Aniplus-Asia announced that it will air the Zombie Land Saga original television anime beginning on Thursday, August 6, with new episodes every Thursday and Friday at 4:30 p.m. GMT +8.
MAPPA, Avex Pictures, and Cygames‘ Zombie Land Saga anime premiered in October 2018. The anime is getting a sequel project titled Zombie Land Saga Revenge.
The anime follows Sakura Minamoto, who dreams of being an idol, but is hit by a car and wakes up as a zombie. A man named Kōtarō Tatsumi appears and tells her he’s recruiting her into an idol group made up of zombies, dead girls he has “recruited” from several eras of Japanese history.
Munehisa Sakai (One Piece Film Strong World, Suite Precure, Sailor Moon Crystal) directed the anime at MAPPA. Shigeru Murakoshi (Kakegurui, Garo -Vanishing Line- episode scripts) was in charge of series composition. Kasumi Fukagawa (Persona 3 the Movie #1 Spring of Birth Assistant Animation Director) designed the characters, and Yasuharu Takanashi composed the music.