Aoashi Anime Reveals 5 More Cast Members, Visuals and New Theme Song Artists – Up News Info
The official website of the television anime of Yugo Kobayashiit is Aoashi manga revealed more cast members, new visual and theme song info on Saturday for the show’s second Classes (quarter year).
superfly will perform the new opening theme song “Presence” and Kami wa Saikoro wo Furanai will perform the new ending theme song “Color Lily no Koibumi”.
New cast members include:
Takuya Eguchi as Akinori Kaneda
Kotaro Nishiyama as Junnosuke Nakano
Yuki Ono as Chiaki Mutō
Tomoaki Maeno as Koji Satake
Kei Shindou as Miyako Tachibana
The anime premiered on NHK Educational channel on April 9 and broadcast on Saturdays at 6:25 p.m. Crunchyroll streams the anime as it airs.
Akira Sato (Release the spy) directs the anime to Production GI. Masahiro Yokotani (Free! – Iwatobi Swimming Club, Everyone out!!, Tropical-Red! Precure) is in charge of scripting the series. Manabu Nakatake, Toshie Kawamura, Asuka Yamaguchiand Saki Hasegawa are all credited for character design, with Natake and Yamaguchi also being credited as chief animation directors. Naho Seike, yukiko watabe, Miho Daidoujiand Eisuke Shirai are credited as sub-character designers. Kenichi Takeshita, June Sogaand Kenji Iizuka are credited for soccer supervision. Masaru Yokoyama compose the music.
The manga centers on middle school third-year student Ashito Aoi, who lives in Ehime Prefecture. Ashito has a strong talent in football, but he tries to hide it. Due to his very direct personality, he causes disaster which serves as a huge setback to him. Next, Tatsuya Fukuya – a veteran of the strong J-Club Tokyo City Esperion team and coach of the club’s youth team – appears in front of Ashito. Tatsuya sees through Ashito and sees his talent, and invites him to try out for the youth team in Tokyo.
Kobayashi launched the manga in Shogakukanit is Weekly Comedy Great Minds magazine in January 2015. The manga is based on an original story concept by Naohiko Ueno.
Sources: Aoashi anime website, Comic Natalie