Anime Pilipinas has learned about the premiere dates of the comedy anime shows Hello!! Kin-iro Mosaic and Cute High Earth Defense Club Love! which will premiere on ANIMAX Asia next month.
The two titles were previously announced during the ANIMAX Carnival Philippines 2016 event last October 15-16.
In addition, the anime channel is also set to premiere The Seven Deadly Sins: Signs of Holy War, which is a television special to the popular 2014 action-adventure anime series.
Hello!! Kin-iro Mosaic
It’s been a year since Alice Cartalet travelled from Britain to study in Japan. Along with her best friend, Shinobu, she is living her high school life to the fullest!
In their second year in school, Alice finds out that she is in a different class from Shinobu! Feeling uneasy about the situation, will Alice pull through with the encouragement from her friends? What kind of adventures will they face in the new school year?
Hello!! Kin-iro Mosaic, also known by the short title “Hello!! KINMOZA”, is the second anime adaptation of the popular slice-of-life comedy manga by Yui Hara, which is being serialized by Houbinsha’s Manga Time Kirara Max magazine since June 2010. The manga currently has six (6) volumes.
The anime adaptation was directed by Tensho, who also directed The Fruit of Grisaia, while scripts are handled by Yuniko Ayana, who is the scriptwriter of the current ANIMAX Asia simulcast anime Flip Flappers.
Kazuyuki Ueda, who worked on titles like Honey & Clover and Nakaimo – My Little Sister is Among Them!, handled character designs, which was produced by Studio Gokumi.
The Japanese voice cast are lead by Asuka Nishi as “Shinobu Omiya”, Manami Tanaka as “Alice Cartelet”, Nao Toyama as “Karen Kujo”, Risa Taneda as “Aya Komichi” and Yumi Uchiyama as “Yoko Inokuma”.
Hello!! Kin-iro Mosaic premieres on November 8, airing every Monday and Tuesday nights at 08:00pm (07:00pm JKT/BKK). Two episodes back-to-back.
Cute High Earth Defense Club Love!
The members of the “Earth Defense Club” at Binan High School are known to do absolutely nothing.
One day while the members are soaking in a hot bath, they encounter a pink wombat? that suddenly appears out of thin air! The wombat seeks help from the members to protect the earth with the power of love. Each of them receives a magical bracelet that gives them the ability to transform into the “Battle Lovers”.
With a mission given by the wombat to fight the Earth Conquest Club, will the Earth Defense Club succeed?
Cute High Earth Defense Club Love! is a parody anime series created by Kurari Umadani, produced by anime studio diomedea.
The anime was directed by Shinji Takamatsu, who also worked on School Rumble and Gintama, while scripts were handled by Michiko Yokote, who also worked on Gintamaand Squid Girl. Character designs are made by Masakazu Ishikawa, who also worked on the comedy anime Squid Girl.
The Japanese voice cast are lead by Kazutomi Yamamoto as “Yumoto Hakone”, Kotaro Nishiyama as “Atsushi Kinugawa”, Mugihito as “Wombat”, Toshiki Masuda as “Ryu Zao”, Yuichiro Umehara as “En Yufuin”, Yusuke Shirai as “Io Naruko”.
Cute High Earth Defense Club Love! premieres on November 10, airing every Wednesday and Thursday nights at 08:00pm (07:00pm JKT/BKK). Two episodes back-to-back.
The Seven Deadly Sins: Signs of Holy War
In a world where humans and magical creatures coexist, there lives a group of powerful knights known as the Seven Deadly Sins. Having saved the kingdom of Liones from the hands of the evil Holy Knights, the Seven Deadly Sins are now enjoying their peaceful lives. However, with signs of a looming threat, will their happy, ordinary days last long enough?
The Seven Deadly Sins: Signs of Holy War is the second television anime adaptation based on the popular fantasy manga by Nakaba Suzuki, which is being published in Kodansha’s Weekly Shonen Magazine since October 2012 and currently has 23 volumes.
The anime is a four-episode special that aired in Japanese television last August to September, which will have an original story.
Tomukazu Tokoro, who previously worked on anime titles like Hellsing Ultimate and Haibane Renmei, directed the anime special, while scripts are handled by Yuniko Ayana. Keigo Sasaki, who worked on character designs of the previous adaptation, worked on the special, which is produced by A-1 Pictures.
The Japanese voice cast were lead by Yuuki Kaji (“Soramaru Kumo”, Laughing Under the Clouds) as “Meliodas” and Sora Amamiya (“Honoka Mitsui”, The irregular at magic high school) as “Elizabeth”.
The Seven Deadly Sins: Signs of Holy War premieres on November 28, airing on Monday and Tuesday night at 10:00pm (09:00pm JKT/BKK). Two episodes back-to-back.
Twin Star Exorcist airs every Wednesday nights at 10:00pm (09:00pm JKT/BKK).
Flip Flappers airs every Thursday nights at 07:30pm (06:30pm JKT/BKK).
Poco’s Udon World airs every Sunday nights at 08:30pm (07:30pm JKT/BKK).
For more details regarding the programs and full schedule, please visit their website at animax-asia.com.