Introducing AOKANA -Four Rhythm Across the Blue-(Ao no Kanata no Four Rhythm)
“True battle comes after losing”
The invention of Grav-Shoes, footwear that function as antigravity devices, drastically changes the world, as they give people the ability to freely soar the skies.
Asuka Kurashina transfers into Kunashima High school, where she meets Masaya Hinata and Misaki Tobisawa, finds out about the aerial sport that’s rapidly gaining popularity—Flying Circus, or FC for short—and, fascinated by it, immediately joins the school’s FC Club.
She and her teammates sometimes clash, but they also support one another in the pursuit of their respective goals as they take on formidable rivals and look to triumph in the summer FC tournament.
A second-year girl who transfers into Kunahama High.
Always well-mannered and speaks to everyone politely.
Can be airheaded and clumsy, but is hardworking and brimming with curiosity.
A straightforward character who takes things seriously once they take her fancy.
Asuka’s classmate and Grav-Shoes instructor.
A whimsical girl who marches to the beat of her own drum.
Not a morning person, so AM and PM Misaki are basically different people.
Loves udon, and is a regular at Mashiro Udon.
Lively and petite, she is Asuka and Misaki’s junior.
Smitten by Misaki and a self-proclaimed Misaki subordinate, slave, or something along those lines.
Her family runs Mashiro Udon.
A prolific gamer, her room’s full of merch.
Masaya’s new neighbor, and honor student at Takafuji Academy on Fukuru Island.
Part of its FC team, and a starter as a first-year.
A serious character who is awkward at times.
Her favorite food: all kinds of meat.
Asuka’s classmate and, together with Misaki, her Grav-Shoes instructor.
Formerly a promising FC player, but has currently distanced himself from the sport.
Classmate and Class Rep of Asuka and gang.
Shion’s little sister, and support staff to the FC team.
A jovial girl who can handle both sides of the double act routine flawlessly.
Captain of the Kunahama FC Team.
A hot-blooded guy with designs of resurrecting the FC team.
Stakes his life on physical strength and speed.
“Spirit” is his motto.
Vice Captain of the Takafuji Academy FC Team.
Contrary to her overbearing laughter, she’s a popular girl with a busybody side.
Is obsessed with “In.”
Captain of the Takafuji Academy FC Team, and the reigning national champion.
Nicknamed “The King,” he’s a reputed player who boasts of an incredible skillset.
Often shows signs fo being obsessed with Masaya.
A teacher at Kunahama High, and adviser to its FC team.
Used to be a famous FC player, and even took part in the World Cup.
Masaya is her former trainee.
A member of Kunahama’s Broadcasting Club, and Mashiro’s classmate.
An extremely lively character.
Reports on the FC team’s activities every now and then.
Mashiro’s mother, who is always laid-back.
Can usually be found working at Mashiro Udon.
Character Design: Keiya Nakano
Series Composition:Reiko Yoshida
Original Character Design:Suzumori
Prop Design:Soutaro Shimizu
Animation Director:Keiya Nakano/Satoshi Koike
Action Effect Director:Shinpei Koikawa
Art Director:Makoto Ujiie
Color Design:Eriko Murata
CG Director:Eiji Inomoto
Director of Photography:Takeo Ogiwara
Sound Director:Hiroto Morishita