Adaptation of Yu Muraoka's manga kicks off on January 8
The TV anime adaptation of Yu Muraoka's Mou Ippon! ('Ippon' again!) manga has locked in a January 8 premiere date on TV Tokyo, with other stations in Japan to follow, and we also have a new promo and key visual to prepare us for our first judo lesson. Meet the girls at the heart of it all below.
Based on the manga by Yu Muraoka, Mou Ippon! is being directed by Takeru Ogiwara at studio BAKKEN RECORD (JORAN THE PRINCESS OF SNOW AND BLOOD), with series composition by Aya Satsuki (My Master Has No Tail), character designs and chief animation direction by Airi Takekawa (Carole & Tuesday key animator) and music by Shun Narita (Noblesse).
The main cast includes:
- Michi Sonoda voiced by Ayasa Ito (Arisa in BanG Dream!)
- Sanae Takigawa voiced by Yukari Anzai (Miharu in CUE!)
- Towa Hiura voiced by Chiyuki Miura (Ymir in Attack on Titan Final Season Part 2)
- Anna Nagumo voiced by Nene Hieda (Douki-chan in GANBARE DOUKICHAN)
Source: Official Twitter