New info has been published for BEM, an upcoming TV anime that reboots the classic Sixties TV anime Yokai Ningen Bem with a cool new look, including a new trailer, new cast members, the OP / ED theme performers, and the Japanese broadcast schedule.
The opening theme for BEM, entitled “Uchuu no Kioku” (“Memories of Space”), is performed by Maaya Sakamoto, who also voices the Mysterious Lady in the series. The ending theme for BEM, entitled “Iruimi”, is performed by JUNNA.
The new cast members for BEM include:
- Junichi Suwabe as Dr. Recycle.
- Soma Saito as Daryl Bryson.
- Kōtarō Nishiyama as Roddy Walker.
- And Daisuke Ono as Helmut Felt.
The original Yokai Ningen Bem TV anime was broadcast from 1968 – 1969 on Fuji TV. The story follows a trio of humanoid monsters who try to live among humanity and protect people from other monsters. The new BEM TV anime is directed by Yoshinori Odaka and features animation production by LandQ studios.
BEM will broadcast in Japan according to the following TV schedule:
- TV Tokyo: every Sunday during the 25:35 time slot beginning on July 07, 2019.
- TV Aichi: every Sunday during the 25:35 time slot beginning on July 07, 2019.
- TV Osaka: every Monday during the 25:05 time slot beginning on July 07, 2019.
It will probably be online and subtitled the next day on the sites you are currently watching.