Action-romance anime 'Love of Kill' releases first PV, airs January 2022

Written by: Nicole Castro

Published on: November 08, 2021 at 19:58 PHT (GMT+8)


Fe's shoujo manga Love of Kill is getting an anime adaptation, scheduled to air in January 2022.


Below is the first promotional video (PV), featuring main characters Chateau Dankworth (CV: Saori Ōnishi) and Son Ryang-ha (CV: Hiro Shimono).

The opening theme for the series is Midnight Dancer by Toshiki Masuda (増田俊樹), while the ending theme is Makoto Period by Aika Kobayashi (小林 愛香).

Meanwhile, the key visual features Chateau Dankworth and Son Ryang-ha with supporting characters Euripedes Ritzland, Indian, Hou, Jim, and Donny.

Additional Cast

  • Kenyu Horiuchi (堀内 賢雄) as Euripedes Ritzland

  • Kōhei Amasaki (天崎滉平) as Jim

  • Tomoaki Maeno (前野 智昭) as Hou

  • Hōchū Ōtsuka (大塚芳忠) as Donny




Staff

  • Original work: Fe (Monthly Comic Gene / KADOKAWA)

  • Director: Hideaki Ohba

  • Series composition, Screenplay: Ayumu Hisao

  • Character design: Yoko Sato

  • Sub-character design: Toshimitsu Kobayashi

  • Chief animation directors: Yoko Sato, Toshimitsu Kobayashi

  • Action animation director: Yasuhiro Saiki

  • 3D Props design: Tomokazu Sugimura

  • Art director: Masaki Mayuzumi

  • Color design: Aiko Yamagami

  • Cinematographer: Akane Fushihara

  • Editor: Kashiko Kimura

  • Sound director: Hajime Takakuwa

  • Sound effects: Toshiya Wada

  • Sound production: Bit groove promotion

  • Music: Kei Yoshikawa

  • Music production: TOY'S FACTORY

  • Music production cooperation: Miracle Bus

  • Animation production: Platinum Vision

  • Production: Love of Kill Production Committee


About Love of Kill

Love of Kill (Japanese: 殺し愛; Romaji: Koroshi Ai) is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Fe. It has been serialized in Media Factory's shōjo manga magazine Monthly Comic Gene since October 2015 and has been collected in nine tankōbon volumes. An anime television series adaptation by Platinum Vision will premiere in January 2022.


Synopsis from MAL:

The silent and stoic Chateau Dankworth is a bounty hunter. Her target: Son Ryang-ha, a notorious killer known for killing 18 high-class officials in a single night. To this day, his murders remain swift, efficient, and bloody. However, after Son Ryang-ha overpowers Chateau in their first encounter, he reveals his own intentions: he too is after her, aiming for her heart.


Son Ryang-ha's attempts to catch her eye are quite unique, to say the least. He offers gifts to her in the form of her current targets, tied up and battered, and will do anything to spend more time together. Reluctantly, Chateau goes along with this act, and so begins the cat-and-mouse game of love between two killers.


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Source: Love of Kill official Twitter, official website, Comic Natalie

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