The official website of the anime adaptation of Hinako Seta’s Re-Kan! 4koma has revealed that there will be a special preview event of the anime’s first episode on March 14, where the main cast of the Spring series will also make an appearance.
An event for the Re-Kan! anime will be held on March 14 at the 10th Cinema at United Cinemas Toyosu, where the first episode of the anime will be screened before its scheduled broadcast. The event itself is titled Re-Kan TV Anime Pre-Screening ~White Day Special~.The event will also see the main voice cast of the anime in attendance hosting a talk session with about the anime and their roles. The main cast of the anime includes:
- Kido Ibuki (Rinka in Tokyo ESP) as Amami Hibiki, a polite and relaxed girl who often worries about others around her more than she worries about herself. She can see and communicate with the supernatural!
- Itou Miku (Usami Nanako in Locodol) as Inoue Narumi, Amami’s classmate and friend who hates ghosts and scary stories.
- Iida Riho (Rin in Love Live! School Idol Project) as Uehara Kana, a popular blogger who is very curious about Amami’s ability.
- M.A.O (Mikoto in Ore Twintails ni Narimasu) as Esumi Kyouko, Uehara’s childhood friend and also a former delinquent. Even so, she’s very caring and compassionate.
- Yamazaki Eri (Roboko in Sekai Seifuku Bouryaku no Zvezda) as Ogawa, a bright but airheaded person who is a girl… maybe…
Tickets for the event will open from February 14th and will be only sold at certain Lawson stores in Japan. Tickets will cost ¥2,700 (~ $23.05 USD). For more information about the tickets visit: http://l-tike.com/re-kan/
The staff of the anime was also revealed and includes:
- Director: Masashi Kudo (Hayate no Gotoku! Can’t Take My Eyes Off You)
- Series Composition: Takashi Aoshima (Sabagebu!)
- Character Design: Aoi Yamamoto (Fairy Tail)
The manga, Re-Kan!, was serialized under Houbunsha’s Manga Time Jumbo. The manga was first published as a one-shot in the magazine’s December 2009 issue. As of 2014, it has 5 compiled tankobon volumes. The fifth compiled volume was released on December 6, 2014.
Here is a synopsis of the series from Haruhichan:
Amami Hibiki is a girl who can see ghosts and other supernatural phenomena in her surroundings. The stories follow her daily life with both her friends and the otherworldly.
The Re-Kan! anime will be airing this April during the Spring 2015 anime season on TBS and BS-TBS.