Main cast revealed for upcoming adaptation based on 2015 Vocaloid song by rerulili and kagomeP
A new key visual (below), the main cast, and some Japanese broadcast details have all been revealed for Chubyou Gekihatsu-Boy ("Young disease outburst Boy"), an upcoming TV anime based on the 2015 Vocaloid song by rerulili and kagomeP about a high school girl whose social life is upended when she accidentally befriends a group of young men suffering from delusions of grandeur.
The main cast for Chubyou Gekihatsu-Boy includes:
- Chinatsu Akasaki as Mizuki Kyoji.
- Daiki Yamashita as Yamato Noda.
- Shugo Nakamura as Tomoki Takashima.
- Hideaki Kabumoto as Kazuhiro Nakamura.
- Junya Enoki as Rei Tsukumo.
- And Rikuya Yasuda as Futaba Mikuriya.
The story of Chubyou Gekihatsu-Boy follows Mizuki Kyoji, an ordinary high school student who transfers to a new school about halfway through her high school career. After changing schools, Mizuki encounters four young men who are suffering from "chunibyou": Noda, a young man who wants to be a superhero; Takashima, a handsome young man who is also an incorrigible otaku; Nakamura, a young man who claims to be the reincarnation of an angel or a devil; and Tsukumo, a young man who claims to be a secret political power broker.
Chubyou Gekihatsu-Boy is directed by Kazuya Ichikawa and features animation production by Studio Deen. The series will begin broadcasting in Japan in October of 2019.
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