The anime adaptation of Looseboy (るーすぼーい) and Iori Furuya’s (古屋庵) supernatural manga ‘Talentless Nana”( 無能なナナ) is confirmed to premiere this October! The first PV, main cast, and staff are also revealed.
Voice actress Miyu Tomita (富田美憂) performs the opening theme song “Broken Sky”, while pop singer/idol Chiai Fujikawa (藤川千愛) performs the ending song “Known As A Monster” (バケモノと呼ばれて).
“Fairy Tail” and “Log Horizon” director Shinji Ishihira (石平信司) is directing the series at Bridge. “Kanon” and “Clannad” series composition Fumihiko Shimo (志茂文彦) is in charge of the series scripts. Satohiko Sano (佐野聡彦) is drawing character designs.
▍Characters and Cast
■ Nana Hiiragi (柊ナナ) – CV: Rumi Okubo (大久保 瑠美)
■ Nanao Nakajima (中島ナナオ) – CV: Hiro Shimono (下野 紘)
■ Kyōya Onodera (小野寺キョウヤ) – CV: Yuichi Nakamura (中村 悠一)
The story is set in the year 20XX. Earth has been assaulted by monsters known as ‘the Enemy of Humanity’. In order to deal with this threat, special schools composed of teenagers with extraordinary abilities were formed.
These people, who came to be known as ‘the Talented’, have abilities that defy the rules of reality. Among these superpowered individuals was an outlier, someone who was sent to one of these schools despite having no innate special abilities whatsoever.
This is the story of the protagonist Nana, who attempts to defeat the Enemies of Humanity through the use of intelligence and manipulation.
▍Staff and Production
Original Works: Looseboy (るーすぼーい) and Iori Furuya (古屋庵) 【Serializing in Monthly Shonen Gangan】
Director: Shinji Ishihira (石平信司)
Series Composition: Fumihiko Shimo (志茂文彦)
Character Design: Satohiko Sano (佐野聡彦)
Prop Design: Yuji Shibata (柴田ユウジ)
Art Director: Masaaki Kawaguchi (川口正明)
Art Setting: Ken Kawai (川井 憲)
Color Design: Yukiko Ario (有尾由紀子)
Photography Director: Teruyuki Kawase (川瀬輝之)
Editing: Toshio Henmi (邊見俊夫)
Sound Director: Hiroto Morishita (森下広人)
Sound Effects: Noriko Izumo (出雲範子)
Music: Yasuharu Takanashi (高梨康治) from Team-MAX
Music Production: Nippon Columbia
▼ Special Illustration by the anime’s character designer Satohiko Sano