Yes folks, yet another idol anime has been announced. Sure, they’re not as many as isekai anime these days, but they’re still plentiful none the less. This new anime is titled Idoly Pride, a multimedia project that includes several idol units. They even released a new PV announcing the anime project.
The new series will serve as the first TV anime for CyberAgent’s CAAnimation label. It also seems that they’re also marketing this to the international audience as well. It even has an English tagline which reads “No one starts from the spotlight. They all start as nobody. Only way there is to prove that she is a true idol”. Here’s the anime’s key visual:
The cast includes:
- Mirai Tachibana as Kotono Nagase
- Mai Sugano as Sakura Kawasaki
- Moeko Yuuki as Rei Ichinose
- Kokona Natsume as Nagisa Ibuki
- Nao Sasaki as Haruko Saeki
- Koharu Miyazawa as Saki Shiraishi
- Kanon Takao as Chisa Shiraishi
- Kanata Aikawa as Suzu Narumiya
- Moka Hinata as Mei Hayasaka
- Yukina Shutou as Shizuku Hyoudou
- Sora Amamiya as Rui Tendou
- Momo Asakura as Yuu Suzumura
- Shiina Natsukawa as Sumire Okuyama
The anime will have more idol groups, as the website has listed several more.
Yuu Kinome will be directing the series, with Sumie Kinoshita designing the characters. Lerche will be providing the animation production alongside CAAnimation. The staff will reveal more details about the anime in the days to come.
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