Trailer Video Unveiled! Photos of the Cast and a Comment from Takahiro Sakurai Released!
New Information on the Anime Adaptation of the Popular Serialized Manga in Kodansha’s ARIA magazine, “First Love Monster” Released!
“First Love Monster” is a romantic comedy manga written and illustrated by Akira Hiyoshimaru which was first published in 2013. What makes the story unusual is that it revolves around a high school girl and handsome primary school boy. The manga is one of the most anticipated series in Japanese shoujo manga series, attracting attention for its unusual story setting, the love between a high school girl and a primary school boy, and funny plot.
The anime adaptation will start to air from coming July 2nd, and now the trailer video is available on the official website!
Also, a photograph of the voice actors and comments from Takahiro Sakurai who acts the main character Kanade Takahashi were released on the website!
Another great news item for “First Love Monster” fans is that a web radio show “De Ore no Radio dakedo Dousuru? (direct translation: So This is My Radio, What Will You Do?)” will be streamed on internet radio station Onsen. The radio DJ will be Shouta Aoi, who voice acts the anime as an idol singer Ren Ren and also sings the opening theme song. The show will be streamed every Friday, and a guest will come each week to join Shouta Aoi. Before the actual streaming, the show will be pre-streamed on Friday, July 1st. Don’t miss it!
Also, the information on the opening theme song was released. The song is titled “Innocent” which expresses “stylishness” and “cuteness” just like the two-sided world of the “First Love Monster.”
Furthermore, additional information on the five main characters (Ginjirou Sannomiya, Tomu Kaneko, Kazuo Noguchi, Atsushi Taga, and Kouta Shinohara) was revealed.
Second Row, from left (Mizuki Wai, Shouta Aoi, Kenjirou Tsuda, Shunsuke Takeuchi)
Front Row, from left (Nobuhiko Okamoto, Tomokazu Sugita, Yui Horie, Takahiro Sakurai, and Kaito Ishikawa
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A Comment From Takahiro Sakurai Acting the Main Character Kanade Takahashi!
I’m Takahiro Sakurai, and I’ll be voicing Kanade Takahashi. “First Love Monster” will finally start.
Please don’t judge people by how they look. Don’t judge them one-sidedly. They are putting their full effort to be kids.
Please kindly watch over an odd romantic comedy between a primary school boy and a high school girl.
WEB Radio <Pre-Streaming on Friday, July 1!>
TV Anime Series “First Love Monster” “De Ore no Radio dakedo Dousuru? (direct translation: So This is My Radio, What Will You Do?)”
Radio DJ: Shouta Aoi & Weekly Guests
The Title of the Opening Theme Song by Shouta Aoi Revealed!
Opening Theme Song: Shouta Aoi “Innocent”
Additional Character Information (Ginjirou Sannomiya, Tomu Kaneko, Kazuo Noguchi, Atsushi Taga, and Kouta Shinohara) Released!