The summer 2017 original anime series Kochoki: Wakaki Nobunaga has a bit of new information landing as it reveals a summer 2019 premiere. The latest comes in the form of two new cast additions as we’ve learned that Yumiri Hanamori has joined as Kichō while Takuma Terashima has signed on as Maeda Toshiie. Check out their character designs below. The project has Noriyuki Abe directing based on the scripts by Kaoru Sawada. Atsuko Nakajima is on board for character designs with Studio DEEN handling the animation production.
The Japanese cast includes:
- Yūsuke Kobayashi as Oda Nobunaga
- Yūma Uchida as Ikeda Tsuneoki
- Kaito Ishikawa as Oda Nobuyuki
- Yumiri Hanamori as Kichō
- Takuma Terashima as Maeda Toshiie
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Plot Concept: The project delves into the historical figure Oda Nobunaga starting with his youth as an early teen. The series will follow him and his rivalry with his younger brother Nobuyuki.