New Silver Spoon TV Ad Previews miwa, Sukima Switch's Theme Songs
The official website for the upcoming anime adaptation of Hiromu Arakawa's (Fullmetal Alchemist) Silver Spoon manga posted a new TV commercial that features the opening and ending theme songs, performed by miwa and Sukima Switch respectively. miwa will perform the "Kiss you" opening theme, while Sukima Switch will be performing the "Hello Especially" ending theme song. Miwa has previously performed theme songs for Bleach, Colorful, and Fullmetal Alchemist: The Sacred Star of Milos, and Sukima Switch has performed theme songs for Fullmetal Alchemist Brotherhood, Space Brothers, and Tokyo Marble Chocolate, among others.
Tomohiko Ito (Occult Academy, Sword Art Online) is directing the series with assistant director Otomi Deai at A-1 Pictures. Taku Kishimoto (Bunny Drop) is writing the scripts, while Jun Nakai (Mardock Scramble films, The Sacred Blacksmith) is serving as character designer and chief animation director. Shusei Murai (Allison & Lillia, Aiura) is scoring the music. The original manga follows a boy's life in an agricultural school. Ryohei Kimura (Kids on the Slope's Kaoru) and Marie Miyake (Penguindrum's Ringo) lead the cast which also includes Tooru Sakurai, Ayahi Takagaki, Nobunaga Shimazaki, and Masayuki Shouji.
The anime will premiere in Japan on July 11 on Fuji TV's Noitamina block.
[Video via Vito Plahuta]
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