School is back in session, and Itan Private High School will be no exception when the bell rings on the much-anticipated anime adaptation of Komi Can’t Communicate on October 6 in Japan!
The first full trailer and a key visual were also released, giving us a preview of all the friendly antics in store:
As for who will be attending, there are a few extra names on the role call:
Rina Hidaka (That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime) as Ren Yamai, Rumi Okubo (YURUYURI) as Omoharu Nakanaka, Yukiyo Fujii (MAGATSU WAHRHEIT) as Himiko Agari and Noriko Hidaka (The Dungeon of Black Company) as the narrator.
It was also announced that the ending theme, titled “Hikare Inochi,” would be performed by Kitri.
Already on the class list is Aoi Koga (Kaguya-sama: Love is War) as the titular Shoko Komi, joined by Gakuto Kajiwara (Fire Force) as Hitohito Tadano and Rie Murakawa (Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World-) as Najimi Osana.
Ayumu Watanabe (After the Rain) will be leading the class as chief director alongside Kazuki Kawagoe (Bungo and Alchemist -Gears of Judgement- episode director) as director at studio OLM, with Deko Akao (After the Rain, Arakawa Under the Bridge) on series composition and Atsuko Nakajima (Haven’t You Heard? I’m Sakamoto, Ranma 1/2) on character design.
Tomohito Oda’s Komi Can’t Communicate manga began serialization in Weekly Shonen Sunday in May 2016 and currently spans 20+ volumes.
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Source: Comic Natalie