Amazarashi provides the opening theme Speed to Masatsu (スピードと摩擦) for new anime Game of Laplace (Rampo Kitan Game of Laplace, 乱歩奇譚 Game of Laplace). The anime honors the 50th anniversary of the famous author Edogawa Rampo’s passing. Their 2nd single Speed to Masatsu comes on three edition releasing August 19th 2015.
Nihilist rock band amazarashi formed in 2007 and signed with major label Sony Music Japan in 2010. Members Akita Hiromu (秋田ひろむ)(Vo, Gt) and Toyokawa Manami (豊川真奈美)(Key) form the main unit. After releasing multiple mini-albums and two full length albums the group released its single Kisetsu wa Tsugitsugi Shinde Iku on February 18th 2015. Their first single has tie-up as theme for anime Tokyo Ghoul.
Anime Rampo Kitan Game of Laplace (乱歩奇譚 Game of Laplace) is adapted from an drafts by the late Edogawa Rampo (江戸川乱歩) who passed away in 1965. The anime is produced to honor the 50th anniversary of the famous author’s passing. The story follows student Kobayashi who meets a genius detective Akechi as he investigates a series of murders that have taken place at the his middle school.
The anime begins July 3rd 2015 on Fuji TV’s noitamina block in Japan and provider Funimation.com simulcasts for North American.
Singer Sayuri (さユり) provides ending theme Mikazuki (ミカヅキ) with her debut major label single.
Single Speed to Masatsu comes on three editions (details subject to change). Limited Pressing is planned to include anime themed jacket cover and available for limited time. Jacket covers and full track list coming!
Anime trailers featuring theme song after the release details.