Toshiya Shinohara (Iroduku: The World in Colors)-directed adaptation will premiere on January 13, 2020
The official website for the forthcoming two-part TV anime adaptation of Liber Entertainment's actor raising smartphone game A3! has posted a 80-second full trailer for its first part A3! SEASON SPRING & SUMMER, introducing its OP theme song "Act! Addict! Actors!" and main characters with their voices.
The clip focuses on the female protagonist Izumi Tachibana (CV: Kaori Nazuka) and the five members of MANKAI Company's Harugumi (Spring Troupe): Sakuya Sakuma (Koudai Sakai), Masumi Usui (Yusuke Shirai), Tsuzuri Minagi (Kotaro Nishiyama), Citron (Masashi Igarashi), and Itaru Chigasaki (Shintaro Asanuma).
The story is set in Verudo-city, which has been called "a sacred place for actors." One of the theater companies in the city, MANKAI Company has only one member and a debt of 10 million yen, and now is on the verge of collapse. Izumi Tachibana visits MANKAI Company in search of his father, who is the founder of the company. She is unexpectedly asked to rebuild the theater company and is suddenly appointed as the general director.
Toshiya Shinohara (Iroduku: The World in Colors) is attached to direct P.A.WORKS and Studio 3Hz's collaboration work, alongside series composition writer Naoki Hayashi (citrus) and anime character designer/chief animation director Mariko Komatsu (Fastest Finger First).
The first season A3! SEASON SPRING & SUMMER is set to premiere on January 13, 2020, then the second season A3! SEASON AUTUMN & WINTER will follow from July to September of the same year.
Source: TV anime "A3!" official website
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