On the official site for the anime adaptation of the manga written and illustrated by Yuu Muraoka, Mou Ippon! (“Ippon” Again!), the second promotional video for the project was revealed. The video reveals more voice cast and confirms that the premiere is scheduled for January 2023 in Japan.
New cast members include:
- Anna Nagase as Tsumugi Himeno.
- yumi uchiyama as Shino Natsume.
Muraoka began publication of the manga in the magazine Weekly Shōnen Champion from the publisher akita shoten in October 2018. The publisher published the eleventh compiled book volume in February 2021, followed by the twelfth in April 2021 in Japan. Muraoka is also the author of works such as Bakamono no Subete, Muneatsu, Yawaraka, Sousou: 2011.3.11 Bokou ga Itaianchisho ni Natta Hi Y Uchikomi!!to mention some of his works.
- Aya Saitō as Michi Sonoda.
- Yukari Anzai as Sanae Takigawa.
- Chiyuki Miura as Towa Hiura.
- Nene Hieda like Anna Nagumo.
- Ken Ogiwara (Joran: The Princess of Snow and Blood, Shadows House) is in charge of directing the anime at the studios BAKKEN RECORD.
- aya satsuki (SSSS.GRIDMAN ANOTHER LOAD, My Master Has No Tail) is in charge of writing and supervising the scripts.
- Airi Takekawa (Joran: The Princess of Snow and Blood) is in charge of character design and animation direction.
- shun narita (The Girl in Twilight, Noblesse) is responsible for the composition of the soundtrack.
Synopsis for Mou Ippon!
Sonoda Michi was planning to retire from judo after failing to achieve satisfactory results during the national high school championships. However, her best friend Sanae Takigawa and her most recent championship opponent, Eien Hyoura, invite her to continue playing the sport in high school. The most exciting Spokon manga of the moment! A relaxed yet exciting junior judo story starring high school girls!
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