Netflix‘s first anime lineup of 2021 is on its way to arrive finally this February! One of the most intriguing original anime series ‘High Rise Invasion‘ is being waited eagerly for months. So, we gathered everything you would like to know about the upcoming anime series including its plot, cast, trailer, and Netflix release date. Let’s dive into this amazing anime’s details to find out what is ahead of us.
High Rise Invasion is a horror-mystery-themed Japanese anime series. The upcoming series based on the same-named manga by author Tsuina Miura. On the other hand, it is the first full Netflix Original anime series to arrive in 2021. Zero-G studio handles the production of the upcoming series, which also responsible for animes like Dive!!, Grand Blue and My Roommate is a Cat.
The synopsis of ‘High Rise Invasion’ anime series
The story revolves around a high school student Yuri Honjō finding herself lost in an “abnormal space”. There are countless skyscrapers that are connected by suspension bridges and “masked figures” mercilessly slaughter their confused and fleeing victims. And we will be watching her as she tries to make a choice to survive in this hellish world. Will she kill the masked figures or be killed?
The cast members of High Rise Invasion
Not all the cast members of the upcoming anime series have been announced yet, but here are some of the names confirmed so far:
- Haruka Shiraishi as Yuri Honjo
- Yuuichirou Umehara as Kamen Sniper
- Shiki Aoki as Mayuko Nise
- Junya Enoki as Rika Honjo
- Akira Sekine as Kuon Shunzaki
How much of the manga will the first season of High Rise Invasion cover?
There are 21 volumes of High Rise Invasion spread across 249 chapters. They have a large number of source materials. So we may assume that the upcoming anime series will cover its first 94 chapters, which means the first eight volumes of the manga.
In addition, we might also be able to expect even a second season. This original manga has 249 chapters in total so it’s impossible to cover all of them in just one season. And before even releasing, High Rise Invasion has lauded and been waited eagerly already. So, why would not they continue in the near future? We’ll see.
When will ‘High Rise Invasion’ season 1 stream on Netflix?
High Rise Invasion will stream worldwide on Netflix on 25 February 2021. It’s still unknown how many episodes will release, but we will be able to watch every episode of the upcoming anime series upon its release.
In case you might wanna take a look at other anime series coming in February 2021, you can visit here. This upcoming anime series’ trailer of High Rise Invasion season 1 is down below for you to watch! You got excited already, right?