A trailer has been released for the anime adaptation of the manga Kageki Shoujo!!
Sayaka Senbongi plays Sarasa Watanabe, Yumiri Hanamori plays Ai Narata, Sumire Uesaka plays Sawa Sugimoto, Yo Taichi plays Kaoru Hoshino, Rico Sasaki plays Ayako Yamada, Risae Matsuda plays Chika Sawada, Satsumi Matsuda plays Chiaki Sawada, and Hiroki Nanami plays Sei Satomi.
The opening theme song is called “Hoshi no Orchestra” (translated as “Starry Orchestra”) and will be performed by band saji. Yona of the Dawn director Kazuhiro Yoneda has been tapped to direct, and Tadashi Morishita, who wrote for Yona of the Dawn, is doing series scripts. The anime will come out this July.
The manga is published in America by Seven Seas.
Danica Davidson is the author of the bestselling Manga Art for Beginners with artist Melanie Westin, and its sequel, Manga Art for Intermediates, with professional Japanese mangaka Rena Saiya. Check out her other comics and books at www.danicadavidson.com.