The official website for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Atsushi Ohkubo (Soul Eater)’s dark battle fantasy manga Enn Enn no Shouboutai (English title: Fire Force) has started streaming a 30-second teaser trailer narrated by Gakuto Kajiwara (Asta in Black Clover) as its protagonist Shinra Kusakabe, introducing the activities of Special Fire Force Company 8.
Story Introduction: The city of Tokyo is plagued by a deadly phenomenon: spontaneous human combustion! Luckily, a special team is there to quench the inferno: The Fire Force! The fire soldiers at Special Fire Cathedral 8 are about to get a unique addition. Enter Shinra, a boy who possesses the power to run at the speed of a rocket, leaving behind the famous “devil’s footprints” (and destroying his shoes in the process). Can Shinra and his colleagues discover the source of this strange epidemic before the city burns to ashes?
The adaptation is animated by david production (JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure series, Cells at Work!). Yuki Yase (Kubikiri Cycle) serves as director, alongside character designer Hideyuki Morioka (Sayonara, Zetsubou- Sensei, Kizumonogatari). Other voice cast and its premiere schedule in Japan have not yet been announced.