It’s time to meet two new members of this quirky sports show.
Earlier today, the official Hinomaru Zumō anime website updated with two new cast members. The series will add the following:
- Reina Gojō: Mikako Komatsu
- Chizuko Hori: Rui Tanabe
A visual featuring the two characters was also revealed, which you can check out below.
Hinomaru Zumō hits Japanese TV in October.
Yasutaka Yamamoto (Servant × Service, Actually, I Am…) is directing the series at Gonzo, with Kōnosuke Uda (Days, One Piece) serving as chief director. Kii Tanaka (Donten ni Warau Gaiden: Ketsubetsu, Yamainu no Chikai, Cheating Craft) is providing character design for the project.
The series will star the following:
- Hinomaru Ushio: Atsushi Abe
- Shinya Ozeki: Fukushi Ochiai
- Yūma Gojō: Kentarō Kumagai
- Chihiro Kunisaki: Takuya Satō
- Kei Mitsuhashi: Ayumu Murase
- Kirihito Tsuji: Takuma Terashima
Kawada’s Hinomaru Zumō manga launched in the pages of Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump magazine in May 2014. The ongoing series currently spans 20 volumes, with the most recent hitting retailers on May 2. Volume 21 will ship to stores on August 30.
Source: Animate Times