Interest Daily Video: Idolm@ster Promo Lists Anime Cast, Staff
posted on 2011-02-15 21:56 EST by Daryl Bunao
Namco Bandai Games posted the seventh promotional video for its pop-star producer simulator The Idolm@ster 2. Most of the video highlights the game's features, such as the ability to create solo, duet, or trio numbers; the ability to form your own subgroup; and the online ranking of user-submitted music videos. Towards the final five seconds of the video, it lists the current cast of voice actresses and staff members for the previously announced anime of The Idolm@ster.
The promotional video lists the following cast, which are the same for both the video game and anime:
Eriko Nakamura: Haruki Amami
Akiko Hasegawa: Miki Hoshii
Asami Imai: Chihaya Kisaragi
Mayako Nigo: Yayoi Takatsuki
Azumi Asakura: Yukiho Hagiwara
Hiromi Hirata: Makoto Kikuchi
Asami Shimoda: Mami Futami, Ami Futami
Rie Kugimiya: Iori Minase
Chiaki Takahashi: Azusa Miura
Yumi Hara: Takane Shijou
Manami Numakura: Hibiki Ganaha
Naomi Wakabayashi: Ritsuko Akizuki
A-1 Pictures Inc. (Fractale, Black Butler) will be producing the anime, and Atsushi Nishigori makes his full directorial debut after working as an animator and animation director for Gainax.
The Idolm@ster 2 game will ship for the Xbox 360 console in Japan on February 24. The anime has no official release date thus far.