Haken Anime! live-action film announced the 12 casts on Thursday, Feb 24, 2022, for its two in-story anime who will be appearing in the anime movie based on Mizuki Tsujimura‘s novel of the same name, Anime Supremacy!.
The two in-story anime films are Soundback: Kanade no Ishi and Unmei Sensen Liddell-Light. Teaser trailers for both anime films were released on Youtube in November 2021.
The voice cast of Soundback: Kanade no Ishi are:
- Ryuichi: Yuki Kaji
- Takaya: Megumi Han
- Mayu: Hina Kino
- Kanade no Ishi: Sho Hayami
- Director: Azuma Tani (Thermae Romae, Okko’s Inn)
- Original character designer: Eisaku Kubonouchi (manga artist, Cup Noodle “HUNGRY DAYS” CMs)
- Mecha designer: Takayuki Yanase (Mobile Suit Gundam 00, Mazinger Z/infinity)
The voice cast of Unmei Sensen Liddell-Light are:
- Mitsuri: Rie Takahashi
- Seira: Kana Hanazawa
- Deru: Yui Horie
- Shiori: Yu Kobayashi
- Nanaka: Reina Kondo
- Kei: Nanami Tomaru
- Yuuki: Ayaka Ohashi
- Director: Takashi Otsuka (Smile PreCure!, ONE PIECE STAMPEDE)
- Original character designer: Takahiro Kishida (Puella Magi Madoka Magica, Durarara!!)
Romi Park will narrate the film (Edward Elric in Fullmetal Alchemist). Yuki Kaji, Megumi Han, Hina Kino, Show Hayami, Rie Takahashi, Yu Kobayashi, Reina Kondo, Nanami Tomaru, and Ayaka Ohashi will also feature in the film’s live action segment.
The overall live-action film is directed by Kōhei Yoshino, and the narrative is written by Yōsuke Masaike. The work is being produced by Toei Tokyo Film Studio, and it will be distributed by Toei as well.
Riho Yoshioka, Tomoya Nakamura, Tasuku Emoto, and Machiko Ono will also star in the film. The project is set to be released in Japan on May 20, 2022.
Vertical released the novel by Naoki Prize-winning author Mizuki Tsujimura, Anime Supremacy! in October 2017. CLAMP illustrated the novel, which was released in Japan by Magazine House in August 2014.
Tsujimura’s novel Lonely Castle in the Mirror (Kagami no Kojō) has also inspired an anime film adaptation, which will be released in Japan in “winter 2022.”