The Nobunaga The Fool anime official site has been updated with new promotional videos featuring 4 voice actors who are voicing the main characters. Directed by Shoji Kawamori, this multimedia project just finished the first stage play event as well. The anime series is planned for January broadcast. Each cast member answered the same questions in their own words followed by a preview of the anime that has a very authentic Kawamori feel to it. Subtitles are not available for the cast commentary at this time.
In each video, the voice actors announce the TV anime series will start in January of 2014 and introduces the story of the anime. The anime takes place in a world with 2 planets and the story begins when Nobunaga of the east planet and Jeanne of the west planet meet each other. Not unlike any other Kawamori production, there will be a robot called Ooikusayoroi which means big battle armor in Japanese. Then the voice actors talk about their characters.
Mamoru Miyano Version, who will voice Nobunaga Oda.
Takahiro Sakurai version, who will voice Mitsuhide Akechi.
Yoko Hikasa Version, who will voice Jeanne Kaguya d'Arc.
Yuuki Kaji Version, who will voice Hideyoshi Toyotomi.
The opening theme is titled Fool The World by Minori Chihara, who is also the voice of Ichihime in the anime. You can hear the part of the song in the promotional videos. The release date for the opening theme single is set for Feburary 26th, 2014. The ending theme will be AXIS by new artist, STEREO DIVE FOUNDATION.
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