Crunchyroll to Simulcast "FLIP FLAPPERS" Anime

Series launches on October 6 at 6:00am Pacific Time

Crunchyroll's latest fall simulcast addition is FLIP FLAPPERS, which is officially set to kick off today, October 6 at 6:00am Pacific Time.


FLIP FLAPPERS will be available to Crunchyroll members in the US, Canada, UK, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Latin America, Netherlands, Scandinavia, Turkey, the Middle East and North Africa.



Cocona is a model honor student, cautious and slow to embrace new opportunities. This makes life complicated when a mysterious girl named Papika suddenly appears, fearlessly searching for a wish-granting crystal called the "Shard of Mimi." When fates collide and they're given the ability to transform into powerful fairy-like beings, where will the dangerous journey into "Pure Illusion" take them?


The staff for Flip Flappers includes:


  • Original work: Pure Illusionist
  • Director: Kiyotaka Oshiyama
  • Character design and chief animation director: Takashi Kojima
  • Concept art: tanu
  • Producer: Infinite
  • Animation production: Studio 3Hz


Leads include



Minami Takahashi as Cocona.



And MAO as Papika.





Ayaka Ohashi as Yayaka, Kokona's childhood friend and classmate. Yayaka has a cool and strong-willed personality. She adores "cream box" pastries. 



Kenjiro Tsuda as Soruto, a sunglasses-sporting man who seeks to collect the "Fragment of Mimi". His facial expressions are impossible to read.



Sayaka Inoue as Toto, a mysterious elementary school student. Toto is the twin brother of Yuyu. He is the elder twin.



Airi Toshinou as Yuyu, another mysterious elementary school student. Yuyu is Toto's twin sister. She is the younger twin.



Jun Fukushima as Hidaka, a scientist who is researching the "Fragment of Mimi". Hidaka created TT-392 and various other inventions.



Yōko Hikasa as Sayuri, a woman who works as an operator. Everyday she struggles to deal with Hidaka's unusual inventions.



Kazuyuki Okitsu as TT-392, a robot that seems to have been created by Hidaka? Despite its goofy appearance, TT-392 is a high performance unit with a variety of functions, but inevitably it is bullied into doing whatever Papika wants it to do.



Michiyo Murase as Yukusukyuru, a pet that is kept by Cocona. It stretches and squishes to display various expressions. Yukusukyuru loves confined spaces.



Saori Ōnishi as Senpai, a 3rd year junior high school student who attends the same school as Cocona. Senpai is a member of the art club.



Tamie Kubota as Cocona's grandmother.



Joseph Luster is the Games and Web editor at Otaku USA Magazine. You can read his webcomic, BIG DUMB FIGHTING IDIOTS, every week at subhumanzoids. Follow him on Twitter @Moldilox.

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