Plastic Memories' Opening and Ending Themes Revealed
posted on by Rafael Antonio Pineda
The official website for the Plastic Memories original TV anime project revealed on Friday that Eri Sasaki will perform the anime's opening theme and Asami Imai will perform the ending theme.
The title of the opening theme is "Ring of Fortune," and will be performed by Eri Sasaki (THE [email protected] MOVIE: Kagayaki no Mukōgawa e!). Aniplex will release the CD single on May 27 as her debut single. Aside from "Ring of Fortune," the single will contain the song's instrumental, an as-yet untitled track, and a monologue by the character Isla, from the Plastic Memories anime.
The title of the ending theme is "Asayake no Starmine" (Sunrise Starmine), and will be performed by Asami Imai ( Senran Kagura: Ninja Flash!, Corpse Party: Tortured Souls, THE [email protected] MOVIE: Kagayaki no Mukōgawa e!). Aniplex will release the CD single on June 3. Aside from "Asayake no Starmine," the single will contain the songs "Sunny Place" (theme song of the Hakuisei Aijō Izonjō PS Vita visual novel), "Kurogane" (theme song of the Kurogane Kaikitan -Senya Ichiya - PS Vita visual novel), and the instrumental versions of each track.
The official Plastic Memories website describes the story:
This story takes place in a future not too far away when androids that look exactly like humans begin to spread across the world. The android production company SA Corp. produced Giftia, a new kind of android that has the most amount of emotion and human-like qualities out of any other model ever seen. However, due to problems in technology, the androids have a service life, and once they pass that, they... Well, it gets pretty bad. For this reason, SA Corp. creates a terminal service in order to retrieve Giftia that have gone past their service life. A new employee at the terminal service named Tsukasa Mizugaki forms a team with the Giftia Isla to retrieve the other androids, but...
The anime's previously announced characters include:
The anime will premiere on Japanese television on April. The official website began streaming a promo video last October.
Yoshiyuki Fujiwara (GJ Club, Engaged to the Unidentified) is directing the project at Dogakobo (Yuruyuri - Happy Go Lily, Laughing Under the Clouds). Chiaki Nakajima (Yuruyuri - Happy Go Lily, Love Lab) is adapt the original character designs by okiura (Infinite Stratos). Naotaka Hayashi (Robotics;Notes, Steins;Gate, Chaos;Head) is credited as the project's original creator and he pens the scripts for the "story of meetings and partings."
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