VIDEO: "Meganebu!" Anime Promo
Audio drama adaptation planned for this fall
This fall, if athletic guys are your thing, you have the new season of Kuroko's Basketball to look forward to. However if you prefer megane bishonen, there's Meganebu!, October's anime adaptation of an audio drama series about a club of glasses wearing cute guys, catering to your taste for the more studious look.
The story revolves around five high school boys who live in Sabae-city, Fujui Prefecture. The city is known as Japan's top producer of glasses. They launch "Meganebu" (Glasses Club) to put their passion into glasses. The anime will start airing in Japan this October.
Kenji Akabane as Akira Souma
Kouki Miyata as Mitsuki Kamatani
Atsushi Tamaru as Takuma Hachimine
Junichi Suwabe as Yukiya Minabe
Ryohei Kimura as Hayato Kimata
Director: Soubi Yamamoto (This Boy Can Fight Aliens!, This Boy Caught a Merman)
Character designer: Nakajima Atsuko (You're Under Arrest, Hakuouki)
Series composition: Deko Akao (Yes! PreCure5, Fresh PreCure!)
Anime production company: Studio Deen (Rozen Maiden: Zurückspulen, Sankarea)
Scott Green is editor and reporter for anime and manga at geek entertainment site Ain't It Cool News. Follow him on Twitter at @aicnanime.