Captain Earth is an original mecha anime by BONES (Eureka Seven, Fullmetal Alchemist, Star Driver). It is directed by Igarashi Takuya and is written by Enokido Yoji - both of them have previously worked together on the anime series Star Driver and Ouran High School Host Club.
Captain Earth is going to be aired on MBS at 2014/04/05 01:58JST, on TOKYO MX at 2014/04/06 23:30JST, on TV Aichi at 2014/04/06 01:35JST, on BS11 at 2014/04/06 03:00JST and on MBC at 2014/04/09 01:35JST.
The story revolves around a high school student named Manatsu Daichi who sees an unusual circular rainbow floating in the sky of Tanegashima Island on television. He feels that he has seen the rainbow in the past, so he goes to the island to investigate it by himself. With the memories of his father's mysterious death and the mysterious boys and girls he met during his childhood, Daichi arrives at the Tanegashima Island with mixed feelings, and shortly afterwards, some mysterious lifeforms from Uranus called KILL-T-GANG come to invade the earth and that is when the battle begins.
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The OP theme is Believer's High by flumpool. The ED theme is Amethyst by Kayano Ai .