Kaina of the Great Snow Sea is an epic and historical manga series written by Tsutomu Nihei and illustrated by Itoe Takemoto. Because of its very unique storyline with a fantasy element, the series is well-loved by manga readers.
As a result, fans were eager to find out when the Kaina of the Great Snow Sea manga would receive an anime adaptation. Kaina of the Great Snow Sea began publishing its manga adaptation on February 26, 2022, and it is currently ongoing.
Moreover, they also recently released an anime film adaptation titled “Star Sage” in Japanese theaters. Due to its unique storyline, fantasy elements, and excellent character development, the franchise got so much attention from fans in such a short amount of time.
As a result, it has become one of the best new fantasy manga series, with fans desperate to know when the Great Snow Sea manga series will receive an anime adaptation. So without any further delay, let’s find out when we get to see this wonderful series and also what we will get to see in it.
When will Kaina of the Great Snow Sea Manga get an Anime Adaptation?
Fortunately, we have good news for the fans of Kaina of the Great Snow Sea who are eagerly waiting for its anime adaptation. On November 23, 2022, the official website of the series announced that they were making an anime adaptation of Kaina of the Great Snow Sea manga series.
According to the announcement, this wonderful series will be released on January 11, 2023. Tsutomu Nihei, who also created the popular series Blame! and Knights of Sidonia, is the series’ original creator. Alongside the announcement of the release date, the creator also shared information regarding its animation studio.
Polygon Pictures, very popular for its work in animation, especially its CGI work, will animate this wonderful series. Furthermore, Fuji TV’s Ultra+ block, Kansai TV, Tokai TV, TV Nishinippon, Hokkaido Cultural Broadcasting Co., Ltd., and BS Fuji have also premiered this anime.
On the other hand, Crunchyroll will stream the series outside Asia. Crunchyroll hosted the world premiere of the first four episodes of the series at the Crunchyroll Expo on August 6.
Kaina of the Great Snow Sea Official Trailer
Alongside the announcement of the release date of the series, the series’ official website also unveiled the full trailer and the main visual of the series. On November 23, 2022, they released the trailer for the series on their official YouTube channel.
After watching the trailer, we will notice that its animation is quite spectacular and beautiful. The character design and music of the series were also quite good and did not disappoint its manga readers. While watching the trailer, we also hear a brief preview of the theme songs for the series.
“Telepath” is the opening theme song of the series that was performed by Yorushika. On the other hand, “Juvenile” is the ending theme song of the series that was performed by Greeeen. Its theme songs were so beautiful and pleasant, which is why they got a lot of appreciation from the fans.
Cast and Staff of Anime
The official trailer for the Kaina of the Great Snow Sea manga revealed some of the major cast and staff. Its cast and staff include some of the talented artists who previously worked on several popular anime series. In this fascinating anime, Yoshimasa Hosoya will portray the role of Kaina, and Rie Takahashi will portray Liliha.
On the other hand, Ayumu Murase will portray Yaona, Maaya Sakamoto will portray Amerote, and Katsuyuki Onishi will portray Olinoga. If we talk about the staff, then Hiroaki Ando will direct the staff, and Sadayuki Murai will take charge of the series’ composition.
While Kyoko Kotani and Ryohei Fukushi will be in charge of character design, Kohta Yamamoto and Misaki Umase will be in charge of composing the music. And last but not least, Sadayuki Murai and Tetsuya Yamada are the script writers of this much-awaited anime series.
About Kaina of the Great Snow Sea anime series
Kaina of the Great Snow Sea is set in a world where the entire land is covered by an ocean of snow. As a result, the people faced so many problems that they began to live their lives on the top of the branches of giant Orbital Spire trees.
This series mainly depicts the story of Kaina, an ordinary young boy, and Liliha, a beautiful princess of Atland. Following a series of events, their fate changes the fate of the world. Due to its wonderful world-building and highly engaging story, fans were eagerly waiting for its anime adaptation.
Its manga readers already know the story of the series, but they are still excited to watch the anime series. Now that we have its release date and trailer, fans are looking forward to watching this series ASAP.
That’s it for the post. We hope you found this informative news about the anime adaptation of Kaina of the Great Snow Sea manga to be useful. Stay tuned for more of the latest anime news and upcoming anime adaptation.
People popularly know Kaina of the Great Snow Sea as its Japanese name, Oyukiumi no Kaina.
No, It is currently an ongoing manga series on Kodansha, and it has already released a total of 3 volumes.
You can watch this upcoming fantasy anime on Crunchyroll. Moreover, Crunchyroll already has all of the legal rights and licenses to the series, according to the series’ official website.