They’re shrine maidens, and they’re wielding swords! Um… line?
Earlier today, the official Toji no Miko (The Shrine Maiden Sword Wielders) anime website updated with a new teaser trailer. The 97-second promo features opening theme song Save You Save Me by the main vocal cast as a background track.
Toji no Miko will hit Japanese TV on January 5. The full broadcast schedule is as follows:
- AT-X: 1/5/2018 at 21:30 (1/5/2018 at 9:30PM)
- Tokyo MX: 1/5/2018 at 25:05 (1/6/2018 at 1:05AM)
- MBS: 1/5/2018 at 26:55 (1/6/2018 at 2:55AM)
- BS11: 1/7/2018 at 25:00 (1/8/2018 at 1:00AM)
Toji no Miko is an original project by Studio Gokumi. Koudai Kakimoto (Cyborg 009: Call of Justice) was tapped to direct the show, while Yuuko Yahiro (Attack on Titan: Junior High, Diabolik Lovers) provides character designs. Tatsuya Takahashi (Eromanga Sensei, Pandora in the Crimson Shell: Ghost Urn) is in charge of series composition.
Actresses Kaede Hondo, Saori Ōnishi, Azumi Waki, Hina Kino, Risae Matsuda, and Eri Suzuki will perform the opening theme song, Save You Save Me, as well as closing theme Kokoro no Memoria.
The confirmed voice cast includes:
- Kanami Etō: Kaede Hondo
- Hiyori Jūjō: Saori Ōnishi
- Yukari Origami: Asami Seto
- Mai Yanase: Azumi Waki
- Erin Kohagura: Eri Suzuki
- Sayaka Itomi: Hina Kino
- Yume Tsubakuro: Inori Minase
- Suzuka Konohana: M.A.O
- Yomi Satsuki: Mai Fuchigami
- Kaoru Mashiko: Risae Matsuda
- Maki Shidō: Yumi Uchiyama
Character designs for the major cast members were previously released, which you can check out below: