A new PV trailer has been launched for the UniteUp! anime TV series, which previews the 3-member idol unit LEGIT. A recap episode 8.5 will air on March 18, 2023. The anime sequence first premiered on January 7, 2023.
The trailer highlights the members of the unit LEGIT throughout their performances and every day interactions. It additionally options their previous historical past with one another. LEGIT consists of Gaku Takamoto as Kanata Morinomiya, Shinnosuke Morikage as Eishirou Nijou, and Ryuuichirou Sakata as Fuuga Tougou.
The anime options an ensemble voice solid from numerous male idol items. The most important voice solid for the Protostar unit contains Kikunosuke Toya as Akira Kiyose, Ryoutarou Yamaguchi as Banri Naoe, and Amon Hirai as Chihiro Isuzugawa.
UniteUp! is directed by Shinichirou Ushijima (I Want To Eat Your Pancreas) with Rino Yamazaki (Akebi’s Sailor Uniform) as sequence screenwriter and Majiro (Macross Delta co-character designer) as character designer. CloverWorks is in command of the animation manufacturing for the sequence.
Other employees members embody Hiromi Ishigami (Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon Eternal The Movie Part 2 motion animation director) as motion director, Masakazu Miyake (Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation) as artwork director, Kazuko Nakashima (Wonder Egg Priority) as shade designer, Yukiko Nagase (The Idolmaster SideM) as pictures director, and Yuuki Hayashi (Arknights -Prelude to Dawn-) as music composer.
Sony Music Entertainment Japan first introduced the production of anime series for its mixed-media project at Aniplex Online Fest 2022. The “next dimensional idol project” was initially launched in December 2021, which featured numerous artists with “hidden talents.”
Aniplex of America licensed UniteUp! in North America and describes the story as:
Akira Kiyose, a excessive schooler who likes to sing, will get recruited by a expertise company known as sMiLea Production. Akira learns that the legendary idols “Anela”, who shocked the world with their sudden retirement, are behind the company growing expertise. Together with Banri Naoe and Chihiro Isuzugawa, additionally recruited by the company, they type an idol group as they chase their dream in direction of tremendous stardom alongside different idol teams “LEGIT” and “JAXX/JAXX”.
Source: UniteUp! Official Anime Twitter