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Earlier today, the official Shōjo☆Kageki Revue Starlight website updated with new details on the project’s upcoming anime adaptation. In addition to a summer 2018 premiere window, the site added two trailers and a key visual for the project.
We break the details down below:
The two trailers offer a brief look at the show in action, as single Starlight Theater plays in the background.
The new visual features Karen and Hikari in-costume, as they gaze into each others’ eyes.
The information was first unveiled at the “Shōjo☆Kageki Revue Starlight -The LIVE- #1” stage show earlier today.
Shōjo☆Kageki Revue Starlight is a multimedia franchise from Bushiroad and Nelke Planning, which was first unveiled in April 2017. At the time, a stage musical and anime TV series were confirmed. Bushiroad launched two manga titles in the franchise in Monthly Bushiroad Magazine’s February 2018 issue.
Tomohiro Furukawa was tapped to direct the anime at Kinema Citrus, with Hiroyuki Saita () providing character designs. Tatsuto Higuchi () is in charge of series composition for the project.
Other confirmed crew members include:
- Assistant Director: Takashi Koide
- Prop Design: Takeshi Takakura
- Prop Design: Shiori Tani
- Graphic Design: Yuto Hama
- Graphic Design: Masao Yamaguchi
- Color Design: Chie Yoshimura
- Art Director: Kentaro Akiyama (studio Pablo)
- Art Director: Kenji Fukuda (studio Pablo)
- 3D Director: Hisashi Akimoto (T2studio)
- 3D Stage Lighting: Yuri Kamiyahisa
- Director of Photography: Kazuto Izumida (T2studio)
- Editor: Masayuki Kurosawa
- Sound Director: Yo Yamada
- Music: Yoshiaki Fujisawa
- Music: Tatsuya Kato
- Scripts / Lyrics: Kanata Nakamura
The confirmed voice cast includes:
- Karen Aijō: Momoyo Koyama
- Hikari Kagura: Suzuko Mimori
- Maya Tendō: Maho Tomita
- Junna Hoshimi: Hinata Satō
- Mahiru Tsuyuzaki: Haruki Iwata
- Nana Daiba: Moeka Koizumi
- Claudine Saijō: Aina Aiba
- Futaba Isuruzaki: Teru Ikuta
- Kaoruko Hanayagi: Ayasa Itō
Visuals for the characters were also unveiled, which you can check out below:
Source: Animate Times