Young Disease Outburst Boy Anime to Have 11 Aired Episodes, 1 Unaired Episode
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The official website for Chūbyō Gekihatsu Boy, the television anime of Vocaloid producer rerulili's "Young disease outburst Boy" ("Chūbyō Gekihatsu Boy") song and Minato Tonami's slice-of-life comedy novel adaptation, announced on Monday that the show will have 11 aired episodes and one unaired 12th episode that will serve as an OVA. The anime will have four home video releases, each with three episodes included. The fourth and final home video release will include episodes 10 and 11 and the unaired episode 12.
Each home video release will also include a short story, a drama CD, and a booklet (the final release will not include a drama CD).
The anime will premiere in Japan on October 4. The anime will debut on Hikari TV at 10:00 p.m., then air on Tokyo MX at 10:30 p.m. The show will debut on TV Aichi, KBS Kyoto, Sun TV, and BS11 later that night, before premiering on dTV Channel on October 7 and on AT-X on October 9.
The anime stars:
- Chinatsu Akasaki as Mizuki Hijiri
- Daiki Yamashita as Yamato Noda
- Shugo Nakamura as Tomoki Takashima
- Hideaki Kabumoto as Kazuhiro Nakamura
- Junya Enoki as Rei Tsukumo
- Rikuya Yasuda as Futaba Mikuriya
- Sayaka Senbongi as Nanako Watase
- Taku Yashiro as Takumi Sekiya
- Mina Katahira as Sora
- Kenjiro Tsuda as Ossan
- Akira Ishida as Faust
Kazuya Ichikawa (Clean Freak! Aoyama kun, Bakugan Battle Planet, Monster Strike the Animation) is directing the anime at Studio DEEN. Midori Gotou (Hozuki's Coolheadedness all three seasons, Clean Freak! Aoyama kun) is overseeing the series scripts, and Yusa Matsuura (Clean Freak! Aoyama kun chief animation director) is designing the characters for animation. Satoshi Motoyama is directing the sound at Ai Addiction, and TECHNOBOYS PULCRAFT GREEN-FUND is composing the music. Lantis is producing the music.
The anime's five main male cast members are performing the opening song "Chūbyō Gekihatsu Boy" under the group name Minakami High School Heroes. Nakamura is performing the ending theme song "Here comes The SUN."
The story centers around Mizuki Hijiri, a high school girl who just transferred schools. At her new school, she has a fateful encounter with boys suffering from chūnibyō (adolescent delusions of grandeur). There is Noda who dreams of becoming a hero, the tragically handsome otaku Takashima who only likes 2D girls, Nakamura the supposedly "reincarnated" angel or devil, and the self-professed string-puller Tsukumo.