Rust-Eater Bisco Anime Video Reveals Theme Song Artists, Debuting January 10 – Up News Info
The official website of the television anime of the Rust Eater Bisco (Sabikui cookie) light novel series Shinji Cobkubo (Kobukubo) began streaming the anime’s second full promo video on Friday. The video reveals and previews the anime’s opening theme song “Kaze no Oto Sae Kikoenai” (Even the Wind is Silent), and also reveals the anime’s January 10 premiere date.
The anime will premiere on Tokyo-MX, BS11, Sun Televisionand Abema on January 10.
The site also revealed that Ryōta Suzuki and Natsuki Hanae will perform the anime’s ending theme song “Hōkō” (Howl) as the respective main characters.
The story is set in Japan after a “rusty wind” has corroded everything. People live in fear of the rust that corrodes cities and life in general. A boy named Bisco Akaboshi from the despised Mushroom Guardians tribe embarks on a journey to obtain the “Rust-Eating” mushroom – a wonder drug that purifies all rust – to save his dying teacher.
During his journey, Bisco meets Miro Nekoyanagi, a handsome young doctor in Imihama, and together they search for a countermeasure against the rust that devours Miro’s beloved big sister.
The cast includes:
Atsushi Ikariya directs the anime in OZ with an assistant director Daisuke Mataga. Sadayuki Murai oversees and writes scripts for the series. Ai Asari and Ikariya are designing the characters, and Asari and Norie Igawa are chief animation directors. Yi Hui Zhang is also the animation director. Takeshi Ueda (AA=) and Hinako Tsubakiyama compose the music.
Kadokawait is Dengeki Bunko imprint launched the novel series with illustrations by K Akagishi and the Art of World Building by Mocha in 2018, and released the sixth volume last June. The light novel series was the first to top both the general ranking and the new works ranking in the same year of the Kono Light Novel ga Sugoi delivered. Yūsuke Takahashi serialized a manga adaptation on Square-Enixit is Manga Up! website from 2019 to 2020.
The second part of the manga adaptation will be launched on the Square-Enixit is Manga Up! app on December 15. Sо̄ Natsuki replaces Yūsuke Takahashi as the artist starting with part two.
Update: English title updated.
Source: Sabikui cookie anime website