Joker Game Gets Anime Adaptation!

JokerGame Joker Game Gets Anime Adaptation!

What You Need to Know:

  • The popular Japanese movie, Joker Game was released in January of 2015, and was met with mixed reviews. It is based on the original story created by Kōji Yanagi.
  • Just today, it's been announced that Joker Game will be made into a TV anime. The release date has yet to be determined.
  • The anime will be directed by Kazuya Nomura (director of Robotics;Notes), and will be produced by Production I.G.
"Set along a backdrop of a fictitious second world war at an international city in Asia.

In Japan, Lieutenant Colonel Yuki (Yusuke Iseya) recommends the creation of spy training school "D Kikan". Meanwhile, Kato (Kazuya Kamenashi) is facing capital punishment for his refusal to follow a superior's order. Kato is then scouted by "D Kikan". He goes through a harsh training regiment and faces his first mission as a spy."

Source: Asian Wiki

Source: Yaraon

Reactions Around the Web

"It looks like I.G's talents will be wasted once again."
"Looks like they already reserved the domain name."

JokerGame Joker Game Gets Anime Adaptation!
It seems people aren't really giving this a chance right from the start...
JokerGame Joker Game Gets Anime Adaptation!
Well, I'm guessing the movie wasn't so great... But who knows!