Animax's 20th Anniversary Original Anime Akanesasu Shojo Reveals Key Visual, Voice Cast & Theme Song Artists
Jin Tamamura (Chivalry of a Failed Knight) serves as director at DandeLion Animation Studio/Jumonji
Animax Broadcast Japan revealed a key visual, min voice cast, staff and OP/ED theme song artists for its anime satellite television network Animax's 20th anniversary title Akanesasu Shojo (Glowing Red Girl).Its TV anime is set premiere on Animax, ANIMAX on PlayStation®, and terrestrial stations across Japan in October 2018.
The story introduction:
In October 2018, a group of girls living in a local city are performing a certain ceremony. They are the members of "Crystal Radio Research Society," a circle founded by Asuka Tsuchimiya, whose merit is her brightness, along with her friends at the same high school. The ceremony is only inspired by an urban legend... However, several conditions coincide accidentally, it turns into a situation that is beyond just a game.
Asuka Tsuchimiya: Tomoyo Kurosawa (Otome Arisugawa in Aikatsu!)
You Tounaka: Lynn (Himari Takanashi in Interviews with Monster Girls)
Mia Silverstone: Nao Toyama (Chitoge Kirisaki in Nisekoi)
Nana Nanase: Ami Koshimizu (Hibiki Hojo/Cure Melody in Suite PreCure♪)
Chloé Morisu: Marina Inoue (Nao Modorikawa/Cure March in Smile PreCure!)
The anime's OP theme song "Soranetarium" is performed by anison singer MICHI and it will be released
as her 5th single on October 24. Meanwhile, the ED song "Kowarekake no Radio" (Hideaki Tokunaga's
1990 single cover) is sung by Ami Wajima. It will be released as her 3rd single also on October 24.
The title of the anime's first episode is revealed as "A ceremony at 4:44 a.m."
Jin Tamamura (Chivalry of a Failed Knight) serves as director, alongside series director Yuichi Abe
(Ultraman Zero: The Revenge of Belial) and series composition writer Shogo Yasukawa (Food Wars!:
Shokugeki no Soma). Manga artist Masakau Katsura (Video Girl, ZETMAN) provides the original character
designs, and Daiki Harada ([email protected], Sweetness and Lightning) designs the anime
characters based on it.
Original Scenario: Koutaro Uchikoshi (Ever17 -the out of infinity-)
Original Character Designer: Masakazu Katsura (Video Girl, ZETMAN)
Concept Artist: Hiroyuki Asada (Tegami Bachi)
Main Theme: Kenji Ito (Romansing Saga series, Puzzle & Dragons)
Music Producer: Ryu☆ (BEMANI series)
Director: Jin Tamamura (Chivalry of a Failed Knight)
Series Composition Writer: Shogo Yasukawa (Food Wars!: Shokugeki no Soma)
SF Setting Supervisor: Hiroshi Yamamoto (MM9 series, The Stories of Ibis)
Anime Character Designer: Daiki Harada ([email protected], Sweetness and Lightning)
Anime Production: DandeLion Animation Studio (ROBOMASTERS：The Animated Series), Jumonji (Fantasista Doll)
Source: Animax press release
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