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2018 is almost out, guys and girls, and that means that another anime year is ready to take its place.
Azure Konno’s manga Nobunaga Sensei no Osanazuma, which is currently being serialized in Monthly Action (Futabasha) will get an anime adaptation in April 2019. They revealed a key visual of the five characters Nobunaga Oda, Kicho Saito, Kitsuno Ikoma, Mayu Biwajima, and Yuri Hoshigaoka.
The main staff and cast has been revealed too. The staff consists of director Noriyoshi Sasaki, series composer Yuzo Yoku, character designer Takashi Nishikawa and Animation Studio Seven. Kodai Sakai is to play main character Nobunaga Oda, Akari Uehara is Kicho Saito, and Ari Ozawa is to play Kitsuno Ikoma.
The anime has even released character visuals and a short introduction.
Nobunaga likes to play dating sims. In his dreams he is surrounded by a harem of women like in his games. However, as he has never been able to even get himself a girlfriend, his dream of a harem remains a dream. Nobunaga is a descendant of the famous warlord Oda Nobunaga so his students call him ‘Mr. Nobunaga’.
Kicho is a 14-year-old girl from the Warring States Period. She was supposed to marry Oda Nobunaga for political reasons but did a time slip into the present. It is a historical fact that she is Oda Nobunaga’s legal wife. Kicho mistakes Nobunaga Oda for her future husband and wants to marry him.
Kitsuno is Oda Nobunaga’s concubine. She was reincarnated from the Warring States Period into the present time. Although she died at the age of 29, she got reincarnated into a young body. She is hoping to be in a relationship with Nobunaga again. Why does Nobunaga feel chills when she is around..?
The teacher Nobunaga has been dreaming that one day a girl that liked him would suddenly appear, as it happens in his games. The 14-year-old girl Kicho appears right in front of him and proclaims to be his wife. Kicho seems to be from the Warring States Period and mistakes Nobunaga for the warlord Oda Nobunaga and approaches him to have babies… The main guy, who is only thinking of games, and the young girl from the Warring States Period are leading characters with a great age gap in this love comedy.
Original Work: Azure Konno
Director: Noriyoshi Sasaki
Series Composition: Yuzo Yoku*
Character Design: Takashi Nishikawa
Animation Production: Animation Studio Seven
Nobunaga Oda: Kodai Sakai
Kicho Saito: Akari Uehara
Kitsuno Ikoma: Ari Ozawa