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Rokudō no Onna-tachi Anime Unveils 1st Promo Video, More Cast, Theme Songs, April 7 Debut

posted on by Joanna Cayanan

The official website for the television anime of Yūji Nakamura's Rokudō no Onna-tachi manga revealed on Wednesday the anime's first promotional video, which previewed the anime's ending theme song, "Love Will Find A Way" by THE RAMPAGE, and two new cast members. The website also revealed the opening theme song "ENDLESS LABYRINTH" by EverdreaM, and the anime's April 7 premiere.

The anime will premiere on the TOKYO MX channel on April 7 at 25:35 JST (effectively April 8 at 1:35 a.m. or April 7 at 12:35 p.m. EDT), then on MBS, BS Asahi, AT-X, and Kumamoto Kenmin Televisions.

The new cast members include:

Daisuke Namikawa as Masaru Hinomoto, Rokudо̄'s close friend nicknamed "Colonel"
Akira Ishida as Kota Kijima , Rokudо̄'s close friend nicknamed "Manager"

Previously announced cast includes:

Keiya Saitō (Baki) is directing the anime at Satelight, and Yūichirō Momose (So I'm a Spider, So What?, Lucifer and the Biscuit Hammer) is in charge of the series scripts. Shin'ya Segawa (Pastel Memories) is designing the characters. Hideaki Onishi is handling sub-character design, and Hiroyuki Taiga (Transformers: Robots in Disguise, FUUTO PI) is in charge of mechanical designs. Yasuyoshi Uetsu (Triage X) and Tomoaki Chishima are credited for prop design.

Kenichi Tajiri (The tale of outcasts) is the art director, and Yoshimi Kawakami (Fairy Tail) is the color key artist. Yūjirō Yamane (Bodacious Space Pirates) is the compositing director of photography, and Shūji Matsumoto (Girly Air Force) is editing. Hiroshi Yamamoto (Yu-Gi-Oh! Go Rush!!) is the sound director.

Nakamura launched the manga in Akita Shoten's Weekly Shōnen Champion magazine in June 2016, and ended it in April 2021. Akita Shoten published the manga's 26th and final compiled book volume in June 2021.

The manga follows Tо̄suke Rokudо̄, a timid high school boy who gets bullied by delinquents. He receives a scroll from his late grandfather, leaving a mark on his forehead. The mark's effect causes a delinquent girl named Ranna Himawari to fall in love with him.

Sources: Rokudō no Onna-tachi anime's website, Comic Natalie

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