Reveille has sounded, it’s time for these troops to fall in!
On November 22, the official Girly Air Force anime website updated with a new key visual, the premiere schedule, and details on the show’s closing theme song.
We break the details down below.
The image features Gripen, Eagle, and Phantom as they stand on the runaway. A trio of jets flies by overhead.
The closing theme song, Colorful ☆ Wing, will be performed by Yūka Morishima, Hitomi Ohwada, and Shiori Izawa. The song will receive a CD single, which ships to stores on February 27.
The series will hit Japanese TV on January 9, 2019. The full broadcast schedule is as follows:
- AT-X: 1/10/2019 at 23:00 (1/10/2019 at 11:00PM)
- Tokyo MX: 1/10/2019 at 24:30 (1/11/2019 at 12:30AM)
- AbemaTV: 1/10/2019 at 24:30 (1/11/2019 at 12:30AM)
- Sun TV: 1/10/2019 at 26:00 (1/11/2019 at 2:00AM)
- BS11: 1/10/2019 at 25:00 (1/11/2019 at 1:00AM)
Katsumi Ono (Senki Zesshō Symphogear, Yu-Gi-Oh! Arc-V) was tapped to direct Girly Air Force at Satelight, with Tōru Imanishi (Full Metal Panic! Invisible Victory, WorldEnd) providing character designs. Shingo Nagai is in charge of series composition.
Other confirmed crew members include:
- Original Creator: Kōji Natsumi (Dengeki Bunko)
- Original Character Design: Asagi Tōsaka
- Chief Animation Director: Tōru Imanishi
- Mechanical Design: Hiroyuki Taiga
- Combat Supervision: Hiroyuki Taiga
- Music: I’ve Sound
- Animation Production: Satelight
The confirmed voice cast includes:
- Kei Narutani: Ryota Ohsaka
- Gripen: Yūka Morishima
- Eagle: Hitomi Ohwada
- Song Min Hoa: Lynn
- Phantom: Shiori Izawa
Kōji Natsumi and illustrator Asagi Tōsaka’s Girly Air Force light novels launched in September 2014, under ASCII Media Works’ Dengeki Bunko imprint. The series currently spans nine volumes, with the latest hitting stores on June 9.
A manga adaptation by Takahiro Seguchi is set to kick off in the pages of Kadokawa’s Monthly Shōnen Ace magazine on October 26.
Source: Animate Times