News No-Rin Romantic Comedy TV Anime Slated for January
posted on 2013-07-30 23:57 EDT
The official Twitter account for the anime adaptation of Shiratori Shirow and illustrator Kippu's No-Rin romantic comedy light novel series revealed on Sunday that the television series will premiere in January. The update also included a new piece of key artwork.
The cast remains unchanged from the drama CD. The show will star Shintarō Asanuma as Kōsaku Hata, a student and idol otaku at Tamo Agricultural High School (Tamo Nōrin Kōkō, shortened to No-Rin). Yukari Tamura plays Ringo Kinoshita, a new transfer student who recently retired as the idol Yuka Kusakabe.
Shin Oonuma (Watamote, Fate/kaleid liner Prisma Illya, Dusk maiden of Amnesia) is directing the series at Silver Link (Watamote, Fate/kaleid liner Prisma Illya, Dusk maiden of Amnesia). Michiko Yokote (Genshiken Second Season, Princess Tutu, XXXHOLiC) is in charge of series composition and Masahito Onoda (Student Council's Discretion Level 2) is adapting Kippu's original character designs.