The official Twitter account for Teppen—!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!, the television anime of the Teppen—!!! (Summit!!!) manga, revealed three further cast members for the current on Tuesday.
The new cast consists of (from left to correct in above image):
- Riko Kohara as Mako Shirakabe
- Saika Kitamori as Saeka Yabukita
- Yūki Wakai as Hikari Jogasaki
All three members are part of Celebri-Tea, a comedy group that represents the Tōkai space.
Artist Namamugi and story developer Inujun based the manga on Seiyū San-Shimai Team Y, a unit formed by voice actresses Mikoi Sasaki, Aimi, and Ayasa Itō. The coming-of-age story follows three highschool girls who aspire to rise to the summit of the comedy world. Sasaki voices the character Yuzu Hosono (left in image below), Itō voices Yayoi Sakamoto (center), and Aimi voices Yomogi Takahashi (correct).
Shinji Takamatsu (School Rumble, Gintama, Haven’t You Heard? I’m Sakamoto) is the anime’s chief director, whereas Toshinori Watanabe (Soul Buster, Tokyo Ghoul:re, Bungo and Alchemist -Gears of Judgement-) is directing the anime at Drive. Jun Kumagai (Shōwa Genroku Rakugo Shinjū, Bungo and Alchemist -Gears of Judgement-, Aquarion Logos) is writing and supervising the anime’s scripts. Yoshiyuko Ōkubo (Senki Zesshō Symphogear G, Senki Zesshō Symphogear GX, Senki Zesshō Symphogear XV episode animation director) is designing the characters.
In the story, Yayoi Sakamoto, a diehard fan of comedians and comedy acts, enrolls inside the personal Kazuki High School in Namba (Osaka’s leisure district well-known because the place to start for lots of comedians). She reunites with Yomogi Takahashi, a childhood buddy who as quickly as formed the comedy duo “Konamonzu” alongside together with her as soon as they’ve been little. Before prolonged, they uncover themselves inserting collectively a routine at a park like they did sooner than, to have the ability to enter a neighborhood procuring house’s contest. At that second, a mysterious lady calls out to them.
Seiyū San-Shimai Team Y’s YouTube channel has over 133,000 subscribers. Namamugi launched the manga in Monthly Bushiroad journal in January 2021, and Kadokawa revealed the manga’s second amount on January 20. The manga already spawned in-person events and voice dramas.
The anime’s genuine announcement listed the anime’s full title as Teppen—!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! with 15 exclamation elements (instead of merely three exclamation elements as inside the manga’s title) and teased that the 15 exclamation elements have significance. (The Teppen—!!! manga is unrelated with Takaki Konari‘s 1993-1996 Teppen manga or its 1996 genuine video anime adaptation.)
Sources: Teppen—!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! anime’s Twitter account, Comic Natalie