Rei Yasuda Performs Love All Play Anime's 2nd Ending Theme Song
posted on by Alex Mateo
The official Twitter account for the television anime of Asami Koseki's Love All Play badminton novel announced on Monday that Rei Yasuda will perform the ending theme song "Kaze no naka" (In the Wind) for the anime's second cours (quarter of a year). The second cours will debut in July.
Boy band Hey! Say! JUMP are returning to perform the second opening theme song "Sandersonia." Vocalist and guitarist Kenta Kataoka of the band sumika wrote the lyrics. The band performed the anime's first opening theme song "Haru Tsubame" (Spring Swallow). sumika's Kataoka also wrote the lyrics for the first opening.
Hiroshi Takeuchi (Peacemaker Kurogane: Belief storyboarder, Blade & Soul, Zunda Horizon) is directing the anime at Nippon Animation and OLM. Tomoko Konparu (Uta no Prince-sama - Maji Love 1000%, Nodame Cantabile) is supervising the series scripts and writing them with Miharu Hirami (Kodocha, The New Adventures of Kimba The White Lion), Shingo Irie (All Out!!, Kuroko's Basketball), and Michiko Yokote (Cute High Earth Defense Club LOVE!, Genshiken, Shirobako). Riko Kaneda is designing the characters, and Yuki Hayashi (My Hero Academia, Welcome to the Ballroom, Shaman King) is composing the music.
The story follows Ryō Mizushima, who joined his middle school's badminton team full of motivation — but without a proper coach, ended up in obscurity. Nevertheless, he did eventually reach the prefectural tournament on his physical strength. Now he joins the prestigious Yokohama-Minato High School's badminton team under the legendary coach Ebihara and is surrounded by talented teammates. He strives to become a top athlete and take his high school team to the inter-high tournament.