Dimension High School Live-Action/Anime Hybrid Show Revealed for January Premiere
posted on by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Anime director Yuuichi Abe and animator Izumi revealed a new original live-action/anime television show titled Chōjigen Kakumei Anime: Dimension High School (Super-Dimensional Revolution Anime - Dimension High School). The show will have both live-action and anime parts, with Abe (Carino Coni, The Girl in Twilight) as director, and Izumi (Touken Ranbu) as character designer. The show will premiere in January.
The cast includes (left to right in image above, character name romanizations are not official):
- Takuma Zaiki as Gōda Kikawa
- Shōhei Hashimoto as Yurio Minakami
- Takahide Ishii as Junpei Shirayama
- Takeo Ōtsuka as Ryūsei Midorigaoka
- Toshiyuki Someya as Sōji Momotani
The show's story centers on five high school boys who are taking remedial classes, when they are suddenly sent across dimensions to an anime world. The story develops as they cross between both the real and anime worlds.
The show will also have a radio program named Dimension High School - Hōkago Jishūshitsu (After School Private Study Room) that will debut on October 19 on Radio Osaka, Radio Cloud, and Nico Nico Channel, with Ishii and Ōtsuka as hosts.