What would “feeling idolish” even entail, anyway?
Earlier today, Idolish 7 fans flocked to the “Idolish 7 Fan Kansha-sai vol. 2 ~Kimi to Motto to Ai o Kataranai to~” event. At the show, details on the show’s première and new voice cast were unveiled, along with a new visual and a video of the first episode’s opening scene.
We break the details down below:
The first two minutes of the first episode were shown off, which show the major characters enjoying a game of basketball.
The image features the key members of the Idolish 7 group on-stage in their costumes. A sea of glowsticks can be seen below them.
- Tsumugi Takanashi: Satomi Satou
- Otoharu Takanashi: Susumu Chiba
- Banri Ōgami: Kazuyuki Okitsu
- Sōsuke Yaotome: Katsuyuki Konishi
- Kaoru Anesagi: Yoshihisa Kawahara
Idolish 7 will première in January 2018. An advance screening event will be held on November 2, which will show the first two episodes.
The Idolish 7 anime is part of a multimedia project from Bandai Namco. Makoto Bessho (El-Hazard: The Wanderers, Armitage: Dual-Matrix) is directing the series at Troyca, with Kazumi Fukagawa providing character designs. Ayumi Sekine (Baka and Test – Summon the Beasts, Utano☆Princesama Revolutions) is in charge of series composition for the title. Ei Aoki is credited as a supervisor for the project
The confirmed voice cast includes:
- Iori Izumi: Toshiki Masuda
- Yamato Nikaidō: Yusuke Shirai
- Mitsuki Izumi: Tsubasa Yonaga
- Tamaki Yotsuba: KENN
- Sōgo Ōsaka: Atsushi Abe
- Nagi Rokuya: Takuya Eguchi
- Riku Nanase: Kensho Ono
- Gaku Yaotome: Wataru Hatano
- Ten Kujō: Sōma Saitō
- Ryūnosuke Tsunashi: Takuya Satō
All of the confirmed cast members are reprising their roles from the mobile game. Satomi Satou is a new addition, as she didn’t have a speaking role in the original game.
Source: Comic Natalie