Primarily Japan Sinks is a novel by Sakyo Komatsu. It has won 27th Mystery Writers of Japan Award and Seiun Award. A film created based on the book also remake of it was made in 2006. Original net anime series by Science Saru got premiered on Netflix in July 2020 named Japan Sinks 2020.
Official Trailer of Japan Sinks 2020:
Japan Sinks 2020: Spoiler Alert!
The anime is inspired by 1973’s novel. The storyline goes something like, a major earthquake hits Japan. Japan is sinking into the Pacific Ocean. When the water floods area under hills, people there go on the search for a safer location. During their journey, they encounter lots of deaths and uncertain dangers. The primary focus is on Mutous. He is an average middle-class person with high optimism. In the end, a small group of people survived in Japan. Moreover, the tragedy brings the Mutou family closer. Secondly, each family member express their feelings to each other. Each family member deals with compassion and love. Mari is now concerned about her children and wants to protect them from everything. Ayumu bonds with her dad.
Japan Sinks 2020 is a full pack entertainment for the viewers who like to watch tragedy in the whole series. Moreover, anime gives us the message that no matter how ready we are nothing beats natural tragedy. The reality comes forth in the anime. There are uncountable earthquakes and death followed by it. Folks stay strong once you start liking a character it _!
Series features music by Kensuke Ushio. Japan Sinks 2020 contains a total of 10 episodes.
Cast of Japan Sinks 2020:
The cast members of Japan Sinks includes:
- Reina Ueda as Ayumu Moto
- Tomo Muranaka as Go Moto
- Yuko Sasaki as Mari Moto
- Masaki Terasoma as Koichoro Muto
Other cast includes Hiroyuki Yoshino as Hariku Koga, Nanako Mori as Nami Miura, Kensho Ono as Kaito, Umeji Sasaki as Kunio Ashida and many more.