The anime The Caligula Effect premieres promotional video with its opening

The animated television adaptation of the game The Caligula Effect of FuRyu has posted a promotional video where we can listen to the opening of the series, "Paradigm Box" by Chiharu Sawashiro and Shunsuke Takeuchi. The series will adapt the story of the original game, will premiere on April 8 and will remain broadcast for three months.

Takuya Yamanaka of FuRyu appears as responsible for the original concept, being Jun'ichi Wada (SukaSuka, Ragnastrike Angels) the director of the series under Satelight. Touko Machida (Centaur no Nayami) is in charge of the scripts, while Kenji Tanabe (Binbogami ga!) Will adapt the original character designs of Oguchi to the anime. Satoshi Motoyama (Dagashi Kashi, Ramen Daisuki Koizumi-san) will be the sound director, being the musical compositions of Tsukasa Masuko, Yasuharu Takanashi, Funta7, RegaSound and Kenji Iwata.

Chiharu Sawashiro and Shunsuke Takeuchi will put the opening with the theme "Paradigm Box". Rie Murakawa, Ari Ozawa, Rie Takahashi and Minami Tanaka will put the ending with "Hypno". The singles of both songs will go on sale on May 16.

The anime will recover the distribution of the game, although some roles will change:

  • Chiharu Sawashiro as Ritsu Shimazu
  • Queen Ueda as Mu
  • Shunsuke Takeuchi as Shogo Satake
  • Yuichiro Umehara as Izuru Minezawa
  • Yoshimasa Hosoya as Kotaro Tomoei
  • Rie Murakawa as Kotono Kashiwaba
  • Ari Ozawa as Naruko Morita
  • Rie Takahashi as Mifue Shinohara
  • Minami Tanaka as Suzuna Kagura
  • Mai Fuchigami as Marie Mizuguchi
  • Asami Shimoda as Aria
  • Shouta Aoi as Kagi-P
  • Emi Nitta as Sweet-P
  • Yumiri Hanamori as Shonen Doll
  • Eriko Nakamura as Mirei
  • Soma Saito as Ike-P
  • Yuma Uchida as Shadow Knife
  • Yuka Otsubo as Sone

The game was released for PSVita in Japan on June 23, 2016, arriving in 2017 to the West and takes place in a virtual world known as "Mobius" that governs the voice software "Mu" and in which men and women live as high school students. A group of characters, including the protagonist, will decide to try to escape and return to the real world.

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