The official web page for the television anim of Muneyuki Kaneshiro and Yūsuke Nomura‘s Blue Lock soccer manga began streaming a persona promotional video that highlights Rensuke Kunigami on Wednesday. In the video, Kunigami vows to develop right into a “superhero” by means of soccer.

The web page streamed a video highlighting Meguru Bachira closing month, and Yoichi Isagi the month sooner than.

The anime will premiere this 12 months, and stars:

  • Tasuku Kaito as Meguru Bachira
  • Kazuki Ura as Yoichi Isagi
  • Yūki Ono as Rensuke Kunigami
  • Sōma Saitō as Hyōma Chigiri

Tetsuaki Watanabe (Powerful Pro Yakyū Powerful Kōkō-hen) is directing the anime at 8-Bit with Shunsuke Ishikawa as assistant director. Taku Kishimoto (Haikyu!!, Silver Spoon, 2019 Fruits Basket) is supervising and writing the gathering scripts, and the manga’s Kaneshiro is supervising the story. Yutaka Uemura (Saga of Tanya the Evil director) is the thought adviser. Masaru Shindō (Fruits Basket, Macross Delta, My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU) is the precept character designer and chief animation director, and Kenji Tanabe and Kento Toya are moreover character designers and chief animation directors. Jun Murayama is composing the music.

Kodansha Comics is publishing the manga in English digitally and in print, and it describes the story:

After a disastrous defeat on the 2018 World Cup, Japan’s workers struggles to regroup. But what’s missing? An absolute Ace Striker, who can data them to the win. The Japan Football Union is hell-bent on making a striker who hungers for aims and thirsts for victory, and who may be the decisive instrument in turning spherical a dropping match…and to take motion, they’ve gathered 300 of Japan’s best and brightest youth players. Who will emerge to information the workers…and may they’ve the power to out-muscle and out-ego everyone who stands of their method?

Kaneshiro and Nomura launched the continued manga in Weekly Shōnen Magazine in August 2018. The manga obtained the Best Shōnen Manga award in Kodansha‘s forty fifth annual Manga Awards closing 12 months. A spinoff manga about Seishirō Nagi’s earlier will launch inside the July problem of Bessatsu Shōnen Magazine on June 9.

Sources: Blue Lock anime’s website, Comic Natalie