With a January 11th, 2020 premiere in Japan set for the 22/7 series, we’ve had the clearing up of the streaming recently and now more has surfaced. The latest comes in the form of the second main promotional video for the series which gives us a taste of the opening theme song as well.
The series has a January 11th, 2020 debut for it through Funimation and Anime Lab. New episodes will arrive every Saturday through them. Crunchyroll will begin streaming the series on February 10th, 2020 with new episodes every Monday thereafter from them.
Takao Abo is directing based on the series composition by Reiji Miyajima. Majiro is handling the character designs and serving as the chief animation director with A-1 Pictures handling the production
The Japanese cast includes:
- Nagomi Saijō as Miu Takigawa
- Sally Amaki as Sakura Fujima
- Mizuha Kuraoka as Miyako Kōno
- Chiharu Hokaze as Reika Satō
- Ruri Umino as Jun Toda
- Kanae Shirosawa as Akane Maruyama
- Reina Miyase as Ayaka Tachikawa
- Mei Hanakawa as Nicole Saitō
— TVアニメ「22/7」公式 (@227anime) December 28, 2019
22/7 idol group will perform the opening theme song “Muzui” and perform the ending theme song “Sora no Emerald” for the show.
During Crunchyroll Expo 2019, Aniplex USA tweeted out that information about the project and when it’s coming, which is a clear sign that they’ll be handling the project for overseas distribution in English-speaking territories. They also launched the US site.
Plot Concept: Miu Takigara is a shy, introverted girl who one day receives an invitation from a talent agency. What doors might this invitation open for Miu? An idol story unlike any you’ve ever seen!