The TV anime reboot of “Digimon Adventure:” (デジモンアドベンチャー：) today (17th April) reveals a new trailer and cast. The anime is scheduled to premiere on 5th April 2020.
The cast features all-new voice actors for the DigiDestined characters and an almost complete returning cast for the partner Digimon.
The new anime will feature a brand-new story of Taichi Yagami when he is in his fifth year in elementary school and his partner Agumon. Taichi is preparing for his summer camping trip when a large-scale network malfunction occurs.
His mother and younger sister Hikari get stuck on a train that won’t stop moving, and Taichi heads to Shibuya in order to help them. However, on his way there, he encounters a strange phenomenon and sweeps him up into the Digital World along with the other DigiDestined.
▍Staff and Theme Songs
“Digimon Fusion” episode director Masato Mitsuka (三塚 雅人) is directing the series at Toei Animation. “One Piece” scriptwriter Atsuhiro Tomioka (冨岡 淳広) is supervising the series scripts, and Katsuyoshi Nakatsuru (中鶴 勝祥) returns from “Digimon Adventure” to design the characters.
The opening theme song “Unidentified Airship” (未確認飛行船) is performed by Takayoshi Tanimoto (谷本貴義), while the ending song “Regret is a Seed ” (悔しさは種) is performed by Chiai Fujikawa (藤川千愛).
▍ Characters and Cast
■ Taichi Yagami (八神太一) – CV: Yuko Sanpei (三瓶由布子)
■ Yamato Ishida (石田ヤマト) – CV: Daisuke Namikawa (浪川大輔)
■ Sora Takenouchi (武之内 空) – CV: Ryoko Shiraishi (白石涼子)
■ Kōshirō Izumi (泉 光子郎) – CV: Yumiko Kobayashi (小林由美子)
■ Mimi Tachikawa (太刀川ミミ) – CV: Marika Kōno (高野麻里佳)
■ Joe Kido (城戸 丈) – CV: Takeshi Kusao (草尾 毅)
■ Takeru Takaishi (高石タケル) – CV: Megumi Han (潘 めぐみ)
■ Hikari Yagami (八神ヒカリ) – CV: Misaki Watada (和多田美咲)
■ Agumon – CV: Chika Sakamoto (坂本千夏)
■ Gabumon – CV: Mayumi Yamaguchi (山口眞弓)
■ Piyomon – CV: Atori Shigematsu (重松花鳥)
■ Tentomon – CV: Takahiro Sakurai (櫻井孝宏)
■ Palmon – CV: Kinoko Yamada (山田きのこ)
■ Gomamon – CV: Junko Takeuchi (竹内順子)
■ Patamon – CV: Miwa Matsumoto (松本美和)
■ Gatomon – CV: Mie Sonozaki (園崎未恵)
■ Narrator – CV: Masako Nozawa (野沢雅子)