The world of ice hockey is finally in the anime spotlight thanks to PuraOre! Pride of Orange, which kicks off its simulcast on Funimation today. Ahead of that, a new visual was revealed via the anime’s official website, showing the team known as the Nikko Dream Monkeys ready for action.
Set in Nikko City, Tochigi Prefecture, PuraOre! follows a team of girls as they attempt to rule the ice and build up a strong team in the sport of ice hockey. As you’ll see below, these girls are rarin’ to go!
PuraOre! Pride of Orange comes from studio C2C (Wandering Witch: The Journey of Elaina) and director Takebumi Anzai (Go! Go! 575). Cast members include Riku Masuda, Satomi Hongo, Mayu Sagara, Saika Kitamori, Asuka Shiori, Yurika Moriyama, and Yoshino Aoyama, among many others.
The series kicks off in Japan on October 6 at 10:30pm Pacific Time, so look for its simulcast debut to arrive soon.
Source: Official website