The official Twitter account for the anime adaptation of “Blue Lock” announced that it will air on Japanese television starting in October 2022. You can check out a new trailer and visual below in this article.
Blue Lock anime is being made at 8bit
“Blue Lock” will be directed by Tetsuaki Watanabe (“Powerful Pro Yakyuu”) and produced at Studio 8bit (Encouragement of Climb). Taku Kishimoto (“Ranking of Kings“) is writing the script and composing the series, while Jun Murayama (ending theme “Re-Main“) is composing the music.
The main cast will include Kazuki Ura (Shouta Doi in “World’s End Harem“) as Yoichi Isagi and Tasuku Kaito (Kohaku Oukawa in “Ensemble Stars!!”) as Meguru Bachira. We have tabulated the complete Japanese voice cast below.
“Blue Lock” adapts the manga series of the same name by Muneyuki Kaneshiro and Yuusuke Nomura, which has been published in “Weekly Shounen Magazine” since August 2018.
Blue Lock Anime Trailer
Blue Lock Anime Visual
Blue Lock Characters, Cast, and Staff
Blue Lock Characters & Cast
|Yoichi Isagi||Kazuki Ura (Shouta Doi, World’s End Harem)|
|Meguru Bachira||Tasuku Kaito (Kohaku Oukawa, Ensemble Stars!!: Road to Show!!)|
|Rensuke Kunigami||Yuuki Ono (Louis, Beastars)|
|Hyouma Chigiri||Souma Saitou (William James Moriarty, Moriarty the Patriot)|
|Wataru Kuon||Masatomo Nakazawa (Clear, DRAMAtical Murder)|
|Jingo Raichi||Yoshitsugu Matsuoka (Kazuto Kirigaya, Sword Art Online)|
|Yuudai Imamura||Shouya Chiba (Kiyotaka Ayanokouji, Classroom of the Elite)|
|Gin Gagamaru||Shuugo Nakamura (Tomoki Takashima, Outburst Dreamer Boys)|
|Asahi Naruhaya||Daishi Kajita (Rael Kertia, Noblesse)|
|Okuhito Iemon||Ryuunosuke Watanuki (Matsuo, Mob Psycho 100)|
|Gurimu Igarashi||Aoi Ichikawa (Seiya Takehaya, Tsurune)|
|Ryousuke Kira||Kenichi Suzumura (Sougo Okita, Gintama)|
|Jinpachi Ego||Hiroshi Kamiya (Koyomi Araragi, Monogatari Series)|
|Anri Teieri||Eri Yukimura (Cayna, In the Land of Leadale)|
Blue Lock Staff
|Series Composition||Taku Kishimoto|
|Original creator||Muneyuki Kaneshiro, Yūsuke Nomura|
|Character Design||Kenji Tanabe, Kento Toya|
Blue Lock: Storyline
After a disastrous defeat at the 2018 World Cup, Japan’s team struggles to regroup. But what’s missing? An absolute ace striker who can lead them to victory. The Japan Football Association is determined to create a goal-hungry and victory-seeking striker who can be the crucial tool to turn around a losing game … and to do so, they’ve assembled 300 of Japan’s best and brightest youth players.
Who will lead the team… and will they be able to beat anyone who stands in their way with their muscle and ego?