Upcoming romantic comedy anime Hige wo Soru. Soshite Joshikousei wo Hirou has received a new promotional video, previewing the opening song “Omoide Shiritori” by Dialogue+ as well as the characters’ voices. The anime will premiere on April 5.
Hige wo Soru. Soshite Joshikousei wo Hirou, which tells the story of a 26-year-old salaryman who takes in a runaway high school girl, previously received a key visual and a brief trailer in late 2020. The anime is based on the light novel series written by Shimesaba and illustrated by Booota.
The staff includes Manabu Kamikita as director, Akao Deko a.k.a Hitomi Memo (Noragami) as series composer, Takayuki Noguchi (Cinderella Nine) as character designer, Lin Ge (Idolish 7) as art director, Tomoya Kamijou (Monster Hunter Stories: Ride On) as director of photography, Jin Aketagawa (If My Favorite Pop Idol Made It to the Budokan, I Would Die) as sound director, and Tomoki Kikuya (Nisekoi) as music composer. Project No. 9 is in charge of the animation production.
Meanwhile, the cast includes Kazuyuki Okitsu as male protagonist Yoshida, Kana Ichinose as female protagonist Sayu Ogiwara, Hisako Kanemoto as Airi Goto, Kaori Ishihara as Yuzuka Mishima, Yuusuke Kobayashi as Hashimoto, and Natsumi Kawaida as Asami Yuuki.