Kadokawa’s new original anime series Bullbuster is finally here! The anime series was first teased in 2017 as a concept book and ever since then, the fans were eagerly waiting for more updates. Here is everything you need to know about Bullbuster to get started. 

Bullbuster Plot

The] Bullbuster is a Japanese multimedia franchise by Kadokawa. It was first released in 2017 as a concept book. Later, a novel series written by Hiroyuki Nakao and illustrated by Eisaku Kubonouchi was released. A manga adaptation of the series by Hishio Itami is set to begin serialisation this October.

Bullbuster Plot

The series revolves around a young engineer named Tetsuro Okina who has developed the new robot Bullbuster. It is transferred to Hato Industries, a company known for exterminating harmful animals. We follow Tetsuro in his journey of becoming a heroic mecha pilot while at the same time trying to maintain the cost of fuel, labour and weaponry.

Bullbuster Cast And Crew

Here are all the cast and crew members of the Bullbuster.

  • Animation Production: NUT
  • Director: Hiroyasu Aoki 
  • Series Composition: Hiroyasu Aoki 
  • Music: Masahiro Tokuda 
  • Original creator: Hiroyuki Nakao 
  • Original Character Design: Eisaku Kubonouchi 
  • Character Design: Takahisa Katagiri 
  • Art Director: Kei Ichikura 
  • Chief Animation Director: Takahisa Katagiri 
  • Mechanical design: Jūki Izumo 
  • 3D Director: Masato Takahashi 
  • Sound Director: Kōhei Yoshida 
  • Director of Photography: Shinya Matsui
  • Asami Seto as Arumi Nikaidō 
  • Shōya Chiba as Tetsurō Okino 
  • Ken Uo as Kintarō Kataoka 
  • Shinichiro Miki as Kōji Tajima 
  • Taiten Kusunoki as Ginnosuke Mutō 
  • Yūki Takada as Miyuki Shirogane 
  • Yūma Uchida as Shūichi Namari

Bullbuster Episode Release Dates

Bullbuster Episode Release Dates

The series will have 12 episodes and new installments will be updated every week on Wednesday in Japan.

  • Episode 1 – Bullbuster, Activate! A Small Business on the Verge of Bankruptcy Challenges a Mysterious Monster?! – 4 October 2023
  • Episode 2 – TBA – 11 October 2023
  • Episode 3 – TBA – 18 October 2023
  • Episode 4 – TBA – 25 October 2023
  • Episode 5 – TBA – 1 November 2023
  • Episode 6 – TBA – 8 November 2023
  • Episode 7 – TBA – 15 November 2023 
  • Episode 8 – TBA – 22 November 2023 
  • Episode 9 – TBA – 29 November -2023
  • Episode 10 – TBA – 6 December 2023
  • Episode 11 – TBA – 13 December 2023
  • Episode 12 – TBA – 20 December 2023

Bullbuster Episode Release Timings

Bullbuster Episode Release Timings

The episodes will be released every week on Wednesday at 9 PM in Japan.

  • PST ( Pacific Standard Time): 5:00 AM, Wednesday
  • EST (Eastern Standard Time): 8:00 AM, Wednesday
  • Philippine Standard Time (PHT): 8:00 PM, Wednesday
  • India Standard Time (IST): 5:30 PM, Wednesday
  • Australia Central Standard Time (ACST): 9:30 PM, Wednesday
  • Central European Summer Time (CEST): 2:00 PM, Wednesday

Where To Watch Bullbuster?

The anime series will be first aired on AT-X and then on other local Japanese channels. Crunchyroll has also confirmed to air the anime series worldwide.

Is There A Trailer Of Bullbuster?

Yes, here is the latest trailer of Bullbuster anime. 

Author’s Note

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