The “Paradox Live 3rd Anniversary Fes” event announced the main staff for the upcoming anime and the first “ultra visual teasers,” a smartphone game, and a new stage play on Sunday.
Naoya Ando (episode or unit director on Aikatsu!, Love Live! Sunshine!!, PriPara) directed Paradox Live Animation at PINE JAM.
Takayo Ikami (Beautiful Bones -Sakurako’s Investigation-, Dance with dragons, Penguindrum) oversees and writes scripts for the series, and
Koji Haneda (The Distant Paladin, Initial D: Legend movies) designs the characters.
The anime will be released next year.
The Paradox live on stage project will have a theatrical production “vol. 2” which will run from March 9 to 19 at the Shinagawa Stellar Ball in Tokyo.
With and GCRESTThe hip-hop-themed multimedia project is set in the near future, where the rappers wear accessories containing a metallic substance called Phantom Metal. Thanks to the chemical reaction of Phantom Metal with the rappers own DNA, the rapper can create illusions related to his emotions during his performance. The result is a spectacular new type of concert.
A Paradox Live event at Club Paradox featured four hip-hop crews: BAE, The Cat’s Whiskers, cozmez, and Akanyatsura. Their battle at the event inspired the legendary hip-hop team Buraikan, who are hosting a new competition called Phantom Live, this time with eight teams.
The franchise also includes CDs, merchandise and events.