New info has been released about Tokyo Revengers: Tenjiku Arc (known as Tokyo Revengers: Tenjiku-hen in Japan), which is all set to debut tomorrow, October 3. For starters, two new cast members were revealed: Kengo Kawanishi will play Sōya Kawata and Nobuhiko Okamoto will play Haruchiyo Sanzu.
The opening theme song is once again “White Noise,” as performed by Official HiGE DANdism. This track was also featured as the opening theme song for the second season. Here’s how that song sounded with the previous OP:
Meanwhile, the new ending theme song will be titled “Say My Name” and performed by HEY-SMITH.
Looking toward other actors newly cast for this arc, Nobunaga Shimazaki plays Izana Kurokawa, Tetsu Inada plays Kanji Mochizuki, Seiichirō Yamashita plays Kakucho, Kouki Uchiyama plays Shion Madarame, Daisuke Namikawa plays Ran Haitani, and Hiro Shimono plays Rindo Haitani.
The manga is being published in America by Kodansha USA Publishing, which gave this description for it:
Watching the news, Takemichi Hanagaki learns that his girlfriend from way back in middle school, Hinata Tachibana, has died. The only girlfriend he ever had was just killed by a villainous group known as the Tokyo Manji Gang. He lives in a crappy apartment with thin walls, and his six-years-younger boss treats him like an idiot. Plus, he’s a complete and total virgin … At the height of his rock-bottom life, he suddenly time-leaps twelve years back to his middle school days!! To save Hinata, and change the life he spent running away, hopeless part-timer Takemichi must aim for the top of Kanto’s most sinister delinquent gang!!
Danica Davidson is the author of the bestselling Manga Art for Beginners with artist Melanie Westin, plus its sequel, Manga Art for Everyone, and the first-of-its-kind manga chalk book Chalk Art Manga, both illustrated by professional Japanese mangaka Rena Saiya. Check out her other comics and books at www.danicadavidson.com.