Sunrise has announced that their new anime series “Gundam Build Divers Re:RISE“, will stream on Sunrise’s new Gundam YouTube channel on October 10 at 8:00 p.m. JST. The Gundam website also revealed that Spira Spica will perform the opening theme song “Re:Rise”, and Sudanna YuzuYully the ending theme, entitled “MAGIC TIME”.
Sunrise Beyond producing the animation with Gundam Build Divers’s Shinya Watada returning to direct. Masami Obari is the show’s action director. Yasuyuki Mutowill writing the series scripts. Shuri Toida is designing the characters based on an original character drawing by Kazuhiro Hara. Shinya Kusumegi and Sakiko Uda are chief mecha animators. Kunio Okawara, Kanetake Ebikawa, Junya Ishigaki, Ippei Gyōbu, Humikane Shimada, Kenji Teraoka, Shinya Terashima, and Takayuki Yanase are the mechanical designers.
GUNDAM BUILD DIVERS Re: RISE is the first Gundam series to be released in the Reiwa period, released to celebrate the franchise’s 40th anniversary. It’s Gundam Build Divers sequel. Global simulcast of the new animation series will start on GUNDAM.INFO and other sites in October 2019.
The anime is set two years after the story of Gundam Build Divers, with a new version of the Gunpla Battle Nexus Online (GBN) game, and new Divers: Hiroto, a lone Diver who plays like a mercenary; Kazami, a wanderer who goes between parties; May, a mysterious solo Diver who participates in Gunpla Battles all day; and Parviz, a beginner Diver who has an introverted attitude but desires co-op play. While all four live solitary existences, they are brought together by circumstance to form a team in an experience that goes beyond GBN
- Chiaki Kobayashi as Hiroto
- Masaaki Mizunaka as Kazami
- Mai Fuchigami as May
- Mayu Minami as Parviz
- Ai Kakuma as Freddie
- Inori Minase as Eve
- Shion Wakayama as Hinata Mukai