The summer 2017 anime series My First Girlfriend is a Gal is getting closer to its simuldub premiere on August 1st, 2017 and Funimation has now rolled out some of the basics production information for it. With the main cast revealed we also know that Dave Trosko is serving as the ADR director for it. This is his second main ADR work after All Out!!.
- Alejandro Saab as Junichi
- Jamie Marchi as Yukana
- Brad Smeaton as Shinpei
- Alison Viktorin as Yui
- Brittany Lauda as Nene
- Morgan Garrett as Ranko
- Cris George as Minoru
- Jacob Browning as Keigo
- Kristin Sutton as Ayumi
- Annabel Thorne as Kokoro
The series was directed by Hiroyuki Furukawa based on the composition by Yuichiro Momose. Furukawa also worked on the character designs with animation produced at NAZ.
The Japanese cast includes Shintaro Asanuma as Junichi Hashiba, Yuki Nagaku as Yukana Yane, Eri Kitamura as Ranko Honjou, Ayana Taketatsu as Yui Kashii, Yui Ogura as Shizune Fujinoki, Toshiyuki Toyonaga as Shinpei Sakamoto, Kenji Akabane as Keigo Ishida and Minoru Shiraishi as Minoru Kobayakawa.
The original property comes from creator Meguru Ueno and it began in November 2015 and just published its second volume at the end of October. It’s currently serialized in Shounen Ace magazine.
Plot Concept: Spring. The “season of love” has arrived and it seems that finding himself a girlfriend was harder than Junichi believed. To break the status quo, Junichi’s friends have forced him into confessing to the gyaru, Yame Yukana. However, things do not go quite as he expected. A series of “firsts” begins!