So, can we call it Swagamoto now?

Earlier today, the King Records YouTube channel released a new promotional video for the Haven’t You Heard? I’m Sakamoto (Sakamoto desu ga?) anime series. The 45-second video shows the great Sakamoto getting his swag on whenever he can, whether he’s unwrapping a midday snack or battling a wasp in a duel of pointy objects.

The show’s official website updated with a première schedule, which you can check out below:

  • TBS: 4/7/2016 at 26:38 (4/8/2016 at 2:38AM)
  • CBC: 4/7/2016 at 27:30 (4/8/2016 at 3:30AM)
  • MBS: 4/8/2016 at 27:10 (4/9/2016 at 3:10AM)
  • BS-TBS: 4/9/2016 at 25:30 (4/10/2016 at 1:30AM)
  • CS-TBS: 4/17/2016 at 25:30 (4/18/2016 at 1:30AM)

The site also updated with numerous new cast, including:

  • Yoshinobu Kubota: Akira Ishida
  • Aa-chan: Tomokazu Sugita
  • Mario: Nobuyuki Hiyama
  • Ken-kun: Ken Takeuchi
  • Yuuya Sera: Showtaro Morikubo
  • Aina Kuronuma: Yui Horie
  • Megumi Fujida: Mai Nakahara
  • Kana-chan: Yukari Tamura
  • Mii-chan: Kana Ueda
  • Yagi-san: Hitomi Nabatame
  • Tanaka-san: Saki Fujita
  • Erika: Mikako Takahashi
  • Morita: Tomoaki Maeno
  • Yasuda: Tatsuhisa Suzuki
  • Shigeru Kobayashi: Masahito Yabe
  • Kakuta-sensei: Jôji Nakata
  • Shigemi Kubota: Kujira
  • Maruyama-senpai: Tetsu Inada
  • 8823-senpai: Kōji Yusa
  • Fukase-san: Mitsuo Iwata

It was previously announced that Hikaru Midorikawa (Slam Dunk, Mobile Suit Gundam Wing) will play the titular Sakamoto.

Haven’t You Heard? I’m Sakamoto is based on Nami Sano’s manga of the same name. Shinji Takamatsu (Gintama, School Rumble) will direct the project at Studio Deen, with Atsuko Nakajima (Ranma ½, You’re Under Arrest!) serving as character designer. Yasuhiko Fukuda (Kocchi Muite Miko) is composing the soundtrack.

The show’s opening theme, Coolest, will be performed by rock band Customi-Z, while SumoHair performs ending song Nakushita Hibi ni Sayonara (Goodbye to Lost Days).

A visual for the series was released, which you can check out below:

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Source: MoCa News