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Shirogane no Ishi Argevollen Anime's TV Ad Previews Kotoko's Song

posted on 2014-06-10 04:10 EDT
Commerical previews opening theme by KOTOKO

A commercial for this summer's Shirogane no Ishi Argevollen (Silver Will Argevollen) robot anime began streaming on Monday. The video features the series' opening theme, "Tough Intention," by KOTOKO. Sachika Misawa will perform the ending theme, "Face."

In a battle that no one knows when it will end,
The silver will that we encountered will guide us forward.
Silver Will Argevollen starts airing

The story takes place in a world where two countries, Arandas and Ingelmia, have been warring against each other for a very long time. Tokimune, a young man belonging to the eighth autonomous unit of Arandas, saves a girl named Jamie when she is attacked by enemy forces. In order to survive, he rides the new weapon Argevollen and fights.

The cast includes:

Ryota Ohsaka as Susumu Tokimune

Saori Ōnishi as Jamie Hazaford

Hiroshi Tsuchida as Samonji Ukyō

Sayaka Ohara as Suzushiro Saori

Harumi Sakurai as Silfy Appleton

Kenji Hamada as Lorenz Giuliano

Hideaki Tezuka as Chief

Chinatsu Akasaki as Sorano Akane

Chinami Hashimoto as Shiono Kaoru

Aimi as Rikuru Hikaru

Takahiro Sakurai as Schlein Richthofen

Sho Hayami as Julius Unios (not pictured)

Atsushi Ootsuki (Kanokon: The Girl Who Cried Fox, To Love-Ru -Trouble- Darkness, Wagnaria!! Season 2) is directing the anime at Xebec. Tatsuo Sato (Basquash!, Bodacious Space Pirates, Shingu: Secret of the Stellar Wars) is in charge of the series scripts. Yūichi Oka (To Love-Ru, Softenni) is designing the characters, while Hirame Kikuchi (The Pilot's Love Song) and Kenji Teraoka (Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion, Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex, Mobile Suit Gundam 00) are designing the mecha. Yoshitomo Hara is the prop designer, and Shigeru Morita (Mobile Suit Gundam Seed, Turn A Gundam, Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion R2) is a setting consultant. OLM Digital handled the 3D models.

Jin Aketagawa is the sound director, and Kotaro Nakagawa (Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion, Hayate the Combat Butler, Zettai Karen Children) is composing the music.


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