The classic TV anime Zoids is returning for a brand new series this summer, Zoids Wildfire will be airing on MBS which stands for Mainichi Broadcasting Network in Japan and on Crunchyroll for the North American, Canadian and the United Kingdom and other parts of the world Crunchyroll the anime streaming service is available from. Zoids Wild will begin during the Summer season 2018.
The main staff for Zoids Wild has been revealed, including:
- Director: Norihiko Sutou (Pokémon: Black and White)
- Series composition: Mitsutaka Hirota (Digimon Adventure tri, NANBAKA)
- Animation production: OLM
Additionally, a manga version of Zoids Wild will begin serialization in Shogakukan’s Monthly CoroCoro Comic children’s manga magazine beginning in April of 2018, and a new toy line for Zoids Wild will kick off in Japan in June of 2018.
The toy line will be made with the concept of assembling a life-form where you build a skeleton frame and attach armour and weapons to the toy. Each toy will have an instinct release mechanic called “Wild Beast” this “Wild Beast” will be able to change into attack form. The first two toys are “Wild Liger” and “Gilraptor” these toys will be on sale in Japan in June for 3,000 yen each.
Zoids Genesis is the fourth series and the most modern TV anime from the Zoids series which tells the story of Ruuji Familon, a young boy who finds a Liger-type Zoid during a salvage mission. Initially, the village is attacked by Bio RaptorBio Zoids. After the village generator is destroyed in combat, Ruuji takes the Murasame Liger Zoid and leaves the village alongside Ra Kan and Rei Mii to find a generator mechanic, or the village will be destroyed. Through his journey Ruuji learns he must fight against Digald. It aired on TV Tokyo from April 2005 to March 2006.
Check out the trailer announcement below:
Date published: 27/02/18
Written by: Joseph Opoku
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