The mixed media project Valkyrie Drive has now revealed some additional cast revelations for the anime component, Valkyrie Drive Mermaid, as well as when we’ll be seeing the show. Though no formal date has been set, the series will now debut as part of the fall 2015 anime season in October. Check out the new casting below as well as a look at some updated character design material for previously revealed characters.
With plans for a console game and smartphone game in the works, the TV series is being developed that will play a key part in the overall promotion scheme. No timeline for the series has been revealed just yet, but the first promotional video previously arrived for it. Animated by ARMS, the series will be directed by Hikaru Kaneko based on scripts by Yousuke Kuroda. Kaneko is also handling the character designs for the series.
The previously announced cast includes:
- Yurika Kubo as Meifon Sakura
- Yuna Yoshino as Akira Hiiragi
- Masumi Tazawa as Kasumi Shigure
- Asami Seto as Charlotte Scherzen
- Hitomi Harada as Momoka Sagara
- Mikako Izawa as Mamori Shojo
- Yuka Iguchi as Mirei Shikishima
Newly cast are:
- Saori Ōnishi as Rein Hasumi
- Azumi Asakura as Lady J
- Kikuko Inoue as Torino Kazami
Updated character designs have been released for Akira Hiiragi, Kasumi Shigure and Charlotte Scherzen respectively,
Plot concept: The “beautiful girl sexy battle action” anime is set on five artificial islands.