Introducing Anime: The Promised Neverland (Jan 11, 2019 Premiere)


ANIME TITLE: The Promised Neverland

SYNOPSIS: “A Life-or-Death Escape to Freedom Begins.
Grace Field House is a seemingly ordinary orphanage where Emma, Norman and Rey live. Their pleasant days comes to halt when they know the harrowing truth that the children there are raised as meat."
(aniplus-asia.com)

AIRTIME / DATE:
1 Hour After Japan
Premiere: 11 Jan, FRIs 01:40 [00:40 id/th]
New Episode: FRIs 01:25 [00:25 id/th]
Encore: FRIs, 23:00 [22:00 id/th]


HIGHLIGHTS:
1. One of the most highly anticipated titles for 2019.

2. #2 most anticipated title for Winter 2019 in Japan, right after Kemono Friends 2.

3. Adapted from a popular award winning manga serialising on Weekly Shonen Jump since 2016 (Weekly Shonen Jump is the best-selling and longest-running manga magazine. Other notable titles on Weekly Shonen Jump include the likes of Dragonball, One Piece, Naruto and so on).

OPENING:

Title: "Touch Off" by UVERworld

WATCHED: Managed to catch Episode 1, and the "twist/reveal" instantly turned a saccharine child drama into a mixed bag of horror and sci-fi! I'd definitely be watching this LOL

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