The “Bungo Stray Dogs” manga and TV anime series adaptation will hit movie theaters on March 3, 2018.

A trailer for the animated film and details about new character Tatsuhiko Shibusawa have also been revealed.

“Bungo Stray Dogs--Dead Apple” is based on the original manga series written by Kafka Asagiri and illustrated by Sango Harukawa. The story centers around individuals modeled after Japan’s literary giants of the same names who use supernatural powers to fight each other.

Written by Yoji Enokido with the help of Asagiri, the film features an original story about a mysterious case in which people kill themselves one after another with their own superpowers.

The new trailer introduces Shibusawa, aka Collector, who is seen as a suspect.

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