The main cast and staff have been announced for Hitorijime My Hero, an upcoming TV anime based on the boys’ love manga by Memeco Arii that focuses on the growing bonds between a group of young men.
The main staff for Hitorijime My Hero includes:
- Director: Yukina Hiiro
- Series composition: Yūsei Naruse
- Character design, chief animation director: Ayana Nishino
- Opening theme: “Heart Signal” by Wataru Hatano
- Animation production: Encourage Films
The main cast of the Hitorijime My Hero drama CDs will be reprising their roles for the anime, including:
Tomaki Maeno as Kōsuke Ōshiba.
Toshiki Masuda as Masahiro Setagawa.
Shinnosuke Tachibana as Asaya Hasekura.
And Yoshitsugu Matsuoka as Kensuke Ōshiba.
The original Hitorjime My Hero is serialized in Ichijinsha’s gateau manga magazine. The series is a spin-off of Memeco Arii’s earlier manga, Hitorijime Boyfriend, and it focuses on the growing bonds between Masahiro Setagawa, an incompetent delinquent, and Kōsuke Ōshiba, a high school teacher who is bad at math but good at fighting.
Hitorijime My Hero will broadcast on Tokyo MX, AT-X, and BS-NTV beginning in July of 2017. The series will also be distributed digitally via d Anime Store and dTV.
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