The official website for the upcoming TV anime Prince of Stride Alternative today posted the two-minute 2nd PV to introduce its main characters, accompanied by the OP theme song "STRIDER'S HIGH" performed by OxT (Masayoshi Oishi x [email protected]). It will premiere on AT-X, TOKYO MX, Sun TV, and TV Aichi on January 5, 2016.
The seven character featured in the video are (in order of appearance): Nana Sakurai (CV: Kana Hanazawa), Riku Yagami (Ryohei Kimura), Takeru Fujiwara (Nobuhiko Okamoto), Hozumi Kohinata (Kensho Ono), Heath Hasekura (Daisuke Ono), Ayumu Kadowaki (Hiro Shimono), and Kyosuke Kuga (Junichi Suwabe).
"Prince of Stride" is a new media mix project featuring a fictional extreme sport of the same name, which includes a TV anime, drama CDs, visual novels, and a PS VITA game. The game produced by
Kadokawa Games was already released in Japan in July 2015. Atsuko Ishizuka (No Game No Life,
Hanayamata) directs the TV anime, alongside character designer Kokunen Ou (KanColle episode
animation director) and series composition writer Taku Kishimoto (Silver Spoon, Haikyu!!), for Madhouse.
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