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Futsal-themed Mixed Media Franchise “Futsal Boys!!!!!” The main voice cast will be introduced at Animate Girls Festival 2019 on November 9 &10
In collaboration with Bandai Namco Entertainment and Diomedea, Bandai Namco Arts will launch a new media mix franchise Futsal Boys!!!!! this fall. The franchise will include anime, game app, and actual futsal games by its six main voice cast.
The story of Futsal Boys!!!!! is set in a high school futsal club and tells high school boys’ passionate attitude aiming to reach the top of Japan. In addition, the outcome of the futsal games by its voice cast will affect the anime and game’s story development.
It has been more than 10 years since futsal became a worldwide boom. Many star players were born in Japan, and everyone from children to adults have been enthusiastic about the sport. When watching the final of the U-18 World Cup, Haru Yamato is attracted by the play of Tokinari Tennouiji, one of the players to represent Japan, and starts playing Futsal with a wish to become a player like him. He meets a group of friends at the Koyo Academy’s Futsal club that he joins, then starts playing to achieve his dream.
The six main voice actors will be introduced at the stage event in the upcoming Animate Girls Festival 2019 to be held in Ikebukuro, Tokyo, on November 9 and 10, 2019.
Main voice cast:
- Haru Yamato: Ryota Takara
- Seiichiro Sakaki: Shuto Ishimori
- Toi Tsukioka: Kohei Yoshiwara
- Tsubaki Yukinaga: Ryotrao Yamaguchi
- Ryu Nagumo: Kazuki Furuta
- Taiga Amakado: YAsunao Sakai
- Original story: Mao Marita
- Original character designers: Mizuki Kawashita (Koyo Academy), Utako Yukihiro (Adalbert Gakuin), Marumero Tanaka (Momomi High), Ruka Urumika/Sata/Shirano (Amanogawa Academy), Lily Hoshino (Okazan Gakuen)
- Character designer: Tomomi Ishikawa
- Story composition: Shouji Yonemura (One Piece series composition)
- Music: R・O・N
- Production: Bandai Namco Arts, Bandai Namco Entertainment, Diomedea
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