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Conception Anime Gets 6 Cast Members, Key Visual, Premiere Date


It’s a reveal that’s not inconceivable, in the least!

Earlier today, the official Conception anime website updated with six cast members, a key visual, and the initial premiere schedule.

We break the details down below.

Key Visual

The image features Mahiru, Aly, Femiruna, Collette, and Yuzuha posing against a geometric background.

Conception Anime Key Visual

Cast

The series will star the following:

  • Itsuki Yuge: Yuuki Ono
  • Mahiru Konatsuki: Emiri Katō
  • Aly: Aya Endo
  • Femiruna: Saki Fujita
  • Collette: Asami Shimoda
  • Yuzuha: Yukiyo Fujii

All seven characters are reprising their roles from the original video game. Visuals for the characters were also revealed, which you can check out below.

Premiere

The show will air on Sun TV, BS 11, Tokyo MX starting October 9.

Keitaro Motonaga (Digimon Adventure tri., Jormungand) is directing Conception at Gonzo, with Yousuke Okuda (Is the order a rabbit?, Blend S) providing character designs. Yuuko Kakihara (Digimon Adventure tri., Persona 4: The Animation) is in charge of series composition for the project.

The original Conception: Ore no Kodomo o Undekure! video game launched on Sony’s PSP handheld on April 26, 2012. In its opening week, the title moved 29,846 units, which was enough to secure fifth place on Media Create’s weekly sales charts.

The game received a sequel, titled Conception II: Children of the Seven Stars, on August 22, 2013. The game was sold via the Nintendo 3DS, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, and Steam. Atlus released the title in North America in April 2014.

Source: Comic Natalie

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