The Liar Liar anime has a new trailer that previews the main characters’ voices and new footage. The anime is set to premiere this July.
Liar Liar is based on the Liar Liar: Usotsuki Tenkousei wa Ikasama Cheat chan to Game wo Seisuru sou desu MF Bunko J light novel series written by Haruki Kuou and illustrated by konomi, which began in 2019 and has 12 volumes as of November 2022. The light novels have also inspired a manga adaptation by Funa Yukina.
The story is set on Academy Island, where the ranks of students are decided through “Games.” Hiroto is a transfer student who somehow beats the champion Sarasa and becomes the fastest to reach the rank of “Seven Star.” Hiroto’s rank is actually based on a lie, but he has to maintain his position in order to achieve his goal.
The cast members for the GEEKTOYS-produced show include:
• Genta Nakamura as Hiroto Shinohara
• Yukina Shutou as Himeji Shirayuki
• Wakana Kuramochi as Sarasa Saionji
• Jun Fukuyama as Seiran Kugasaki
• Sora Tokui as Suzuran Kasami
• Junya Enoki as Shinji Enomoto
• Saori Oonishi as Nanase Asamiya
Meanwhile, Liar Liar‘s staff lineup includes:
• Director: Satoru Ohno (“Love Letter” music video, “Caesura of Despair” music video)
• Director: Naoki Matsuura (“Caesura of Despair” animation director)
• Series composer: Momoka Toyoda (Shadows House Season 2 scriptwriter)
• Character designer: Yumi Nakamura (“Love Letter”)
• Color designer: Aya Aburaki
• Music composer: MONACA’s Kuniyuki Takahashi (My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU Season 2 and 3 co-composer)
• Music composer: Keiichi Hirokawa (Garo Vanishing Line)