The official website of the upcoming anime adaptation of Hinako Seta’s Re-Kan! 4koma manga has revealed new character designs for the main cast of the Spring series. Additionally, new additional members of the cast were also revealed alongside the Opening and Ending songs of the anime.
The official website has revealed new character designs for the Re-Kan! anime for the previously revealed cast members of the anime. They include:
- Ibuki Kido (Nanami Knight Bladefield in Kanojo ga Flag wo Oraretara) will voice Hibiki Amami
- Miku Itou (Nanako Usami in Futsuu no Joshikousei ga [Locodol] Yatte Mita. ) as Narumi Inoue
- Riho Iida (Rin Hoshizora from Love Live! School Idol Project) voicing as Kana Uehara
- Mao Ichimichi (Kazumi Schlierenzauer from Gokukoku no Brynhildr) will be voicing Kyouko Esumi
- Erii Yamazaki (Roboko in Sekai Seifuku: Bouryaku no Zvezda) is voicing the role of Makoto Ogawa
Additional members of the anime’s cast were also revealed:
- Yoshihisa Kawahara (Yomotsu Hirasaka in Mirai Nikki) voices Daihen-zamurai
- Mikako Izawa (Satsuki Kashiwaba from Futsuu no Joshikousei ga [Locodol] Yatte Mita.) will voice Hanako-san
- Kujira (Orochimaru in Naruto) as Ero-neko
- Eriko Matsui (Benio Yonomori in Mikakunin de Shinkoukei) will play the role of Merry-san
- Aya Uchida (Kotori Minami in Love Live! School Idol Project) is voicing Kogal Spirit
- Futaba Kino (First Major Role) will be voicing the Faceless Spirit
The main themes of the anime were also revealed. The Opening song will be Colourful Story and the Ending theme will be Kesaran Pasaran. Both songs will be performed by the duo every♥ing!, which consists of the anime’s two main voice actresses Ibuki Kido and Erii Yamazaki.
The staff of the anime was earlier revealed and includes:
- Director: Masashi Kudou (Hayate no Gotoku! Cuties, Ikkitousen: Extravaganza Epoch)
- Series Composer: Takashi Aoshima (Yuru Yuri, Sabagebu!)
- Anime Character Designer: Aoi Yamamoto (Fairy Tail, Final Fantasy VII: On the Way to a Smile)
- Animation Studio: Pierrot Plus (Sabagebu!)
An event for the Re-Kan! anime will be held on March 14 at the 10th Cinema at United Cinemas Toyosu, where the first episode of the anime will be screened before its scheduled broadcast. The event itself is titled Re-Kan TV Anime Pre-Screening ~White Day Special~.The event will also see the main voice cast of the anime in attendance hosting a talk session with about the anime and their roles.
Here is the first promotional video for the anime:
Re-Kan! is a comedy 4koma manga written and illustrated by Hinako Seta. The series began as a one-shot in 2009 in Houbunsha’s Manga Time Jumbos magazine and eventually became a full serialized series in 2010. To date a total of 5 compiled volumes have been released, the latest releasing on December 6.
Here is a synopsis of the series from MAL:
Amami Hibiki is a girl who can see ghosts and other supernatural phenomena in her surroundings. The stories follow her daily life with both her friends and the otherworldly.
The Re-Kan! anime will be airing this April during the Spring 2015 anime season on TBS and BS-TBS. An event showcasing the pre-screening of the series’ first episode will take place on March 14 where tickets will go on sale on February 14.
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