The Studio Khara, which had worked on “Rebuild of Evangelion”, has released the 1st and 2nd episodes of original TV anime series “Neon Genesis Evangelion” on the company's official YouTube channel. In addition, a video digest on the trilogy “Rebuild of Evangelion” edited by general director Anno Hideaki has been released.

“Neon Genesis Evangelion” (of which the 1st and 2nd episodes have been released) was broadcast as a TV anime in 1995. The story depicts the adventure of Shinji and other junior high school students that have been chosen to pilot Evangelion, dealing with the universal theme that has passed through all ages; “What is the true nature of human beings? And what do they live for?”.
Since 2007, three series titled “Evangelion: 1.0 You Are (Not) Alone”, “Evangelion: 2.0 You Can (Not) Advance”, and “Evangelion: 3.0 You Can (Not) Redo”, were released as a series reboot. And then, the seal of “Evangelion: 3.0+1.0” which will be the final film of the tetralogy on Jun. 27, 2020, will be released by Anno Hideaki, director of the series.

Announced this time "Character Promotion Reel", carries "Beautiful World (Da Capo Version)" by Utada Hikaru, and images of each character with memorable lines from "1.0 You Are (Not) Alone", "2.0 You Can (Not) Advance", "3.0 You Can (Not) Redo". Starting with "Ikari Shinji " released on April 5, "Ayanami Rei" was released on the 6th, "Asuka Langley Shikinami" on the 7th, and "Mari Illustrious Makinami" on the 8th, "Nagisa Kaworu" on the 9th, and "Katsuragi Misato" will be released on the 10th. "Evangelion: 3.0+1.0 Thrice Upon a Time" is currently being released as a big hit. (C) Khara