A new TV advertisement has started to promote upcoming summer 2014 season anime adapation of Eiki Eiki and Taishi Zaou’s Love Stage!! BL (Boys Love) manga. The series follows a young otaku college student who was born into a famous and talented family. He loves “Magical Girl LalaLulu” and is working hard to become a mangaka, but one day he winds up appearing in a TV commercial he just can’t turn down.
The anime will feature the work of:
Director: Kenichi Kasai (Aoi Hana, Bakuman, Nodame Cantabile)
Series Composition: Michiko Yokote (Genshiken, Joshiraku, Witchcraft Works)
Character Design: Yoko Ito
Animation Production: J.C.Staff
Izumi Sena: Tsubasa Yonaga
Ryoma Ichijo: Takuya Eguchi
Shougo Sena: DAIGO
Rei Sagara: Daisuke Hirakawa
Seiya Sena: Ryutaro Okiayu
Nagisa Sena: Sayaka Ohhara
Takahiro Koroi: Ryohei Kimura
Kosuke Sotomura: Kazutomi Yamamoto
Kasumi Shino: Kyoko Sakai
Kojiro Ryuzaki: Shotaro Morikubo
Tenma Hidaka: Jyunji Majima
The voice actor of Kosuke Sotomura, Kazutomi Yamamoto, also sings the ending theme song “CLICK YOUR HEART!!” and it will be released as his solo debut single. The opening theme song “LΦVEST” is performed by a two-member unit SCREEN mode and the CD single hits Japanese stores on July 23.
New Key Visual:
Love Stage!! synopsis from Haruhichan.
With a father who’s a singer, a mother who’s a movie star, and an older brother Shougo who’s the lead vocalist for the super-popular band “The Crusherz,” Sena Izumi, an otaku college student, is the only dull one born into this super famous and talented family. He loves “Magical Girl LalaLulu” and is working hard to become a mangaka, but one day he winds up appearing in a TV commercial he just can’t turn down. There, he’s reunited with Ichijou Ryouma, the super-popular young actor he costarred with on a project ten years prior.