Egao no Daika TV Anime Shows Off More Footage Ahead of Premiere

Sample Chiho feat.majiko's "Egao no Kanata" opening theme


Egao no Daika is an upcoming original sci-fi mecha TV anime celebrating the 55th anniversary of animation studio Tatsunoko Production. Its Japanese broadcast is set to begin on January 4, and you can see some more footage along with a sample of Chiho feat.majiko's "Egao no Kanata" ("The Other Side of a Smile") opening theme below. 



Described as "the story of two girls from a distant planet", Egao no Daika follows Yuuki Soleil, an innocent and cheerful 12 year old princess who spends carefree days at the palace with her friends and advisors, and Stella Shining, a seventeen year old soldier.


  • Director: Toshimasa Suzuki
  • Series composition: Shinichi Inozume
  • Character design: Naoto Nakamura
  • Sound direction: Kazuya Tanaka
  • Music: Tsubasa Ito
  • Opening theme: "Egao no Kanata" ("The Other Side of a Smile") by Chiho feat.majiko
  • Ending theme: "Kono Sekai ni Hanataba o" ("A Bouquet of Flowers in this World") by kimi no orphée
  • Original work: Tatsunoko Production
  • Original draft: Hikaru Yuasa, NOB-C
  • Original characters: NOB-C
  • Animation production: Tatsunoko Production


Via Comic Natalie



Joseph Luster is the Games and Web editor at Otaku USA Magazine. You can read his webcomic, BIG DUMB FIGHTING IDIOTS at subhumanzoids. Follow him on Twitter @Moldilox. 

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