The third promotional video has been released for the anime adaptation of Saki Nakagawa’s Attack on Titan: Junior High (Shingeki! Kyojin Chuugakkou) parody manga. The new video showcases more of the drastic events that will occur in the upcoming anime. The video itself is also narrated by Levi and Hanji. The series itself is a parody of Hajime Isayama’s Attack on Titan (Shingeki no Kyojin) where, as the title implies, follows the main characters of the series as if they were attending a school, Titan Jr. High.
The Attack on Titan: Junior High TV anime adaptation will begin its broadcast on Sundays, starting October 4th on MBS at 1:58am JST, during the Fall/Autumn 2015 season.
The second promotional video of the anime:
And here is the first PV:
The main cast of the anime will return from the main series to reprise their roles, which includes:
- Yuuki Kaiji (Issei Hyoudou from High School DxD) returning to voice Eren Yeager
- Yui Ishikawa (Hinaki Shinjou in Hinaki Shinjou) as Mikasa Ackerman
- Marina Inoue (Tooka Yatogami in Date A Live) voicing as Armin Arlert
- Hiroshi Kaminya (Izaya Orihara from Durarara!!) who will voice Levi
The first images for the anime’s character designs have also been revealed:
The production staff of Attack on Titan: Junior High will be different from the staff behind the main series. The staff of the spin-off anime includes:
- Director: Yoshihide Ibata (Ashiaraiyashiki no Juunin-tachi.)
- Scriptwriter: Midori Gotou (Blood+, Genshiken Nidaime)
- Anime Character Designer: Yuuko Yahiro (Diabolik Lovers, B Gata H Kei)
- Art Director: Kazuhiro Arai (Kurenai, Gunparade Orchestra)
- Sound Director: Masafumi Mima (Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood, Pokemon)
- Music Composer: Asami Tachibana (Gundam Build Fighters Try, Haikyu!!)
- Animation Studio: Production I.G. (Ghost in the Shell, Psycho-Pass)
Here is the spin-off’s synopsis:
The story follows Eren Yeager and Mikasa Ackerman entering Titan Jr. High, a school where humans and Titans study in the same area in coexistence. Because of a “traumatic” event, where the Colossal Titan ate his lunch back in middle school, Eren hates the Titans, and is constantly trying to find a way to rid the earth of their kind. Because of this, he has a hard time making friends, much to Mikasa’s worry.
The anime’s main visual: