Hinako’s ready to jot down a few notes before her big April début.
Earlier today, the official Hinako Note anime website updated with a new promotional video. The two-minute teaser confirms the show’s broadcast schedule, with ending theme song A-e-i-u-e-o-ao!! by Gekidan Hitotose serving as a background track.
Hinako Note will kick off on AT-X on April 7 at 9:00PM local time. The series will air on the following networks:
- Tokyo MX
- TV Aichi
- Sun TV
- KBS Kyoto
- TVQ Broadcasting
- and BS11
Hinako Note will adapt Mitsuki’s manga of the same name. Toru Kitahata (Haganai NEXT, Love, Election and Chocolate) was tapped to direct the show at Passione. Takeo Takahashi (Spice and Wolf, MAOYU) will serve as chief director on the project, while Kazuyuki Ueda (Hello!! KINMOZA, Kinmoza! Kiniro + Mosaic) provides character designs. Tatsuhiko Urahata (GATE, Monster) is in charge of series composition.
The confirmed voice cast includes:
- Hinako Sakuragi: M.A.O
- Chiaki Ogino: Hisako Tōjō
- Yua Nakajima: Marika Kōno
- Kuina Natsugawa: Miyu Tomita
- Mayuki Hiiragi: Yui Ogura
- Ruriko Kuroyanagi: Yuri Yoshida
The Hinako Note manga first kicked off in the pages of Comic Cune magazine in 2014. The four-panel comedy revolves around Hinako, an introverted girl whose quirky friends and and connection to animals leads to hilarity. For example, sometimes she ends up being used as a scarecrow while others see Hinako encountering surprise visitors in the local library.
Several character visuals were released to promote the Hinako Note anime. You can check these out below: