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 Knows, Tokyo 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.
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