Scarlet Nexus anime is showcasing its first two episodes via Ani-One. Scarlet Nexus is an RPG game by Bandai Namco Studios and Tose. Players assume the control of protagonist Yuito Sumeragi or Kasane Randall, members of the OSF.
The game is set in the near future and also an alternate reality. In this world, humans have developed a society based on substances found in the human brain. This allows the use of extrasensory powers called psychokinesis.
As a result, mindless mutants called Other attack humanity. The OSF recruits members with powers to fight against the Other.
The anime adaptation is to premiere on July 1, 2021. Sunrise studio is overlooking the production. Hiroyuki Nishimura is directing the Scarlet Nexus anime along with Yōichi Katō, Toshizo Nemoto, Akiko Inoue, Yuji Ito, and Hironori Anazawa.
The opening theme is Red Criminal by Oral Cigarettes who also performed the opening theme for the anime Noragami. The first two episodes are available on Ani-One’s Youtube Channel.
OSF Cadets, the time has arrived: SCARLET NEXUS arrives today on Xbox, PlayStation and PC.
— Scarlet Nexus (@scarlet_nexus) June 25, 2021
Alongside Hong Kong and India, Ani-One will stream the anime in many countries in South Asia and Southeast Asia. The anime will premiere on Tokyo MX, BS11, Sun TV.
The anime will also stream on various websites which include Hulu, Bandai Channel, Amazon Prime Video, and d Anime Store. Funimation is streaming the anime in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, the United Kingdom, and Ireland.
Scarlet Nexus game is available on Xbox series XS, Playstation 5, Playstation 4, Xbox One, and also PC via the Steam platform. The game development team includes Keita Iizuka from Code Vein. It also includes former developers of the Tales series and Tales of Vesperia.