The official Twitter and the website of the original anime series RE-MAIN revealed in addition to this new promotional image that the debut on Tv will take place on July 3, 2021 on the NUMAnimation block of TV Asahi.
RE-MAIN Anime is created at MAPPA
In addition to animation by the studio MAPPA (Kakegurui, Jujutsu Kaisen, Chainsaw Man, Jujutsu Kaisen 0 & Attack on Titan), the direction is Kiyoshi Matsuda (Kuma Miko: Girl Meets Bear, Kakegurui 2), the character design is by Aori Fujika and its adaptation for animation is the responsibility of Shiho Tanaka (animation director of episodes of Banana Fish and Twittering Birds Never Fly: The Clouds Gather). The song is by Kana Utatane (TaWaRa).
RE-MAIN Anime Visual
RE-MAIN Anime Cast
Three additions to the cast were also revealed:
- Taku Yashiro as Keita Kakihana.
- Yuuma Uchida as Riku Momosaki.
- Shun Miyazato as Kōki Toguchi.
That come together from left to right:
- Yūto Uemura as Minato Kiyomizu, a former competitive water polo player
- Kōtarō Nishiyama as Eitarō Oka, Minato’s youngest friend from elementary school who followed him to the same high school
- Subaru Kimura Jō Jōjima, the captain of the Minato School Aquatics Team
- Lynn as Chinu Kawakubo, someone who knows Minato’s past
- Sōma Saitō as Shūgo Amihama
- Makoto Furukawa as Takekazu Ejiri
- Tasuku Hatanaka as Yutaka Babayaro Inomata
- Daisuke Hirose as Yoshiharu Ushimado
In his third year of high school, protagonist Minato Shimizu, stopped playing water polo after a series of certain events. However, now that he has entered Yamagata High School, he has decided to resume the sport thanks to his new friends in this new stage of his life. However, the various difficulties of his past await him again…