Get ready to meet ten new members of this quirky world.
Earlier today, the official Asobi Asobase anime website updated with ten new cast members. The series will add the following:
- Maeda: Ryotaro Okiayu
- Student Council President: Honoka Inoue
- Oka: Mai Kanazawa
- Agrippa: Megumi Toda
- Tsugumi Aozora: Aoi Yuki
- Higuchi-sensei: Ryōko Maekawa
- Seinan-sensei: Yasunori Masutani
- Takayanagi-sensei: Mitsuki Saiga
- Kentaro Honda: Eishin Fudemura
- Narrator: Maki Izawa
Asobi Asobase will hit Japanese TV in July.
Seiji Kishi (Tsukigakirei, Assassination Classroom) was tapped to direct the project at Lerche, with Keiko Kurosawa (Scum’s Wish, Konohana Kitan) providing character designs. Yuuko Kakihara (Chihayafuru 2, Orange) is in charge of series composition for the title.
Other confirmed crew members include:
- Original Creator: Rin Suzukawa
- Assistant Director: Yū Kinome
- Music: Masato Kōda
- Sound Director: Satoki Iida
- Animation Producer: Yūji Higa
The previously confirmed voice cast includes:
- Hanako Honda: Hina Kino
- Olivia: Rika Nagae
- Kasumi Nomura: Konomi Kohara
Rin Suzukawa’s Asobi Asobase manga launched on Hakusensha’s online manga site Young Animal Densi in 2015. To date, four compiled volumes have been released, with the fifth due to hit retailers on January 28.
Manga resource Baka-Updates describes the series as:
A surreal gag manga featuring beautiful girls and games! A comedy manga of bishoujo and games that will keep you laughing!
Source: Comic Natalie