A new cast member has been announced for Bakuten!!, an upcoming original TV anime about a group of high school boys who experience the unique world of men’s rhythmic gymnastics together.
In Bakuten!!, voice actor Takahiro Sakurai plays Shuusaku Shida, the gentle-hearted coach of the Soshukan High School men’s rhythmic gymnastics club. Shuusaku wants his students to enjoy rhythmic gymnastics from the bottom of his heart. He is a somewhat mysterious person. For example, although he is married, no one has ever met his wife.
The story of Bakuten!! follows Shotaro Futaba, a high school student who develops a passion for men’s rhythmic gymnastics in his third year in junior high. When Shotaro enrolls in Soshukan High School, a private academy, he joins the men’s rhythmic gymnastics club and pursues his youthful athletic dreams with a group of unique young men who share laughter and tears together.
Bakuten!! is directed by Toshimasa Kuroyanagi and features animation production by ZEXCS. The series will broadcast in Japan as part of Fuji TV’s “noitaminA” programming block on Thursdays during the 24:55 time slot (actually on Friday morning at 12:55am JST) beginning on April 08, 2021.
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