Mashiro no Oto anime website began streaming on Tuesday a teaser trailer for the series based on Marimo Ragawa’s manga of the same name. The recently opened site also unveiled a key visual and announce the cast and staff of the show.
Mashiro no Oto anime cast and staff:
- Nobunaga Shimazaki as the protagonist Setsu Sawamura (pictured above).
- Hiroaki Akagi as director
- Animation Studio: Shinei Animation
- Yoichi Kato series scripts writer
- Jiro Mashima as the character designer
- Yoshida Brothers supervising the Tsugaru-jamisen music in the anime
The coming-of-age drama follows a girl as she comes across a boy on the street with an unusual instrument case. This chance encounter between an idol singer hopeful and a player of the traditional Japanese three-stringed shamisen leads both on a journey to discovering their figurative and literal voices.
Ragawa began serializing the manga in Monthly Shonen Magazine in December 2009. The manga is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year.
Mashiro no Oto anime series will debut in April 2021.