Developed as a commemoration to Osamu Dazai
’s 110th birthday, “Human Lost
” is the anime adaptation of “No Longer Human”, which is considered the masterpiece of the Japanese author and ranks as the second-best selling novel in Japan. Add to this that Katsuyuki Motohiro
of “Psycho Pass” is Chief Director, Fuminori Kizaki
of “Afro Samurai
” the director and that Polygon Pictures
, who were in charge “Godzilla: Planet of the Monsters
” the production studio, and you have all the elements for a masterpiece. Let us see if that is actually the case.
Funimation will be releasing “Human Lost
” in select locations across the Us (October 22 (Subtitled) & 23 (Dub)) and Canada (November 6 (Subtitled) & 9 (Dub))
The story takes places in Tokyo 2036, where medical treatment has almost conquered death, allowing people to regenerate no matter what their injuries and to reach a 120-year-old lifespan, free from illness, by means of internal nanomachines and the “S.