A program broadcast live for the television anime of Sōichirō Yamamoto‘s In the heart of Kunoichi Tsubaki (Kunoichi Tsubaki no Mune no Uchi) manga has released the anime’s first full promo video and key visual (by anime studio CloverWorks) on Sunday. The video announces more cast members and the anime premieres in April.
The newly announced cast members are:
- Miyari Nemoto as Sazanka, the little dog team member younger than Tsubaki
- Sayumi Suzushiro like Asagao, the complete opposite of Sazanka in stature and personality
Yūko Natsuyoshi play as the main character Tsubaki, the leader of the canine team (Inu-Han).
The “forbidden boys” kunoichi (female ninja) comedy manga “focuses on the titular Tsubaki Kunoichi, the best student in her school. She lives in a village of women with the rule that they cannot have contact with men. However, she does have one. curiosity for men that she cannot reveal.
Takuhiro Kadochi (episode director for My hero university) directs the series at CloverWorks. Konomi Shugo (Friends of Aikatsu!, Tropical-Red! Precurate) is in charge of the scripts of the series. Yousuke Okuda (Is the command a bunny?) designs the characters. Yusuke Shirato (Kochoki, Lost song) composes the music.
Aniplex is recruiting composers and artists to produce different versions of the ending theme song “Akane-gumi Katsudо̄ Nisshi ~ Inuhan ~”. Winners will receive 90,000 yen (approximately US $ 795) and their theme song variation will be featured on the show. Voice actors will perform all versions of the ending theme, and staff announced the song’s finalists on Sunday.
Yamamoto’s manga launched in Gessan (Monthly Shonen Sunday) magazine in January 2018. Shogakukan released the manga’s sixth volume on November 12. The manga has a cumulative total of over 10 million copies in circulation.
Yamamoto launched the Tease Master Takagi-san manga in Gessan mini, the accompanying booklet for Shogakukan‘s Gessan (Monthly Shonen Sunday) magazine, in 2013. After Yamamoto finished serializing his Fudatsuki no Kyōko-chan manga in Gessan in June 2016, Tease Master Takagi-san moved to Gessan in July 2016.
The first television anime based on the Tease Master Takagi-san manga created in the programming block “Anime no Me” in January 2018, and he also adapted the Ashita wa Doyōbi manga as segments in the show. Crisp aired the anime when it aired in Japan, and Funimation broadcast the series with English dubbing. The second season of TV anime debuted in July 2019. The season began on Netflix in December 2019. The third season, titled Karakai Jōzu no Takagi-san 3, premiered in January. The film will be released in Japan in 2022.
Source: Press release