Code name: Yu Alexius is an ambiguous entity who loves to talk about anime and Chinese animation in general. An insatiable soul from the Pearl of the Orient, a frustrated writer and a Houtarou Oreki wanna-be. He is a piece of a lunatic and everything crazy.
The new original name called Comet Lucifer was revealed last July 26 and now, it was announced that it will being airing this coming October.
The anime takes place on the planet Gift. Main character Sogo Amagi lives in a town that prospers through mining, and one day after getting caught up in trouble he meets a mysterious girl.
The anime is an “adolescent sci-fi adventure romp” and has the theme of “boy meets girl.” It will be filled with action, mecha, romance and adventure; and this will be an original anime not themed from any existing series.
Helming the project is elite team of staff assembled for the creation of this original anime. It will be produced by 8-Bit, the same studio that gave us The Fruit of Grisaia, Infinite Stratos and Tokyo Raven. This is the studio’s first original anime despite of the fact that they brought countless anime hits.
The anime will be directed by Yasuhito Kikuchi who is famous for his worked on Infinite Stratos. He’ll be joining by Yuichi Nomura (known for Eureka Seven) as the series’ original planner and composer while Tatsuya Kato is creating the music.
Fhana will sing the image songs as well as the opening theme while Ayaka Ohashi (voice of the heroine Flia) will sing the ending song of the anime.
The cast primarily consists of young, popular, talented actors. Yusuke Kobayashi, who played Arslan in The Heroic Legend of Arslan, is playing main character Sogo Amagi, Ayaka Ohashi is playing Felia, Takuma Terashi is playing Rie Takahashi, and Inori Minase is playing Ayaka Suwa.
Original Work: Project Felia
Director: Yasuhito Kikuchi
Original Planner/Series Composer/Script: Yuichi Nomura
Series Director: Atsushi Nakayama
Character Designer/Chief Animation Director: Yuichi Takahashi
Mechanical Designer: Takayuki Yanase
Music: Tatsuya Kato
Animation Production: 8-Bit
Image Song Artists: True, Fhana
Opening Theme Song Artist: Fhana
Ending Theme Song Artist: Ayaka Ohashi
Sogo Amagi: Yusuke Kobayashi
Felia: Ayaka Ohashi
Kaon Lanchester: Rie Takahashi
Roman Valoff: Takuma Terashima
Otto Moto: Ayaka Suwa
Mo Litika Sheshes Ura: Inori Minase