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Girls und Panzer TV Anime Promo Streamed

posted on 2012-05-17 08:41 EDT
Squid Girl's Mizushima directs military school anime with Strike Witches designer Shimada

On Thursday, Bandai Visual's music label Lantis began streaming the promotional video for the Girls und Panzer television anime series that is slated to premiere this fall.



The story centers around high school girls who drive tanks that exist in real life, as they compete in teams.

Tsutomu Mizushima (Squid Girl, Another, Blood-C, XXXHOLiC) is directing the anime at Moetan's studio ACTAS (with 3D CGI by Strike Witches' Graphinica) with Reiko Yoshida (K-ON!, Romeo × Juliet, Saint Seiya Omega) in charge of scripts. Humikane Shimada (Strike Witches, Sky Girls) is in charge of original character designs with assistance by Takeshi Nogami (Strike Witches: The Witches of Andorra, Panzer fräulein ALTESEISEN, Sailor-fuku to Jūsensha). Isao Sugimoto (Seikon no Qwaser II, Kemeko Deluxe!, Moonlight Mile) is adapting Shimada's designs for anime and serving as chief animation director. The cast is as follows:

Mai Fuchigami as Miho Nishizumi
Ai Kayano as Saori Takebe
Mami Ozaki as Hana Isuzu
Ikumi Nakagami as Yukari Akiyama
Yuka Iguchi as Mako Reizei

[Via Yaraon!]

Update: More information added.

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