We first got to meet Haebaru in the latest episode
At the end of the latest episode of The aquatope on white sand, we were introduced to Chiyu Haebaru, an aquarist from a currently in construction aquarium who is knowledgeable on all things sea life. At the end of the episode, the official Twitter account revealed that Yui Ishikawa (Violet Evergarden in Violet Evergarden) is voicing the rival character.
Chiyu's character art was also revealed:
Also announced at the same time was that ARCANA PROJECT would be singing the new opening theme song "Tomedonai Shiosai ni Bokutachi wa Nani wo Utau Darouka", while Risa Aizawa from Dempagumi.inc will be performing the ending theme song "Shingetsu no Da Capo".
The aquatope on white sand streams weekly on Crunchyroll every Friday, letting those Okinawan summer vibes carry you through the warm months.
Source: Aquatope on Twitter
Daryl Harding is a Japan Correspondent for Crunchyroll News. He also runs a YouTube channel about Japan stuff called TheDoctorDazza, tweets at @DoctorDazza, and posts photos of his travels on Instagram.