On Sunday, the team behind the upcoming anime film project, which is a sequel to Hajime Kamoshida’s Seishun Buta Yarō light novel series, released the full trailer for the first of two movies. Titled “Rascal Does Not Dream of a Sister Venturing Out,” the trailer features a sneak peek of the film’s theme song, which is a solo rendition of “Fukashigi no Karte” (Mysterious Chart), the same song featured in the earlier television anime. The character Kaede Azusagawa, voiced by Yurika Kubo, performs the song.
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Kaito Ishikawa plays Sakuta Azusagawa
Asami Seto plays Mai Sakurajima
Yurika Kubo plays Kaede Azusagawa
Nao Tōyama plays Tome Koga
Atsumi Tanezaki plays Rio Futaba
Maaya Uchida plays Nodoka Toyohama
Inori Minase plays Shōko Makinohara
It was announced that Rascal Does Not Dream of a Sister Venturing Out Movie will hit Japanese theaters on June 23.
The sequel anime project will be an adaptation of the eighth and ninth novels in the Seishun Buta Yarō franchise.
The production team will include Sōichi Masui as director, Masahiro Yokotani as the scriptwriter, and Satomi Tamura as the character designer. All three of them have worked on the previous installments of the series.
Seishun Buta Yarō wa Bunny Girl-senpai no Yume wo Minai (Rascal Does Not Dream of Bunny Girl Senpai), the television anime that premiered in October 2018, was based on the same light novel series and had a run of 13 episodes. The series was streamed by Aniplex of America on services like Crunchyroll and Funimation.
In June 2019, the anime film Rascal Does Not Dream of a Dreaming Girl (Seishun Buta Yarō wa Yume-Miru Shōjo no Yume wo Minai) was released in Japan. This film was an adaptation of the sixth and seventh light novel volumes in the franchise and was screened by Aniplex of America and Funimation Films in the United States.
Source: Twitter, Natalie