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Get Your Running Shoes on for the New Feel the Wind Anime Promo

feel the windFeel the Wind (Kaze ga Tsuyoku Fuiteiru) is an upcoming anime adaptation based on the 2006 novel by Shiwon Miura. The story follows a group of college students who are attempting to take on a two-day relay footrace known as Hakone Ekiden, which will take them 100 kilometers from Tokyo to Hakone and back.

Freshman college student Kakeru Kurahara is at the center of the story, as he ends up being recruited as the tenth and final runner on the team. Kazuya Nomura directs the series at Production I.G, and you can see the latest preview in the trailer below.

Feel the Wind premieres on Nippon TV in Japan on October 2, with other stations to follow.


feel the wind

feel the wind

Source: Ota-suke via Crunchyroll