The official web site for the tv anime of Asami Koseki‘s Love All Play badminton novel posted the anime’s second teaser promotional video on Thursday. The video broadcasts that Natsuki Hanae will play the lead character Ryō Mizushima.
The tagline within the visible above reads, “A once-in-a-lifetime coming-of-age that hurtles at 400 km/h (250 mph), love-all play!!” The anime’s web site notes the pundits’ declare that the shuttlecock’s preliminary pace after a smash makes badminton the “world’s fastest sport.” The anime’s title comes from the rating (love-all) in the beginning of a match.
The story follows Ryō Mizushima, who joined his center faculty’s badminton staff stuffed with motivation — however with no correct coach, ended up in obscurity. Nevertheless, he did ultimately attain the prefectural match on his bodily power. Now he joins the distinguished Yokohama-Minato High School’s badminton staff underneath the legendary coach Ebihara and surrounded by gifted teammates. He strives to turn out to be a high athlete and take his highschool staff to the inter-high match.
Hiroshi Takeuchi (Peacemaker Kurogane: Belief storyboarder, Blade & Soul, Zunda Horizon) is directing the anime at Nippon Animation and OLM. Tomoko Konparu (Uta no Prince-sama – Maji Love 1000%, Nodame Cantabile) is supervising the sequence scripts and writing them with Miharu Hirami (Kodocha, The New Adventures of Kimba The White Lion), Shingo Irie (All Out!!, Kuroko’s Basketball), and Michiko Yokote (Cute High Earth Defense Club LOVE!, Genshiken, Shirobako). Riko Kaneda is designing the characters, and Yuki Hayashi (My Hero Academia, Welcome to the Ballroom, Shaman King) is composing the music.
Poplar’s Pureful imprint printed the primary Love All Play novel in May 2011, and Koseki has since written three extra follow-up novels.