First episode of baseball girls smart phone game adaptation will be previewed in Japan at a special live-event
Some new details have been revealed about the Japanese TV broadcast of Hachigatsu no Cinderella Nine ("Cinderella Nine in August"), an upcoming TV anime based on the sports simulator / light novel smart phone game about a group of young ladies coming together to form a winning baseball team. The series will broadcast on Tokyo MX, AT-X, and other stations beginning in April of 2019.
Additionally, the first episode will be previewed at a special live-event entitled "Hachinai Spring LIVE 2019", which will be held on April 06, 2019, at the Yamano Hall venue in Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan.
The event features the principal voice actresses for the series as guests, including Nozomi Nishida (role: Tsubasa Arihara), Reina Kondō (role: Ryo Shinonome), Saki Minami (role: Yuuki Nozaki), Honoka Inoue (role: Tomoe Kawakita), Haruka Shiraishi (role: Kana Tsukumo), Rika Tachibana (role: Aoi Asada), Iori Seiki (role: Maiko Kurashiki), Madoka Asahina (role: Chikage Honjo), and Noriko Shibasaki (role: Shizuku Tsukahara).
The "Hachinai Spring LIVE 2019" has an afternoon performance at 2:30 PM JST and an evening performance at 6:00 PM JST. Tickets to the event range in price from 6800 yen ($62.10 US) including tax for general admission to 8900 yen ($81.28 US) including tax for the deluxe package with bonus goodies.
The original Hachigatsu no Cinderella Nine smart phone game is published by Akatsuki and Kadokawa. The Hachigatsu no Cinderella Nine TV anime is directed by Susumu Kudo and features animation production by TMS Entertainment.
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