The original comic has sold more than 4 million copies and the other day it was announced that this popular comic is going to get a TV animation adaption, which is getting the attention of many fans of comic. The work on the character setting of the anime which starts broadcasting from this summer, 2016, has been completed.
What’s more, the information for the characters, Naho, Kakeru, Hiroto, Azusa, Takako and Hagita has been revealed as well! Particular notable is the beautiful and yet very powerful visual work by Yuuki Nobuteru.
≪高宮菜穂 （Takamiya Naho）≫
2nd year student of a high school. She is very humble and she thinks other people’s happiness is more important than her own. She falls in love with Naruse Kakeru who moved to her high school.
≪成瀬 翔（Naruse Kakeru）≫
He moved to the high school Matsumoto city that Naho goes to. He carries some darkness with him because of things that had happened to him before.
≪須和弘人 （Suwa Hiroto）≫
Naho’s classmate. He likes Naho more than any other does. On the other hand, he cheers for the love between Naho and Kakeru. Hiroto invites Kakeru to join the soccer club.
≪村坂あずさ （Murasaka Azusa）≫
Naho’s classmate. She is a person who inspires other people. Her family runs a bakery.
≪萩田 朔 （Hagita Saku）≫
Naho’s classmate. He does not have anything special about him but he tends to be a person who relaxes in tensed situations. He likes jokes.
≪茅野貴子 （Chino Takako）≫
Naho’s classmate. She has a cool temper and she looks cold but she thinks a lot about her friends and takes care of them.
【name】TV animation ”orange”
【time to be broadcasted】starting from the summer, 2016
【Original story】Original script：Takano Ichigo（Futaba Company ”Monthly Action” Being serialized）
・Director：Hiroshi Hamasaki （”STEINS;GATE” and “Terra Formars” Director）
・Script：Kakihara Yuuko（”Chihayafuru”・”Persona4 the ANIMATION”）
・Character design：Nobuteru Yuuki（”Kids on the Slope”・”Space BattleShip Yamato 2199”）
【Cooperated production】TMS Entertainment
Official site : orange-anime.com
Twitter : @AnimationOrange