The official website online for Kaginado (Key, Etc.), the first crossover anime sequence that features the franchises by Visual Arts‘ Key mannequin, confirmed further stable members and the April 12 premiere for the second season on Friday.


As teased throughout the earlier seen above, six characters from the 2010 anime Angel Beats! will appear throughout the second season:

  • Hiroshi Kamiya as Yuzuru Otonashi
  • Harumi Sakurai as Yuri Nakamura
  • Kana Hanazawa as Tenshi
  • Ryohei Kimura as Hideki Hinata
  • Megumi Ogata as Ayato Naoi
  • Eri Kitamura as Yui

The season will premiere on the Tokyo MX channel on April 12 at 25:00 (efficiently, April 13 at 1:00 a.m.), and it will moreover run on KBS Kyoto, Sun TV, Niigata TV 21, AT-X, BS NTV, Hokuriku Asahi Broadcasting, and Asahi Broadcasting Nagano. It will stream on quite a few corporations in Japan concurrently the Tokyo MX broadcast.

The first 12-episode Kaginado anime season premiered on Tokyo MX on October 12. The anime is streaming in quite a few areas worldwide by way of Crunchyroll, Funimation, HIDIVE, Wakanim, Aniplus-Asia, bilibili, and Muse Asia.

Kazuya Sakamoto (Tabi-Hani) directed the first season at LIDEN FILMS Kyoto Studio. Takashi Aoshima (Rewrite episode script creator) was was the chief creator, and penned the scripts alongside Kai and Tōya Okano. Eriko Haga designed the characters. Kazunari Araki was credited for prop design. Yukihiro Shibutani was the paintings director, whereas Asami Kitsukawa was the color designer. Tomoaki Suzuki was the compositing director of pictures. Kazuo Kajikawa was credited for enhancing. Akane Maeda was the sound director. Tohoku Shinsha Studio was credited for sound manufacturing. Visual Arts/Key was credited for the music.

The chibi-character anime is a crossover of some of Key’s hottest seen novel and anime titles, along with Kanon, Air, Clannad, Little Busters!, Rewrite, and planetarian.

Among the franchises throughout the crossover anime, well-known Key creator Jun Maeda wrote the distinctive seen novels for all nonetheless Rewrite, and likewise labored on the music for all of them (along with Rewrite).

Kanon debuted in 1999, whereas Air debuted in 2000, and Clannad in 2004. Kanon had two television anime variations: the first by Toei Animation in 2002, and the second by Kyoto Animation in 2006. Kyoto Animation tailor-made Air proper right into a television anime in 2005 as one amongst its first full productions as a studio, and Toei Animation moreover tailor-made it into an anime film within the equivalent yr. Kyoto Animation moreover animated the 2007 television anime of Clannad.

Little Busters! debuted in 2007, with J.C. Staff‘s anime adaptation premiering in 2012. Rewrite debuted in 2011, with the television anime by 8-Bit premiering in 2016. planetarian moreover impressed an anime in 2016.

Source: Kaginado anime’s website online, Comic Natalie