The good folks at Anime On Demand have announced their first new title to be streamed on their site as part of the forthcoming simulcast season. The series is ‘Mirai Nikki – Future Diary’ a series described by AOD themselves (via twitter) as “a beautiful mix of Death Note meets Battle Royale”.
Here is more information on the series courtesy of the AOD’s partner Anime News Network –
Yukiteru Amano (Yuki) is a loner who never really interact with people and prefers writing a diary on his cell phone with his only companion being an imaginary friend named Deus Ex Machina, the God of Time and Space. However, Yuki soon learns that Deus is not a figment of his imagination but real when Deus makes him a participant in a battle royale with eleven others. Within this “Diary Game”, the contestants are given special diaries that can predict the future with each diary having unique features that gives them both advantages and disadvantages.
As is the case with each series licensed by AOD, each episode will be available to stream from their website! Expect more news regarding new additions to the lineup soon!