And here’s the teaser for the YoRHa Boys stage play that will be held from January 31st to February 4th.
It starts with a line we are all very accustomed to by now…
Everything is designed to be destroyed.
Throughout the video, various words stream across the screen, many of which are terms and locations vital to the story. Here is a quick list of the words that I spotted:
- 生存 – Survival
- 作戦 – Mission
- 武器 – Weapon
- 人類 – Humanity
- 沈黙 – Silence
- 疑念 – Doubt / Suspicion
- 学園 – School Academy
- 訓練 – Training drill
- 進化 – Evolution
- 命令 – Commands
- 夜の国 – Kingdom of Night
This is what North & South America are called during this time due to the Earth’s locked orbit. That particular side of the planet is perpetually trapped in darkness.
- 人類軍 – Forces of Humanity
5013 – The formation of the Forces of Humanity began. New “battle type” androids were constructed.
- アトランティス – Atlantis
11502 – The sunken city is discovered by the Bio-machines; the Forces of Humanity dub it “Atlantis”.
- 機械生命体 – Bio-machines
- 二期生 – Second Generation
- 九号 – No9
- カグヤ – Kaguya
11810 – This is the 6th satellite in Earth’s orbit where they were experimenting on Bio-machine cores; however, an explosion occurred during an experiment and entirely destroyed the satellite, which eventually plummeted into the ocean.
- ラボ – Lab*
11815 – This is the satellite that was put in use after the destruction of the Kaguya. The Lab was to be used for experimental research.
11937, July 7 – The lab is heavily damaged by fire.
- ブラックボックス – Black Box
11928 – The black boxes were first constructed.
- ヨルハ – YoRHa
11932, April – The new weapons, YoRHa, were constructed to fight the Bio-machines.
- 実戦部隊 – Active Combate Squadron
- 奪還作戦 – Rescue Mission
- 融合体 – Fusion body
- ヨルハ部隊 – YoRHa Squadron
- アンドロイド – Androids
- 実験部隊 – Experimental Squadron
11942, March 1 – The new experimental male squad rolls out and is dubbed “M002”.
- M部隊 – M Squad
- M002 – The experimental M Squad.
- クーデター – coup d’etat
11942, May 5 – A coup breaks out among the ranks of the M Squad but is brought under control two days later.