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Nana Mizuki Performs Opening Theme Song for Tomodachi Game TV Anime

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Mizuki to go on live tour this summer

The official Twitter account for the television anime adaptation of Yuki Sato Tomodachi Game (Friends Games) manga announced on Tuesday that Nana Mizuki will perform the anime's opening theme song "Double Shuffle."

Mizuki's NANA MIZUKI LIVE RUNNER 2020 → 2022 live event at Saitama Super Arena revealed on Tuesday that she will go on a live tour this summer, starting on July 16 at the Kobe World Memorial Hall in Hyōgo.

The anime will premiere in April. Crunchyroll will stream the anime.

The story, based on Mikoto Yamaguchi's original concept, centers on Yūichi Katagiri, a young man with a perfect student life who has four friends with difficult lives. His peaceful daily life comes to an end when 2 million yen (about US$20,000) in school trip fees goes missing. Riddles unfold as Yūichi gets caught up in a mysterious game for money and must decide whether friendship or money matters more.

Hirofumi Ogura (Cells at Work!, Black Butler II) is directing the anime at Okuru to Noboru, and Kenta Ihara (Saga of Tanya the Evil, Tsukimichi -Moonlit Fantasy-) is supervising and writing the series scripts. Satomi Miyazaki is designing the characters. Studio Tulip's Si Man Wei (Edens Zero) is the art director, while Studio Tulip's Tsukasa Ohira (No Game, No Life) is in charge of art setting. Aiko Mizuno (Cells at Work!) is the color key artist. Yomogiko Murano (Attack on Titan The Final Season, Kono Oto Tomare!: Sounds of Life) is the compositing director of photography. MICHIRU (BEM, Ascendance of a Bookworm) is composing the music. Hiroto Morishita (Higurashi: When They Cry – GOU) is directing the sound at Studio Mouse.

Sato (Sherlock Bones, Yokai Doctor) launched the manga in Kodansha's Bessatsu Shōnen Magazine in December 2013. The manga went on hiatus in December 2019, returned for one chapter in February 2020, and then went back on hiatus. The manga entered its final arc in August 2020.

Sources: Tomodachi Game anime's Twitter account, MoCa News


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