Starting to build the list of titles they plan to stream as part of the Winter simulcast season, North American anime publisher Aniplex of America have confirmed they hold rights to ERASED. Also known as Boku Dake Ga Inai Machi (The Town Where Only I am Missing), this is an anime adaptation of the original manga by Kei Sanbe, which is currently being serialised in Young Ace monthly magazine.
This anime adaptation is being produced by A-1 Pictures (Sword Art Online, Blue Exorcist), with direction by Tomohiko Ito (Silver Spoon) and character designs by Keigo Sasaki (World Conquest Zvezda Plot).
ERASED will have its premiere on Crunchyroll starting 8.30am PST on January 7 2016.
ERASED is a sci-fi thriller series featuring the story of Satoru Fujinuma, a struggling manga creator who suffers from a peculiar phenomenon called REVIVAL, where he is forcibly transferred back in time moments before a life-threatening occurrence. Satoru soon realizes that this phenomenon continues to occur only to him until he successfully eliminates the cause of this threat.