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New Trailer, Visual, & Cast Unveiled for “Rokuhōdō Yotsuiro Biyori” Anime

Cute guys, good food, and an adorable cat. What more do you need?

Earlier today, the official Rokuhōdō Yotsuiro Biyori anime website updated with a new teaser trailer, as well as a key visual and several cast members.

We break the details down below.


The minute-long promo focuses on the major characters, the dishes they prepare, and a cat. No, really.

Key Visual

The new visual features the major characters, dressed in uniform and ready to serve. Several are carrying dishes, while Sui holds Kinako the Cat.


The new cast members include:

  • Yakyō Higashigo: Tomoaki Maeno
  • Eisuke Kadosaki: Kousuke Toriumi
  • Kinako: Kōhei Amasaki

Visuals for the new players were also revealed, which you can check out below.

Rokuhōdō Yotsuiro Biyori will hit Japanese TV in April. A stage event will be held at AnimeJapan on April 24.

Tomomi Kamiya (A Good Librarian Like a Good Shepherd) was tapped to direct the project at Zexcs, with Kei Anjiki providing character designs. Deko Akao (NoragamiFlying Witch) is in charge of series composition for the title.

The previously confirmed voice cast includes:

  • Tsubaki: Daiki Yamashita
  • Gure: Daisuke Ono
  • Sui: Junichi Suwabe
  • Tokitaka: Yūichi Nakamura

Yū Shimizu’s Rokuhōdō Yotsuiro Biyori manga launched in Shinchosha’s Go Go Bunch magazine in October 2013. The series currently spans seven compiled volumes, with the most recent hitting stores on November 9, 2017.

Manga resource Baka-Updates describes the series as:

At the popular Japanese-style tea house Rokuhoudou, customers can count on receiving not only excellent food and drink, but – if they wish for it – a helping hand in solving any problem that may be plaguing them. Serving in Rokuhoudou are four men who are consummate professionals in their individual fields: tea expert Sui, latte artist Gure, pâtissier Tsubaki and chef Tokitaka.

Source: Animate Times

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