Studio Gokumi have announced a new original anime title called Toji no Miko. Kodai Kakimoto will be directing the anime and a first teaser visual by Yoshinori Shizuma has been revealed as well. The director is known for working on Arpeggio of Blue Steel.
In series composition we will find Tatsuya Takahashi (Idolmaster Cinderella Girls). Yoshinori Shizuma, who designed many characters including Yamato and Musashi from Kantai Collection is in charge of original character design.
Production will be handled by Studio Gokumi, also known for Yuki Yuna is a Hero, Kin-iro Mosaic and Saki: The Nationals.
Their official website and Twitter went online on 15 May 2017, so we can look forward to more information soon!
Dierctor: Kodai Kakimoto
Series Composition: Tatsuya Takahashi
Original Character Design: Yoshinori Shizuma
Animation Production: Studio Gokumi
Official Website: tojinomiko.jp
Official Twitter: @tojinomiko
Since ancient times, shrine maidens have exorcised ‘aradama’, strange existences threatening the human world, with their swords. Wielding the swords are ‘Toji’, young women wearing school uniforms. As the ‘special religious police unit’ they work for the police. While they work for the government and go to one of the five schools set up by the government, they are allowed to carry swords. They try to live a normal school life and sometimes go out to perform their duties, fighting for humankind.
But this spring…
The five schools send their strongest Toji to face each other at a tournament. As the tournament gets closer, the chosen students concentrate even more on their training, trying to improve their skills.