Kekkai Sensen ( a.k.a. Blood Blockade Battlefront) is an original manga by Yasuhiro Nightow. The story revolves around a post-apocalyptic New York and humanity’s lack of ability to manage a world where they are not the biggest threat.
Watch the first promo vid below and see who’s behind the adaptation project!
Prouction: Studio Bones | Director: Rie Matsumoto (Kyousogiga) | Character Designer: Toshihiro Kawamoto (Cowboy Bebop) | Screenwriter: Kazunao Furuya (Lia Game’s Live Action) | Production Designer: Shinji Kimura (Ao no Exorcist) | Narrator in this video is Rikiya Koyama (Fate/…’s Kiritsugu Emiya)
The video, respectively seiyuu Koyama-kun, tells us of where we are: a town called Jerusalem’s Lot, formerly known as New York City. Three years ago, within a single day, the entire region turned into a living hell. A mix between races from the Netherlands and the Earth clash and atthe same time have to co-exist. While Jerusalem’s Lot and New York are kept safe by a bullbe-like force, there is but a handful of very stylish persons who can help keep the balance.
Source: Official Kekkai Sensen Website
Video and image: (C)2015 内藤泰弘／集英社・血界戦線製作委員会