First Death Billiards Anime Trailer

MADHOUSE, the animation studio behind Kaiji and Deathnote, just released the first trailer for their upcoming original anime “Death Billiards” on their official YouTube channel. You can take a look at the trailer above. The anime is about two man playing billiards, with their lives at stake. Death Billiards is going to be directed by Yuzuru Tachikawa, who previously directed episodes for Steins;Gate, Lupin III: The Woman Called Fujiko Mine, and Shigurui, and produced by Takuya Tsunoki who previously worked on Kaiji, Casshern Sins, and Chihayafuru.

Death Billiards is a short for Anime Mirai 2013 which will air in Japanese cinemas on March 2nd.