Staff for the television anime of Sōichirō Yamamoto‘s In the Heart of Kunoichi Tsubaki (Kunoichi Tsubaki no Mune no Uchi) manga has announced on the anime’s official website that female rock band The Peggies will perform the opening, “Highlight – Highlight.” The single for “Highlight – Highlight” will launch on April 20.
The anime will premiere in April 2022 and a trailer that introduces Tsubaki and her two mischievous subordinates was released last month. Now, the staff has unveiled visuals of the series’ various characters here.
Upcoming comedy anime, In the Heart of Kunoichi Tsubaki, will take you on a quest where Tsubaki will try her best to get a glimpse at men, but her ill-luck will keep turning her down.
The “no-boys-allowed kunoichi (female ninja) comedy manga” centers on the titular Tsubaki Kunoichi, the best student in her school. She lives in a village of women with the rule that they cannot have contact with men. However, she has a curiosity about men that she cannot reveal.
Some confirmed cast members include:
- Yūko Natsuyoshi as the protagonist Tsubaki Kunoichi
- Miyari Nemoto as Sazanka
- Sayumi Suzushiro as Asagao
Among the production team is Takuhiro Kadochi (episode director for My Hero Academia) who is directing the series at CloverWorks. Konomi Shugo (Aikatsu Friends!, Tropical-Rouge! Precure) is in charge of the series scripts. Yousuke Okuda (Is the order a rabbit?) is designing the characters. Yūsuke Shirato (Kochoki, Lost Song) is composing the music.
Aniplex is recruiting composers and artists to produce different versions of the ending theme song, “Akane-gumi Katsudо̄ Nisshi ~Inuhan~.” Winners will receive 90,000 yen (about US$795), and their theme song variation will be featured on the show. Voice actors will perform all versions of the ending theme.
In the Heart of Kunoichi Tsubaki is a manga by Soichiro Yamamoto that was released in 2018. Studio CloverWorks will produce its anime adaptation.
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