The official website of Blue Lock anime unveiled a creditless video of the opening theme song by UNISON SQUARE GARDEN called “Chaos ga Kiwamaru” on Oct 9, 2022.
The ending theme, titled “WINNER,” is performed by Shugo Nakamura. Blue Lock anime made its debut on Oct 8, 2022 in Japan.
The cast members for the anime include:
- Yoichi Isagi as Ura Kazuki
- Hyōma Chigiri as Saitō Sōma
- Meguru Bachira as Kaito Tasuku
- Rensuke Kunigami as Ono Yūki
- Masatomo Nakazawa as Wataru Kuon
- Yoshitsugu Matsuoka as Jingo Raichi
- Shoya Chiba as Yudai Imamura
- Shugo Nakamura as Gin Gagamaru
- Daishi Kajita as Asahi Naruhaya
- Ryunosuke Watanuki as Okuhito Iemon
- Aoi Ichikawa as Gurimu Igarashi
- Kenichi Suzumura as Ryosuke Kira
- Eri Yukimura as Anri Teieri
- Junichi Suwabe as Barou
- Natsuki Hanae as Ikki Niko
- Ryota Suzuki as Junichi Wanima and Keisuke Wanima
- Takahiro Sakurai as Sae Itoshi
- Kouki Uchiyama as Rin
- Katsuyuki Konishi as Aryu
- Shinnosuke Tachibana as Tokimitsu
The anime adaptation is being done by Eight Bit studio and directed by Tetsuaki Watanabe with Shunsuke Ishikawa serving as assistant director.
Music will be provided by Jun Murayama, Taku Kishimoto is handling series composition and the script, Masaru Shindō is providing the main character designs and serve as chief animation director, and Hisashi Tojima serving as the chief action director.
Blue Lock is a Japanese manga series written by Muneyuki Kaneshiro and illustrated by Yusuke Nomura. It has been serialized in Kodansha‘s Weekly Shōnen Magazine since August 2018. A spin-off manga focusing on Seishiro Nagi has also started serialization in the July issue of Kodansha’s Bessatsu Shonen Magazine.
Blue Lock won the 45th Kodansha Manga Award in the shōnen category in 2021.
Source: Official Website
©Muneyuki Kinjo, Yusuke Nomura, Kodansha/Blue Rock Production Committee