News Vividred Operation Anime's 5th TV Ad Aired
posted on 2012-12-13 13:00 EST by Crystalyn Hodgkins
A fifth commercial for Vividred Operation, the upcoming "original new animation project" collaboration between ASCII Media Works' Dengeki G's Magazine and Aniplex, aired during Thursday's episode of the K television anime series. Voice actress Rie Murakawa (Fairy Tail, Say, "I Love You".) narrates the commercial as the character Aoi Futaba, who is Akane's close friend and classmate. The video also features the opening theme song "Energy" by Earthmind.
The heroine of the "girl science-fiction action" anime will be a 14-year-old girl who lives with her little sister and grandfather and who lives an impoverished life in various ways. She and other 14-year-old girls fight to protect Earth and all that is precious to them.
As previously revealed, Kazuhiro Takamura will be handling the direction and character designs for the series. Hiroyuki Yoshino (Macross Frontier, Guilty Crown) will be responsible for its scripts, and A-1 Pictures (The [email protected], AnoHana) will be handling the animation production. Hidari (Fractale, Natsuiro Kiseki, [email protected]) and supercell member redjuice (Guilty Crown) are contributing to the concept designs.
The main cast includes Ayane Sakura as Akane Isshiki, Rie Murakawa as Aoi Futaba, Yuka Ōtsubo as Wakaba Saegusa, Aya Uchida as Himawari Shinomiya, Maaya Uchida as Rei Kuroki, and Asuka Ōgame as Momo Isshiki.
The series is set to premiere on January 10.
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