Have you had a chance to check out SABIKUI BISCO yet? The adaptation is one of many promising titles that recently debuted as part of Crunchyroll’s Winter 2022 Anime Lineup, and we have a spotlight to explore it further while we wait for the next installment. Read on for a closer look at the show!
Launch Time: January 10
Territories: North America, Central America, South America, Europe, Africa, Oceania, the Middle East, and CIS
In the far future, a disaster known as the “Rusty Wind” has transformed the majority of Japan into a barren desert and left civilization in tatters. After his teacher falls prey to the rust, the roguish Bisco Akahoshi embarks on journey through the sandy wastes to obtain a mushroom known only as the Rust Eater, rumored to cure the ailment. Together with the dashing young doctor Milo, the pair will have to contend with the unforgiving environment and their fellow wanderers in order to make it back alive.
VA: Ryōta Suzuki (Yu Ishigami in KAGUYA-SAMA: LOVE IS WAR)
VA: Natsuki Hanae (Tanjirou Kamado in Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba)
VA: Reina Kondō (Nikaido in Dorohedoro)
VA: Miyu Tomita (Riko in Made in Abyss)
VA: Shirō Saitō (Biao Gong in Kingdom)
VA: Kenjiro Tsuda (Tatsu in The Way of the Househusband)
Shinji Cobkubo (Story)
K Akagishi (Art)
Ai Asari (Animation Director for Fate/stay night [Heaven’s Feel] I. presage flower, Fate/stay night [Heaven’s Feel] III. spring song)
Chief Animation Director
Director of Photography
Yoshiaki Kimura (Horimiya, Date A Live II)
Takeshi Ueda (AA=)
Kisuke Koizumi (Dororo, JUNI TAISEN：ZODIAC WAR, Koikimo, Shadows House, The God of High School)
“Kaze no oto sae kikoenai“ by JUNNA
“Hōkō“ by Ryōta Suzuki and Natsuki Hanae
and K Akagishi (Art), which is published in Japan by ASCII Media Works (a division of KADOKAWA) under its Dengeki Bunko imprint. Yen Press publishes the series in English as Rust-Eater Bisco .