The masterpiece youth novel of Ryou Asai, a novelist who is the youngest Naoki Prize winner since the war, will be made into anime!
The only sport in the world in which you can become a leading part by cheering on others.
“Cheer Boys!!” is a story of little odd but cute university boys who are putting all their youth in cheerleading.
Haruki Bandou who experienced a sense of failure in Judo, joins his childhood friend, Kazuma Hashimoto, in creating the unprecedented boys’ cheerleading team “BREAKERS”. Unique members were gathered including Mizoguchi who is argumentative, Ton who is a big eater, Gen and Ichirou who are frivolous Kansai people and Shou who is a beautiful boy with cheerleading experience.
A new challenge starts for the boys who have something they want to “BREAK”…!
Original : Ryou Asai’s “Cheer Boys!!” (Shuueisha Bunko)
Director : Ai Yoshimura
Series composition : Reiko Yoshida
Draft character design : Hiroyuki Asada
Character design animation director : Hitomi Tsuruta
Sub character design animation director : Noriko Ogura
Action supervisor : Miyako Yatsu
Prop design : Yasuko Sakuma
Art director : Izumi Yasuki & Hiroshi Kato (Totonyan)
Color design : Ritsuko Utagawa
Director of photography : Yorinobu Oda
Editor : Yasutaka Ikeda
Music production :
2D Special effects : Miki Tachibana & Hitoshi Tokumaru
Director of audiography : Eriko Kimura
Music production : Lantis
Opening theme : Luck Life’s “Hajime no Ippo”
Ending theme : BREAKERS’ “LIMIT BREAKERS”
Animation production : Brains Base
Production : Cheer Boys!! production committee
Character & Cast
Haruki Bandoh:Yuki Yonai
A university freshman who was born into a Judo family, but quit Judo due to his own limitations.
Kazuma Hashimoto : Nobuhiko Okamoto
Kazuma Hashimnoto is a childhood friend of Haru and shows deep understanding. Following his lost-parents’ path, he created boys cheerleading club.
Shou Tokugawa : Yuki Ono
Shou Tokugawa has a cool atmosphere around him and he has cheerleading experience. He is very strict about the cheerleading club which just started. He has a bad taste of clothes.
Wataru Mizoguchi : Tomokazu Sugita
Wataru Mozoguchi is a son of a restaurant’s owner. As his appearance indicates, his body is not flexible and he has no sense of rhythm. He often uses wise sayings by great people.
Kouji Touno : Yuu Hayashi
Kouji Tuno weights 100kg and has no experience in playing sports but decided to join the boys’ cheerleading club to change himself. His nickname is Ton.
Souichirou Suzuki : Kousuke Kuwano
He speaks in the Kansai dialect. He dedicated his life to baseball until graduating from high school and is very athletic. His nickname is Ichirou.
Gen Hasegawa : Katsuyuki Konishi
Gen Hasegawa is also from the Kansai region just like Ichirou. Usually he jokes around together with Ichirou but he can do backflips without any problem.
Jin Doumoto : Hiroki Yasumoto
Jin Doumoto is the captain of “SPARKS”, the country’s strongest gender-mixed cheerleading team. He has a very strong sense of responsibility and knows Shou’s past.
Kaoru Hanasaki : Yoshitaka Yamaya
Kaoru Hanasaki is a rookie of the strong “SPARKS” as well. He has pride in himself and denies the existence of boys-only cheerleading.
The broadcast will start from Tuesday, July 5th of 2016 at TOKYO MX and others!!
TOKYO MX : 23:00 ~ on Tuesdays starting from July 5th
Sun TV : 24:00 ~ on Tuesday starting from July 5th
KBS Kyoto : 24:30 ~ on Tuesdays starting from July 5th
TV Aichi : 27:05 ~ on Tuesdays starting from July 5th
BS11 : 24:30 ~ on Wednesdays starting from July 6th
*Please note that the broadcast schedule may change
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