Netflix has launched the primary trailer for the upcoming Make My Day anime film, which premieres on February 2.
Make My Day‘s story was created by manga artist Yasuo Ohtagaki (Mobile Suit Gundam Thunderbolt, Altered Carbon: Resleeved character designer). A new tweet from Netflix says that Aliens was one of Ohtagaki’s inspirations for the 3DCG sci-fi film.
Netflix describes the plot as:
The snowy, ice-covered planet Coldfoot is house to a valuable energy-rich ore known as “Sig.” On the floor, the planet appears to be a crime-free utopia, however in actuality prisoners are used for back-breaking Sig mining. Jim, a younger jail guard, rushes to the location of a sudden mining accident to discover a mysterious creature attacking the people.
Makoto Honda (Sakura Kakumei ~Hana Saku Otome-tachi~ 3DCG director) is the director of the movie, with Yumiko Yoshizawa as script author, Kiyotaka Oshiyama (Deca-Dence cyborg designer) and Shouji Kawamori (Macross co-mechanical designer) as mechanical designers, and Kensuke Ushio (Chainsaw Man) as music composer.. Taiwan-based 3DCG animation manufacturing studio Studio5, which Honda based and is president of, is credited with the character designs and animation manufacturing. Studio5’s head workplace is situated in Osaka and has a department workplace in Tokyo.
Meanwhile, the forged consists of Masaomi Yamahashi as Jim, Kazuhiro Yamaji as Walter, Ayahi Takagaki as Marnie, Akio Otsuka as Bark, and Atsuko Tanaka as Cathy Beck.