On the official site for the upcoming original anime directed by Shingo Adachi and produced by the studios A-1 Pictures, Lycoris Recoil, the second promotional video of the project was revealed. The video shows a fragment of the opening theme performed by Claris and titled “ALIVE”, as well as the closing theme performed by Sayuri and titled “Hana no Tou (Flower Tower).”
The series maintains its premiere scheduled for July 2 in Japan, while the platform Crunchyroll will handle its distribution in the West.
- Chika Anzai as Chisato Nishikigi.
- Shion Wakayama as Takina Inoue.
- Ami Koshimizu as Mizuki Nakahara.
- misaki kuno like Kurumi.
- Kousuke Sakaki like Mike.
- Shingo Adachi (Sword Art Online, Working!!) is in charge of directing the anime at the studios A-1 Pictures.
- Muru Imigi (Kono Bijutsubu ni wa Mondai ga Aru!, Make Heroine ga Oosugiru!) is in charge of character design.
- Asura (Ben-To, TiN-So: Kimi ga Te ni Suru Ore no Ex Machina, Eiyuu Toshi no Bakadomo) handled the original story.
- Kimika Onai (costume design by Nogizaka46, Sakurazaka46) was in charge of designing the uniforms.
Lycoris Recoil Synopsis
Set in Cafe Rikoriko, a Japanese-style coffee shop in central Tokyo, the series shows how the ever-smiling Chisato Nishikigi and cool Inoue Takina respond to customers’ various requests, such as ordering coffee and sweets, making deliveries, taking them home at night on a lonely night and talk about zombies and giant monsters...
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