Aniplex USA to Stream Slow Start Anime on Crunchyroll
posted on by Rafael Antonio Pineda
The show stars:
- Reina Kondo as Hana Ichinose
- Aya Saitō as Tamate Momochi
- Tomomi Mineuchi as Eiko Tokura
- Maria Naganawa as Kamuri Sengoku
- Manami Numakura as Kiyose Enami
- Maaya Uchida as Hiroe Hannen
- M.A.O as Shion Kyōzuka
Hiroyuki Hashimoto (Is the order a rabbit?, Magical Girl Raising Project) is directing the anime at A-1 Pictures. Mio Inoue (Is the order a rabbit? episode scripts, Eiga Precure All Stars: Haru no Carnival) is in charge of the series scripts. Masato Yasuno (Flying Witch) is designing the characters for animation.
Reina Kondo, Aya Saitō, Tomomi Mineuchi, and Maria Naganawa are performing the opening theme song "ne! ne! ne!" under the unit name STARTails☆. Sangatsu no Phantasia (Kiznaiver, Interviews with Monster Girls) is performing the ending theme song "Kaze no Koe wo Kikinagara" (While Listening to the Wind's Voice).
The story centers around 16-year-old Hana Ichinose, who unbeknownst to her classmates, was a year late in enrolling into high school. Although it may not seem like a big deal, it is a big deal to her. She wants to catch up with everyone else someday.