Dagashi Kashi Episode 6 Delayed by One Week

The official website of the anime adaptation of Kotoyama’s Dagashi Kashi manga has revealed that the upcoming 6th episode of the anime will be delayed by one week.


The 6th episode of the anime is being delayed on all major stations by one week due the broadcast of a special program. On TBS, the 6th episode was scheduled to air this Friday, the 12th, at 2:16am JST, but will instead air next Friday, on the 19th, at 2:16am JST. The episode is being delayed on:

  • CBC: from Friday, 12th at 3:30am JST to Friday, 19th at 3:30am JST
  • Sun TV: from Friday, 12th at 11:30pm JST to Friday, 19th at 11:30pm JST
  • BS-TBS: from Sunday, 14th, at 1:30am JST to Sunday, 21st at 1:30am JST

The main cast of the anime includes:

  • Ayana Taketatsu (Kirino Kousaka from Oreimo) will voice Hotaru Shidare



  • Atsushi Abe (Touma Kamijou from Toaru Majutsu no Index) is voicing Kokonotsu Shikada



  • Manami Numakura (Aoi Sakurai in Rail Wars!) voices Saya Endou



  • Tatsuhisa Suzuki (Makoto Tachibana from Free!) is voicing Tou Endou



  • Keiji Fujiwara (Tatsuya Kimura from Hajime no Ippo) as You Shikada


Japanese singer Michi (Rokka no Yuusha OP & ED) performs the anime’s Opening theme song Checkmate!? while Ayana Taketatsu is singing the Ending theme, Hey! Calorie Queen.

The leading members of the anime’s main staff includes:

  • Director and Series Composer: Shigehito Takayanagi (The World God Only KnowsTokyo ESP)
  • Series Composer: Yasuko Kamo (Kanamemo, Tokyo ESP)
  • Anime Character Designer: Kanetoshi Kamimoto (Burst Angel, Yosuga no Sora)
  • Sound Director: Satoshi Motoyama (Haganai, Isshuukan Friends.)
  • Animation Studio: feel. (Oregairu Zoku, Minami-ke Tadaima)

Here is the anime’s first promotional video:

And the second PV:

Dagashi Kashi is a comedy manga written and illustrated by Kotoyama. The series began in 2014 being serialized in Shogakukan’s Weekly Shonen Sunday magazine. To date a total of 3 volumes have been compiled.

Here is the series synopsis from MAL:

Shikada Kokonotsu’s father owns a rural sweets shop, and his plan is for Kokonotsu to take it over one day. However, Kokonotsu wants to be a manga author instead! One day in Summer, the cute but weird girl Shidare Hotaru, from the famous sweets company, comes to pay a visit. Apparently, Kokonotsu’s father is famous and she wants him to join her family’s company. However, he will only agree if she can convince Kokonotsu to take over the family business!


Episode 6 of the anime adaptation of Dagashi Kashi is being delayed by one week to allow a broadcast of a special show. It will be airing on TBS next week on Friday the 19th at 2:16am JST.

You can visit the anime’s website here: http://www.tbs.co.jp/anime/dagashi/
And follow their Twitter: @anime_dagashi

Source Article and Images – Dagashi Kashi Anime Website
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