The winter 2020 anime adaptation of the Tribe Nine game from Akatsuki and Too Kyo Games is getting its home video releases handled by Bandai Namco Arts. The distributor has opted to go for the box set route for this release with a Blu-ray-only edition. It saw an April 27th, 2022 debut for the twelve-episode series priced at 30,000 yen. With it out, we now have a look at the full packaging and cover for it below.
The set comes with multiple music videos, the clean opening and closing, and a development report.
The project has Yu Aoki directing it based on the scripts supervised by Michiko Yokote. Yosuke Yabumoto is adapting the original character designs and LIDEN FILMS is handling the animation production.
The Japanese cast includes Shun Horie as Haru Shirogane, Akira Ishida as Shun Kamiya, Chiharu Sawashiro as Taiga, Mai Fuchigami as Saori Arisugawa, Mutsumi Tamura as Santarō Mita, Fukushi Ochiai as Manami Daimon, Shōya Chiba as Kazuki Aoyama, Hiroshi Naka as Tenshin Ōtori, Junichi Suwabe as Ōjirō Ōtori, Mikako Komatsu as Yuī Kamiki, Kentarō Kumagai as Hyakutarō Senju, Toshiki Masuda as Rankichi Umeda, Shunsuke Takeuchi as Tatsuto Tatsunuma, Yūichi Nakamura as Yajirobe Ueno, Daisuke Ono as Hanafuda Sakura, Junta Terashima as Fucho Sonoda, Reina Kondo as Enoki Yukigaya, Yukihiro Nozuyama as Kiyoshiro Haneda, Kenichirō Matsuda as Roku Saigo, Gakuto Kajiwara as Kai Asahikawa, Wataru Komada as Yutaka Gotanda, Misato Murai as Minami Oi, and Kensho Ono as Eiji Todoroki.
The series features the closing theme songs below with “Strike it Out” by MIYAVI and “Infocus” by Void_Chords feat. LIO.
Plot Concept: Aiming to be the strongest man of “Platinum Hull” who is weak and always being bullied , “Taiga” two boys who came from the other side of the sea are the strongest XB player and leader of Minato Tribe at a certain dusk. Meet “Shun Kamiya”.
At the same time, each tribe scattered in Neo Tokyo was about to be exposed to great threat.
At the command of King Neo Tokyo “Otori Tenshin”, Chiyoda Tribe, led by the mysterious man “Otori Oujiro”, has begun to control the tribes all over the country.
The devil’s hand is about to reach Minato Tribe …
“I want to change myself”
“I just want to be the strongest man”
“I just want to enjoy XB” Haru, Taiga, and Kamiya stand at bat in XB to stick to their unyielding beliefs
[Source: Tribe Nine]