What if Japanese animation studio collaborating with Saudi Arabian? That is shown by ARiNAT (Arab Innovative Arts and Technologies), a Saudi Arabian’s content provider and animation studio GAINAX on their animation project titled Desert Knight.
The video trailer released on ARiNAT official channel on Youtube. Previously, the trailer has also been screened on Japanese pop culture ANI:ME which held in Abu Dhabi, Uni Emirat Arab on October 27-92, 2016.
Through a press release posted on Crunchyroll, Essam Bukhary, an ARiNAT executive manager said that the collaboration is a step to create innovative product for global audiences. The idea of “Made in Saudi with Japan” is the first step of the concept. He hopes that the collaboration isn’t only to transfer knowledge about animation production and video game from Japan to Saudi Arabia, but also will produce a new work from Saudi Arabia to the world.