TV anime adaptation of actor breeding mobile game “A3!” confirms to air on 13th January, 2020. It will be the first half of the series, SEASON SPRING ＆ SUMMER, and the second half, SEASON AUTUMN ＆ WINTER, will premiere on July, 2020.
The opening theme song “Act! Addict! Actors!” is also announced and will be performed by the four troupe leaders: Sakuma Sakuya (CV: Koudai Sakai); Sumeragi Tenma (CV: Eguchi Takuya); Settsu Banri (CV: Chiharu Sawashiro); and Tsukioka Tsumugi (CV: Atsushi Tamaru).
The song is produced, written and arranged by Masayoshi Ōishi (大石昌良), who also wrote the songs for the game. Its CD will go on sale on February 5 with additional solo and instrumental versions.
The 20 cast members for the actor groups are reprising their roles from the game. Kaori Nazuka (名塚佳織) will play Izumi Tachibana (立花いづみ), the leader and chief director of Mankai Company.
The anime series will be directed by anime movie Black Fox director Keisuke Shinorhara (篠原啓輔) and animated by P.A.WORKS x Studio 3Hz, based on the original characters of illustrator Ryo Fujiwara (冨士原 良). Nakazono Manato (中園真登) is the vice director and Hayashi Naoki (ハヤシナオキ) is responsible for the series composition.
▍1st and 2nd Episode Preview Event
A preview event for the first and second episode will be held on December 8 at Shinjuku Wald 9, Tokyo. Voice actor Koudai Sakai (play as Sakuma Sakuya), Shintarō Asanuma (play as Chigasaki Itaru) and Masashi Igarashi (play as Citron) will attend the event.
▍Characters and Cast
The Spring Troupe members and cast include:
■ Sakuma Sakuya (佐久間咲也) – CV: Koudai Sakai (酒井広大)
■ Usui Masumi (碓氷真澄) – CV: Yuusuke Shirai (白井悠介)
■ Minagi Tsuzuru (皆木綴) – CV: Koutarou Nishiyama (西山宏太朗)
■ Chigasaki Itaru (茅ヶ崎至) – CV: Shintaro Asanuma (浅沼晋太郎)
■ Citron (シトロン) – CV: Masashi Igarashi (五十嵐雅)
The cast of heroine, Tachibana Izumi (立花いづみ), will be voiced by Kaori Nazuka (名塚佳織).