Reina Kondo to perform opening theme song for anime premiere on April 9
Kodoani.com – The official website of the TV anime My Cluless First Friend (Jijou wo Shiranai Tenkousei ga Guigui Kuru.) posted the second trailer for the anime on Friday. The video features Reina Kondo’s opening song “Alcor to Polaris.”
The anime will premiere on April 9 in Japan on Tokyo MX channel, at 10:00 p.m. JST. The anime will then air on Yomiuri TV and TV Aichi on April 10, BS Fuji on April 11, and on Animax on April 15. The anime will also pre-air in Japan on the ABEMA service on April 2.
Anime stars: Konomi Kohara voices Akane Nishimura Shizuka Ishigami voices Taiyo Takada. Kengo Kawanishi as Daichi Hino Reina Kondo as Umi Adachi Atsumi Tanezaki as Yukiko Takada Wakana Maruoka as Sumire Kasahara Kōhei Amasaki as Kotarō Kitagawa Jun Fukuyama as Akane’s father
Shigenori Kageyama (DYNAMIC CHORD, Himawari!, Himawari Too!!) is directing the anime at St.Signpost, and Chikashi Kadekaru (Mieruko-chan, Juni Taisen: Zodiac War) is designing the characters. Takafumi Hoshikawa (Shaman King 200 story script, unit director) and Shogo Yasukawa (Food Wars! Shokugeki no Soma, Ayakashi Triangle) are writing the series’ scripts, and Toshio Masuda (Kamisama Kiss, Naruto) is composing the music. Kitri will perform the anime’s ending theme song “Kokorone.”
A lonely, gloomy fifth grade girl is the target of relentless bullying and teasing by her classmates until a new child appears. The friendly Takada is oblivious because he means well, but somehow he possesses the magical ability to start pulling “Death” Nishimura out of her shell. When elementary students come together to experience all the joys of childhood summer—from swimming, picking sunflowers to watching fireworks—an extraordinary friendship blooms!
Kawamura launched the ongoing manga in Square Enix’s Gangan Joker magazine in May 2018.