Timid aspiring musical actress in anime premiering on July 3
The official web site for the tv anime of Kumiko Saiki‘s Kageki Shoujo!! manga started streaming its third character promotional video on Friday. The video highlights the character Ayako Yamada, voiced by Rico Sasaki. Ayako is timid and lacks self-confidence. Surrounded by uniquely gifted classmates, she worries as she strives in direction of her goals.
Just like the Takarazuka Revue, the younger girls who go to the humanities academy Kouka Kageki Excessive College play all of the components of musical theater, be they feminine or male. Narada Ai is a jaded former idol performing feminine roles—her roommate, taking part in male roles, is bright-eyed nation woman Watanabe Sarasa. From the college to the stage to the remainder of their lives, there isn’t a problem these younger girls cannot face with their ardour for efficiency.
The anime stars (not all character names are official romanizations):
The Matsuda sisters are twins who’re additionally taking part in twin sisters within the anime.
The three-member band saji is performing the opening theme tune “Hoshi no Orchestra” (Starry Orchestra).
Though the anime’s title is Kageki Shōjo!!, its story will come from Kageki Shoujo!! Season Zero.
Saiki serialized the unique manga underneath the title Kageki Shoujo! (with one exclamation mark) in Shueisha‘s Jump Kai journal from 2012 to 2014, and ended the unique serialization after the journal ceased publication in October 2014.
Saiki then launched the continuing sequel manga underneath the title Kageki Shoujo!! (with two exclamation marks) in Melody in 2015. The manga was nominated for Finest Shōjo Manga in Kodansha‘s forty fourth annual Manga Awards final 12 months.
Shueisha printed the unique manga in two volumes, however re-released the sequence in a single compiled quantity in March 2019 with the title Kageki Shoujo!! Season Zero. That is the amount that Seven Seas Leisure released in English underneath the title Kageki Shoujo!! The Curtain Rises.