It’s almost time for the Uncle from Another World anime to premiere, and like its protagonist the opening movie is all about SEGA deep cuts. Check out the classic game-inspired opening sequence—featuring the “story” theme song by Mayu Maeshima—below ahead of the debut on Netflix.
Uncle from Another World makes its Netflix debut on July 6.
Yen Press released the first volume of Hotondoshindeiru’s manga in English on June 8.
Seventeen years ago, Takafumi’s uncle fell into a coma, but now he’s back like a man risen from his grave. Soon, Takafumi discovers two bizarre things: His uncle treasures video games above all else, and, while comatose, he was actually transported to another world as some heroic guardian! Now, not only does Takafumi have to room with an uncle who is literally magical, he also has to catch the guy up on two decades of history—smartphones, high-speed internet, modern anime tropes…and the traumatic outcome of the ’90s console war