Bushiroad announced this week the addition of the new 4th live band “Morfonica”, joining the cast of the popular BanG Dream! Project. The announcement was made during their @HHW CiRCLE Live Broadcasting Pre-3rd Anniversary Special on March 1, with the premiere of the live action MV during this week’s broadcast of BanG Dream! 3rd Season Episode 6. Bushiroad talks more about the new band in their official Press Release as follows:
From the “BanG Dream! Project”, the 4th live band “Morfonica” begins activities!
During the “BanG Dream! Girls Band Party! @HHW CiRCLE Live Broadcasting Pre-3rd Anniversary Special” live-streamed on March 1, 2020, the new band “Morfonica” was announced for the smartphone game, “BanG Dream! Girls Band Party!”. Though only the character visuals and a portion of their video was revealed so far, Morfonica will begin activities as the 4th live action band, following Poppin’Party, Roselia, and RAISE A SUILEN.
On March 5, during the Japan airing of TV Anime “BanG Dream! 3rd Season” Episode 6, the live action MV was broadcasted during the mid-episode commercial break. As it was an information reveal without prior notice, it immediately became a hot topic of discussion.
A girls band formed by first year students from Tsukinomori Girls High School, a prestigious school for high-class girls. Its five members are: Vo. Mashiro Kurata, Gt. Tōko Kirigaya, Ba. Nanami Hiromachi, Dr. Tsukushi Futaba, Vn. Rui Yashio.
◆Morfonica “Daylight” Anime MV (Full size ver.) Now Available
The Reveal of the 5 Cast Members in charge of Character Voicing and Live Performances!
The band Morfonica, which will make their appearance in the smartphone game, “BanG Dream! Girls Band Party!” starting March 2020. Its members are: Vo. Mashiro Kurata (CAST: Amane Shindou), Gt. Tōko Kirigaya (CAST: Hina Suguta), Ba. Nanami Hiromachi (CAST: Yuuka Nishio), Dr. Tsukushi Futaba (CAST: mika), Vn. Rui Yashio (CAST: Ayasa). Following the reveal of their characters, their activities as the 4th live band of the “BanG Dream! Project” have now been announced, so be sure to keep a close eye on them!
March 16 “Let’s Go! 3rd Anniversary with Everyone! Live Stream Special” Live Stream
On March 16, the smartphone game “BanG Dream! Girls Band Party!” (GBP) will reach its 3rd anniversary. The vocalists’ cast members from all 5 bands in the game will make an appearance on stream, and recap the past year in GBP. All 5 members of Morfonica’s cast have also been decided to appear on stream. New announcements for both GBP and the BanG Dream! Project will be revealed then, so be sure to catch it!
March 16, 19: 00〜21: 00
YouTube Live, Periscope, AbemaTV
Riko Kohara (as LOCK from RAISE A SUILEN)
Aimi (as Kasumi Toyama from Poppin’Party)
Ayane Sakura (as Ran Mitake from Afterglow)
Ami Maeshima (as Aya Maruyama from Pastel＊Palettes)
Aina Aiba (as Yukina Minato from Roselia)
Miku Ito (as Kokoro Tsurumaki from Hello, Happy World!)
Amane Shindou (as Mashiro Kurata from Morfonica)
Hina Suguta (as Tōko Kirigaya from Morfonica)
Yuuka Nishio (as Nanami Hiromachi from Morfonica)
mika (as Tsukushi Futaba from Morfonica)
Ayasa (as Rui Yashio from Morfonica)
About “BanG Dream!”
“BanG Dream!” is a next generation girls band project that links animated characters with real life performances. It is a media franchise that includes Anime, Games and Live performances. Voice actors from “PoppinʼParty” & “Roselia” formed real bands, and are actively performing live. A third live band, “RAISE A SUILEN”, was formed and are in the midst of activities as well. Developed together with Craft Egg Inc., the smartphone game “BanG Dream! Girls Band Party!” has reached 3 years since its launch, and now boasts 11 million unique users in Japan. On September 13, 2019, the movie “BanG Dream! FILM LIVE” premiered in cinemas. Starting January 23, 2020, the 3rd Season of the hit animation “BanG Dream!” is currently airing. It is also available in certain overseas territories on HIDIVE!
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Official Twitter (JP): https: //twitter.com/bang_dream_info
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YouTube “BanG Dream! Channel☆” (JP): https: //www.youtube.com/channel/UCN-bFIdJM0gQlgX7h6LKcZA
HIDIVE (EN): https://www.hidive.com/tv/bang-dream-3rd-season
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