First animated this summer
The official website of the writer’s anime adaptation Rakuda and illustrator Buriki‘s Shine post light novel announced Thursday that Ayaka Ohashi will play Hotaru, who is considered an “absolute idol” who is number one in both popularity and ability.
The cast includes:
Sayumi Suzushiro like Haru Nabatame, a member of the idol group TiNgS which is part of the “Brightest” agency. She is a cheerful girl who is always positive when it comes to the feelings of the members.
Moeko Kanisawa (from idol group ≠ ME) as Kyо̄ka Tamaki, who supports TiNgS with her calm singing and dancing skills. She has a cute appearance and a calm personality. She sometimes makes strict remarks to other members.
Yūko Natsuyoshi like Rio Seibu, a sweet and excitable girl who has absolute and unfounded self-confidence. Due to her straightforward personality, she is often immediately deceived.
Rimo Hasegawa as Yukine Giongi, a warm-blooded girl who is part of the Yukimoji unit with Momiji. Both of her parents are famous actors and she also has excellent acting skills.
Rika nakagawa like Momiji Itо̄, who is part of the “Brightest” agency and the Yukimoji unit with Yukine. Momiji’s dancing skills are exceptional, although according to Rio she appears to be of a “shivering idiot” level.
The anime will be released this summer.
The anime will be part of the Shine post multimedia idol project, which will also include a game of Akihiro Ishihara (the [email protected], Love More, Pretty Derby Uma Musume), a manga in Kadokawa‘s Monthly Living comic magazine and concerts.
Kei oikawa (Pretty Derby Uma Musume) directs the anime to Studio KAI. SPP is in charge of the scripts of the series. Tatsuto Higuchi (Starlight review) writes scripts with Rakuda, who is also credited as the author of the original series of novels and for devising the worldview. Yoshihiro Nagata (Macross Delta) designs the anime characters based on Burikioriginal character designs. Youhei kisara (Love Live! School idol project) of Stray cats produces music.
Rakuda and Buriki launched the Shine Post: Nee Shitteta? Watashi o Zettai Idol ni Suru Tame no, Goku Futsū from Atarimae na, in Bikkiri no Mahou (Shine post: Did you know? The most ordinary, natural and unique magic to make me an absolute idol) light novel on October 8. The two have previously collaborated on the Ore wo Suki na no wa Omae Dake ka yo series of light novels which also inspired a television anime.