Anime adaption of the game 428. Type-Moon’s Nasu Kinoko and Takeuchi Takashi are in charge of the anime script and character designs. They also made the script and character designs for one of the bonus scenarios in the game.
The visual novel tells a present-day story about a detective, a young man, a virus researcher, a freelance writer, and a cat mascot character who are brought together by bizarre events with worldwide implications in the Tokyo neighborhood of Shibuya. Type-Moon is already producing a bonus anime scenario for the game. Screenplay writer Kinoko Nasu and original character designer Takashi Takeuchi of Fate/stay night and Tsukihime, Lunar Legend fame are involved in both 428 projects.
Official Site: http://www.canaan.jp/index.html
Trailer + Opening sample: http://www.canaan.jp/blog/canaan_bansen_mae_MX.wmv
Synonyms: 428 ~Fuusa Sareta Shibuya de~ Tokubetsu Hen, 428 ~Fuusa Sareta Shibuya de~ Special Chapter, 428 ~Fuusasareta Shibuya de~, 428 the animation
Opening: Mind as Judgement by Faylan
Ending Theme: “My heaven” by Annabel
Aired: Jul 4, 2009
Producers: TYPE-MOON, P.A. Works
Director: Masahiro Ando
Character Designs: Kanami Sekiguchi
Maaya Sakamoto as Alphard
Miyuki Sawashiro as Canaan
Akio Ohtsuka as Sham
Haruka Tomatsu as Yunyun
Hiroaki Hirata as Santana
Junko Minagawa as Natsume
Kenji Hamada as Minoru Minorikawa
Mamiko Noto as Hakkoo
Rie Tanaka as Liang Qi
Toru Ohkawa as Cummings
Yoshino Nanjou as Maria Oosawa
Hironari Amano as Shinya Kano
Nakamura as Shinya Kano (Sub)
Narumi Konno as Hitomi
Osamu Takashi as Kenzi Oosawa
She is an executor who belongs to the opposition group of underworld organization, “Snake”. She can function all of her five sense to the fullest concurrently, knocked the enemies like leopard’s movement, which makes her skill is exceptional as an assassin. She met with Maria Oosawa in some city at Middle East and became her friend.
She is the boss of underworld group “Snake”, and has the arch-enemy relationship with Canaan. Her special feature is tattoes of the snake drawn in the left arm. As for physical strength, she far surpassed ordinary man and her attainments about strategy and tactic is also profound.
大沢マリア (Maria Oozawa)
She is a best friend in Canaan, and a novice cameraman of third-rate gossip magazine “Heaven publication”. Her character is cheerful and bright,but has worst compatibility with weather. She comes to Shanghai with Minorikawa for colecting data in project coverage.
御法川実 (Minoru Minorikawa)
Free-lance writer. He covers project in Shanghai with Maria at the request of third-rate gossip magazine “Heaven publication” Manager. His dream is to becomes a top journalist admitted by the world.
リャン・チー (Liang Qi)
Belongs to the underworld group, “Snake”. She worships Alfrad and has strong hostility with Canaan. Her current occupation is President’s Secretary at Daidara co. Usually bring BB-gun wherever she goes.
Belong to the organization which is hostile with “Snake”. Never show her emotion and always looks composed. Cold impression is inevitable.
Poor part-timer for various shops. Her character’s positiveness is very bright which also lead her to the point of her indefference toward her financial state. Unsurprisingly, she has inferiority with her DFC ?!
Works at night-life bar which Santana manages. Eventhough she is quiet and calm , she is popular in the bar for her style and figure. She has charm to attract people. She is often spotted together with Santana.
Manager of night-life bar of Japanese style. His looks is suspicious by nature and always act indifferently. Always put Hakko’s well being in the first place.
428 the animation (CANAAN) Trailer
CANAAN Preview Chara-mel Vol. 8 edition
Interview with Miyuki Sawashiro (Canaan)
Interview with Akio Ohtsuka (Shamu & Saeki)
Download (gg sub):
Episode 1 : Crimson Shanghai | kou shoku mato | 洪色魔都
MU | torrent | Zomgupload | hotfile
Episode 2 : A Cruel Game | jaki ran yuugi | 邪気乱遊戯
MU | Hotfile | Hotfile (XviD) | torrent
Episode 3 : a dan koto | 阿断事
Storage | Zomgupload | Megaupload | Hotfile | torrent
Episode 4 : kure nazumu | 呉れ泥む
idws | MU |hotfile | torrent
Episode 5 : Lights | tomoshibi dachi | 灯ダチ
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source : anime take |Tokyo Toshokan
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Information about this anime: taken form many website + credit to original uploader
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