Ahead of this summer's anime return of The Society for the Study of Modern Visual Culture college otaku club in a new Genshiken anime, a Niconico Live event has introduced the second generation cast.
Nozomi Yamamoto (Haganai's Yukimura Kusunoki) is the new Chika Ogiue, previously portrayed by Kaori Mizuhashi in earlier anime.
Rika Yoshitake - Sumire Uesaka (Muromi-san's Sumita-san and opening)
Merei Yajima - Yumi Uchiyama (Binbogami ga! 's Momiji)
Kenjiro Hato - Kazutomi Yamamoto (Another's Mochizuki) and Ai Kakuma
Tsutomu Mizushima (Girls und Panzer, Squid Girl) is directing Genshiken Nidaime at Production I.G. Michiko Yokote (Some Gintama and Cowboy Bebop) returns to write, with Madoka Magica's Junichiro Taniguchi on character designs.
Other credits include:
Costume design: Takayuki Uragami
Prop design: Shingo Takenaka
Chief animation director:Junichiro Taniguchi, Toshihisa Kaiya
Art director: Ichirou Tatsuta (Studio Fuga)
Art design: Katsufumi Hariu (Studio Fuga)
Color design: Emiko Ueno
Photography director: Fumio Kogawa
Editing: Junichi Uematsu
Music production: StarChild Record
Sound director: Tsutomu Mizushima