News Schoolgirl Comedy Anime Love Lab's 1st TV Ad Aired
posted on 2013-05-17 11:35 EDT
The first 15-second television commercial for the anime adaptation of Ruri Miyahara's four-panel Love Lab manga aired in Japan on Friday. The commercial lists the cast and reports that the anime will premiere this July.
The comedy manga revolves around the girls at the elite Fujisaki Girls' Middle School, which has tsundere (initially aloof and abrasive, but later kind-hearted), meganekko (eyeglasses-wearing girl), and other kinds of students.
The cast are:
Manami Numakura (The Idolm@ster) as Rico Kurahashi, the student council president's aide
Chinatsu Akasaki (Kill Me Baby) as Natsuo Maki, the student council president
Inori Minase (Occult Academy) as Suzune "Suzu" Tanahashi, the student council secretary
Ayane Sakura (Vividred Operation) as Yuiko "Eno" Enomoto, the student council vice-president
Yō Taichi (My Little Monster) as Sayori "Sayo" Mizushima, the student council treasurer
Masahiko Ohta (Yuruyuri, Mitsudomoe) will direct at the studio Dogakobo (Yuruyuri, GJ Club). Takashi Aoshima (Yuruyuri, Mitsudomoe) is in charge of the series scripts, and Chiaki Nakajima (Yuruyuri) will serve as character designer.
Miyahara launched the manga in Houbunsha's Manga Home magazine in 2006, and it later ran in other Houbunsha magazines before ending its main run in 2010.