Via Comic Natalie: a TV anime adaptation of Bun-O Fujisawa’s “MARS RED” has been announced for April 2021. “MARS RED” will star Yu Hatanaka, Junichi Suwabe, Koichi Yamadera, Akira Ishida, Kenichi Suzumura, Fumiko Orikasa, and Miyuki Sawashiro. The show will be directed by Fumiko Orikasa, with series composition by Junichi Fujisaki, featuring character designs by ukari Takeuchi, and will be animated by SIGNAL.MD.
“MARS RED” is set in an alternate 1923 where vampires exist. To sustain their growing numbers, and alternative food source called Ascra was developed. The Japanese government, in turn, creates “Code Zero” — a paramilitary unit tasked with taking down the increasing vampire population. Within the ranks of “Code Zero” is the vampire named Deffrot, who has vowed to help the humans with their goals.