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The Slime Diaries Anime Picks Up Opening Theme Artist

The Slime Diaries Anime Picks Up Opening Theme ArtistThe Slime Diaries, for those who may have forgotten, is the upcoming spinoff of That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime. Now we know who’s set to perform the show’s opening theme.

It’s Akane Kumada, best known to anime fans for “Sunny Sunny Girl,” the opening theme of Oda Cinnamon Nobunaga. The song is called “Brand new diary,” and it was composed by R・O・N, who’s doing the music for the series.

The Slime Diaries is headed to screens in April. It’s directed by Yuji Ikuhara and animated over at 8-bit. Here’s the full staff list:

Director: Yuji Ikuhara
Assistant Director: Tsutomu Kasai
Series Composition: Kotatsumikan
Character Designers: Risa Takai
Art Director: Ayumi Sato
Color Design: Maki Saito
Photography: Chiptune
Music: R・O・N
Animation Production: 8-bit

Here’s how Kodansha Comics describes The Slime Diaries:

Even in another world, lives aren’t always on the line. There’s plenty of work to be done, from feeding the community and forging the items the community needs; as well as plenty of play …and hijinks throughout! Join Rimuru and friends as they kick back and enjoy their daily lives.

Source: Crunchyroll

Matt Schley

Matt Schley (rhymes with "guy") lives in Tokyo, and has been OUSA's "man in Japan" since 2012. He's also written about anime and Japanese film for the Japan Times, Screen Daily and more.