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Trigger’s SSSS.Gridman to Premiere at Anime Expo

ssss.gridmanStudio Trigger guests will be on hand at this year’s Anime Expo, and they have a special presentation in store. The convention will serve as the premiere of the SSSS.Gridman anime, and Guests of Honor include Shigeto Koyama and Hiromi Wakabayashi, who will be joined by additional Trigger talent Masaru Sakamoto and Masato Takeuchi.

In addition to the premiere of the anime, the guests will stick around for a Q&A session. Sakamoto, Koyama, and Wakabayashi are also scheduled to be available for autograph signings throughout the weekend, with exact timing TBA.

SSSS.Gridman trailer:

Synopsis:

You’re not alone. Always and forever.

“Gridman the Hyper Agent” was a Japanese TV series that aired from 1993. Despite computers in regular households were not common at that time, this series took in elements of the internet and computer viruses and gained popularity through its futuristic appeal.

A new anime adaptation “SSSS. Gridman” will air in Autumn 2018! The animation will be handled by Studio TRIGGER and directed by Akira Amemiya, who presented the “Gridman the Hyper Agent boys invent great hero” at the Japan Animator Expo in 2015.

The future of the “Gridman” world will become reality in 2018, and revived in the animation world.

Visit http://gridman.net/ for more information!

Event Details:

  • Date: Friday, July 6
  • Time: 7:45 PM – 8:45 PM
  • Room: LACC / Main Events (Hall B)

Learn more about the guests at the Anime Expo 2018 website.

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