Teekyū Spinoff Usakame TV Anime's Ad Reveals April 11 Premiere
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The official website of the television anime for Roots and Jūzō Kirisawa's Teekyū spinoff manga Usakame began streaming a commercial for the anime on Thursday. The video reveals the anime's April 11 premiere date.
The anime will premiere on April 11 on Tokyo MX at 25:05 (effectively 1:05 a.m. on April 12).
The members of the voice actress unit Earth Star Dream (who also performed the opening theme song for the sixth season of Teekyū) will voice the main characters, as well as perform the anime's opening and ending theme songs. The opening song is titled "Hashire! Usakame Kōkō Tennis-bu," while the ending theme is titled "Promise you."
The cast includes (clockwise from upper left):
Izumi Araida as Ayako Suzuki
Maria Tanijiri as Nishi Nishiaraidaishi
Hikaru Koide as Kurumi Satō
Yuki Nakashima as Kinako Tanaka
Other cast members include:
Kanon Takao as Tasuku Kodaira
Eri Sogabe as Miyako Baba
Arisa Aihara as Hoheto Irohani
Shin Itagaki, the director of all the Teekyū anime adaptations, will return to direct Usakame. Millepensee will return to animate the series.