Songs
  • Opening Song: ”STEAL!!” by SPARK!!SOUND!!SHOW!!
  • Ending Song: "Ready" by Urashimasakatafune
Main Staff
  • Original Creator: Pierrot, TooKyo Games, Kazutaka Kodaka
  • Director: Tomohisa Taguchi
  • Assistant Director: Yoshifumi Sasahara
  • Script: Kazutaka Kodaka
  • Series Composition: Norimitsu Kaiho, Tomohisa Taguchi
  • Character Design: Cindy H. Yamauchi
  • Animation Director: Yoshio Tanioka
  • Sound Director: Yukio Nagasaki
  • Original Illustrator: Rui Komatsuzaki
  • Music: Shigekazu Aida, Maiko Iuchi

For more information: Official Website

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