Inori Minase Joins Me & Roboco TV Anime as Weak-Kneed Roboco
Minase’s first appearance will be in episode 5 on January 8
Even the seemingly powerful Roboco can’t stay at full strength with the robot becoming weak-kneed in the next episode of the Me & Roboco TV anime. With her weakened state, Roboco gains a more cutesy voice from Chino from Is the Order a Rabbit? voice actor Inori Minase.
Inori Minase as Weak-Kneed Roboco
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Akitaro Daichi (Tonkatsu DJ Agetaro) is at the helm at anime production house Gallop (Initial D, Kodocha). Additional key staff members include assistant director Michihiro Sato, series composition writer Sayuro Ooba (FIRST LOVE MONSTER) and character designer Yuko Ebara (animation director for Delicious Party Pretty Cure), among others.
The Me & Roboco manga has been running in the pages of Weekly Shonen Jump since July 2020 with VIZ Media publishing it in the English version of the app. Here's the official synopsis of the first volume:
Now that Bondo has his very own OrderMaid, it’s time to show her off to his friends. But will they be able to handle Roboco? And what exactly is the secret behind this special robot?!
Source: Comic Natalie
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