An anime adaptation of the boys-love game DRAMAtical Murder by Nitro+CHiRAL has been given the green light to be put into production for an anime series that will be out in the summer of 2014. The show adapts the story that comes from the boys-love adventure game of the same name and has opened with a new promo for it and the official site going live at http://dmmd-anime.com/. Kazuya Miura has taken on the role of director for this at Studio NAZ based on scripts by Kabura Fuchiii, who worked on the game, and Touko Machida. Character designs are being worked on by Yukiko Ban while Yuuki Hayashi is set to do music composition.
The cast has so far been revealed with:
Atsushi Kisaichi as Aoba
Hiroki Takahashi as Kōjaku
Satoshi Hino as Noiz
Kenichirou Matsuda as Mink
Masatomo Nakazawa as Clear
Ryota Takeuchi as Ren
Plot concept: The story takes place many years in the future where the game “Rhyme,” a virtual fighting game, is incredibly popular and people possess “AllMates,” convenient AI computers. Aoba leads an ordinary life, working at a junk shop and living with his grandmother on the island of Midorijima. Unlike his friends, he doesn’t participate in Rhyme, nor does he belong in a gang. However, when rumors of people disappearing spread, Aoba finds himself needing to unravel the mysteries behind the island in order to protect his everyday life.