Earlier today, the Laidbackers anime movie’s official website updated with a new teaser trailer. The 44-second promo introduces Mai Maisaka, who’s played by Himika Akaneya.
Laidbackers will hit Japanese theaters on April 5. The feature will get a two-week engagement.
Kiyomitsu Sato will serve as chief director on the project, with Hiroyuki Hashimoto (Is the order a rabbit?, Magical Girl Raising Project) taking the director’s chair at Studio Gokumi. Kei Tsuchiya (Shōnen Hollywood, Aruvu Rezuru – Kikai Jikake no Yōsei-tachi) is providing character designs, while Makoto Uezu (Assassination Classroom, Yuki Yuna Is a Hero) writes the script.
Virtual YouTuber Kizuna Ai will perform the movie’s theme song.
Other confirmed crew members include:
- Music: kz
- Original Character Design: Jiro Suzuki
- Sound Director: Takayuki Yamaguchi
the confirmed voice cast includes:
- Harami Mitsuno: Rina Hidaka
- Mai Maisaka: Himika Akaneya
- K. Kusanagi: Yō Taichi
- Arnelia: Yumi Uchiyama
- Valvaran “Ran”: Maria Naganawa
- Kumi Honamanuma: Yumiri Hanamori
- Yuko Saginomiya: Saki Fujita
- Ron: Jun Fukuyama
- Leonard: Katsuyuki Konishi
Source: YouTube (Flying Dog)