TV anime based on gender-bending magical girl comedy manga by Icchokusen Mōkon debuts in April of 2018
Five more cast members have been announced for Magical Girl Ore, an upcoming TV anime based on the comedy manga by Icchokusen Mōkon about an idol who assumes the role of a magical girl in order to save her boyfriend from danger only to discover that her magical girl transformation is way more macho than she anticipated.
The new cast members include:
- Toshiyuki Toyonaga as Mohiro Mikage.
- Kōji Yusa as Hyoue.
- Showtaro Morikubo as Sazanami Yamo.
- Aya Hisakawa as Sayori Uno.
- And Kazuya Ichijō as Kokoro-chan.
In Magical Girl Ore, Saki Uno is an aspiring singer for the idol unit Magical Twin who has a major crush on her best friend's brother, Mohiro Mikage, the lead singer of the top male idol unit STAR☆PRINCE. Saki is distressed when she learns that her mother was formerly a magical girl, but when Mohiro is in endangered, she agrees to a magical girl contract in order to save her beloved. Her magical girl transformation, however, is not quite what Saki expected...
The original Magical Girl Ore manga was serialized in Fusion Product's Comic Be manga magazine. The Magical Girl Ore TV anime is directed by Itsuro Kawasaki and features animation by Pierrot+. Magical Girl Ore flexes its muscles on Japanese TV beginning in April of 2018.
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