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    GHOST IN THE SHELL: SAC_2045 Series Debuts This Month on Netflix

    ⒸMasamune Shirow・Production I.G/Kodansha・ Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045 Production Committee

    Source: Netflix
    Official Site: ghostintheshell-sac2045.jp (Japan), Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045 | Netflix (US)

    US key art courtesy of Netflix. ⒸMasamune Shirow・ Production I.G/Kodansha・ Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045 Production Committee

    GHOST IN THE SHELL: SAC_2045 (攻殻機動隊 SAC_2045, Kōkaku Kidōtai SAC_2045), the latest entry in the classic sci-fi series GHOST IN THE SHELL, is scheduled to release worldwide (except China) on Netflix on April 23, 2020.

    Created by Masamune Shirow, the sequel of much acclaimed GHOST IN THE SHELL: STAND ALONE COMPLEX (攻殻機動隊 STAND ALONE COMPLEX, Kōkaku Kidōtai Sutando Arōn Conpurekkusu, 2002-05) series has come back as a full 3DCG anime series. Directors Kenji Kamiyama (GHOST IN THE SHELL: STAND ALONE COMPLEX series), Shinji Aramaki (APPLESEED series) and SOLA DIGITAL ARTS will collaborate once again following the Netflix anime ULTRAMAN (ウルトラマン, Urutoraman, 2019-20). This is the first GHOST IN THE SHELL series to be brought to fans with a double director. The original Japanese cast of GHOST IN THE SHELL: STAND ALONE COMPLEX, including Atsuko Tanaka, Akio Otsuka, and Koichi Yamadera, are all returning.

    In 2045, the world has been thrown into a state of systematic “sustainable war,” but the threat of human extinction at the hands of AI hasn’t yet pervaded the public consciousness. Former members of Public Security Section 9, including full-body cyborg Major Motoko Kusanagi, are working as hired mercenaries when mysterious beings known as “post humans” begin to emerge. The world’s superpowers are trying to come to grips with the threat, and so Section 9 is reorganized.

    ■ Staff
    Original story: Shirow Masamune
    Directors: Kenji Kamiyama, Shinji Aramaki
    Series composition: Kenji Kamiyama
    Character design: Ilya Kuvshinov
    Music: Nobuko Toda, Kazuma Jinnouchi
    Opening theme: Fly with me by millennium parade × ghost in the shell: SAC_2045
    Ending theme: sustain++; by Mili
    Music production: FlyingDog
    Production: Production I.G × SOLA DIGITAL ARTS
    Production: Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045 Production Committee

    ■ Cast
    Motoko Kusanagi: Atsuko Tanaka
    Daisuke Aramaki: Osamu Saka
    Batou: Akio Otsuka
    Togusa: Koichi Yamadera
    Ishikawa: Yutaka Nakano
    Saito: Toru Okawa
    Paz: Takashi Onozuka
    Borma: Taro Yamaguchi
    Tachikoma: Sakiko Tamagawa
    Purin Ezaki: Han Megumi
    Standard: Kenjiro Tsuda

    ⒸMasamune Shirow・Production I.G/Kodansha・ Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045 Production Committee

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