The official YouTube channel for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Kawada's sumo-themed manga Hinomaru Zumou has started streaming a 90-second new PV introducing its character voices, including the protagonist Hinomaru Ushio portrayed by Atsushi Abe, and its OP theme song "FIRE GROUND" performed by four-member Japanese rock band Official HIGE DANdism.
The GONZO-animated series is set to premiere on Tokyo MX, Abema TV, BS11, Sun TV, TVQ Kyushu Housou on October 5, 2018, then on TV Aichi on the following day. Prior to the TV premiere, its first episode's advance screening event is scheduled to be held at Josho Hall in Osaka on September 30. The anime's general director Konosuke Uda, two main voice cast: Fukushi Ochiai (Shinya Ozeki) and Kentaro Kumagai (Yuuma Gojo) will also join for a talk show.
Official HIGE DANdism
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