TV anime Shingeki no Kyojin’s character designer Asano Kyoji (浅野 恭司 ) recently made a tweeter post seeking assistance from animators.
In the tweeter post, Asano asked if there were any animators interested in the anime Shingeki no Kyojin. Animators interested in the series are invited to contact WIT Studio, the production company animating the series. The animators assistance are much needed. The link provided in the post leads to WIT Studio’s contact page.
Shingeki no Kyojin is WIT Studio’s maiden anime production. The studio is an off-shoot of Production I.G., the studio best known for the Ghost in the Shell anime franchise and the Blood anime franchise. The staff at the studio were previously involved with Production I.G.’s Sengoku BASARA.
Shingeki no Kyojin is a manga by Isayama Hajime (諫山 創). It won an award in Kodansha’s Manga Grand Prix in 2006. It is currently being serialized in Kodansha’s monthly magazine, Bessatsu Shounen Magazine. It is currently up to volume 10. The anime adaptation of the manga premiered in early April with episode 3 being it’s most recent episode. A live action adaptation of the manga is currently in production and is expected to release in Japanese theaters in 2014.