VIDEO: Latest "Locodol" Anime Preview

Miku Ito and Sachika Misawa voice aspiring idols

This summer, KissxSis director Munenori Nawa and studio feel will be adapting Kotaro Kosugi's 4-panel manga Futsu no Joshikosei ga [Locodol] Yattemita (Ordinary High School Girls Tried Being Local Idols). Following this week's news that the series kicks off July 3rd, a second preview has been posted. 

 

The story focuses on two high school girls Nanako Usami (CV:Miku Ito) and Yukari Kohinata (CV: Sachika Misawa), who happen to work as a local idol unit "Nagarekawa Girls." The "Nagarekawa-city" in the story is based on the real Nagarekawa area in Hiroshima Prefecture.

 

 

Other cast includes

Yui Mikazuki - Maya Yoshioka

Mirai Nazukari - Inori Minase

Saori Nishifukai - Asami Shimoda

Shōko Noda - Shiori Izawa

Satsuki Kashiba - Mikako Izawa

Misato Mizumoto - Minami Tsuda

Sumire Mihara - Eriko Matsui

Kō Tada - Takehiro Murozono

Tatsuya Usami - Toshinobu Iida
Michiko Usami - M.A.O

The anime characters are designed by Yumi Shimizu (chief animation director for Listen to Me, Girls. I Am Your Father!), while Yunini Ayana (Kiniro Mosaic) works on series composition.

 

The premiere schedule:

 

July 3: TBS 26:16~

July 6: Sun TV 25:00~

July 10: CBC 27:26~

July 12: BS-TBS 25:30~

 

New key visual

 

 

1st key visual

 

 

 

 

 

via Kagayaki

 

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