A full trailer of the upcoming anime film 009 RE:CYBORG has been released on the official You Tube channel. The trailer introduces the voices of Cyborg 002 (Daisuke Ono), 003 (Chiwa Saito), 004 (Toru Ohkawa), as well as the first glimpse of the cyborgs’ progenitor Dr. Gilmore.
The film will open in Japan, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore, Malaysia, and South Korea on 27 October.
The story is set in 2013 when skyscrapers in London, Moscow, Berlin, and New York are destroyed by simultaneous bombings. The indiscriminate terrorism by an unknown group with unknown motives, who set off a world-wide panic. A group of nine cyborg fighters who used to rescue humanity from threats are called on again by their creator Dr. Gilmore to uncover the group and capture those responsible.
Directed by Kenji Kamiyama (Eden of the East, Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex), the film will be released in 3D and is based on Shotaro Ishinomori’s classic sci-fi manga Cyborg 009.