With a January 11th, 2020 premiere in Japan for the 22/7 series, the official site is continuing to do promotion for the project. The latest comes in the form of the sixth episode preview which is set to debut on February 15th, 2020 in Japan which you can see below. Aniplex doesn’t provide their previews on YouTube outside of Japan so we have to use the Twitter video for it. 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) February 15, 2020
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!