>The Madhouse animation studio has revealed a new anime series based on the Shinzo Ningen Casshan science-fiction classic on Thursday, the first day of Tokyo International Anime Fair 2008. The original anime series from Tatsunoko Production recounted the story of Casshan, a cyborg who rises against the robotic armies that have subjugated all of humanity. The series, tenatively titled just Casshern, is scheduled for this fall. Shigeyasu Yamauchi (Saint Seiya, Boys Over Flowers, Dragon Ball Z movies) will direct, and Yoshihiko Umakoshi (Berserk, Mushi-Shi, Guyver: The Bioboosted Armor) will design the characters. Yasuke Kobayashi (Claymore, Witchblade, Shakugan no Shana) will supervise the scripts.