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The anime Akebi’s Sailor Uniform Reveals its First Promotional Video and Visual

The anime Akebi-chan no Sailor-fuku Reveals its First Promotional Video

The official site for the anime adaptation of the manga written and illustrated by Hiro, Akebi-chan no Sailor-fuku (Akebi's Sailor Uniform), published the first promotional video of the project. The video confirms the production team and the premiere scheduled for January 2022 in Japan.

Hiro began publishing the manga through Shueisha's Tonari no Young Jump service in August 2016. The publisher released the eighth compilation volume last April 19 and will publish the ninth one next October 19 in Japan. In its most recent report, the literary franchise announced having surpassed 500,000 copies in cumulative circulation.

Voice Cast

Manatsu Murakami as Komichi Akebi, the protagonist.

Sora Amamiya as Erika Kizaki, the first companion that Akebi knows.

Akari Kitou as Touko Usagihara.

Shion Wakayama as Tomono Kojou.

Production Team

Miyuki Kuroki (Fate/Grand Order: Zettai Majuu Sensen Babylonia, Occultic; Nine) is in charge of directing the anime at CloverWorks Studios.

Emi Kouno (Majo no Tabitabi, One Piece: Adventure of Nebulandia) is in charge of character design and animation direction.

Rino Yamazaki (DARLING in the FRANXX, Medaka Box) is in charge of scriptwriting and supervision.

Kana Utatane (Mieruko-chan, Re-Main) is in charge of the soundtrack composition.

Akebi-chan no Sailor-fuku (Akebi’s Sailor Uniform)

Synopsis of Akebi-chan no Sailor-fuku

The story takes place at a prestigious high school for girls in the countryside, Roubai Academy. Akebi Komichi has always dreamed of wearing the school's sailor uniform. A girl's "dream" life as a high school student finally begins. The time for youth flows slowly. Country life plus high school school life plus sailor outfits. "Will I be able to make a hundred friends?" This is a story of life retellings presented with a gentle touch by the talented Hiro.

The series is being directed by Miyuki Kuroki (THE iDOLM@STER SideM), with Rino Yamazaki (DARLING in the FRANXX) on series composition and Megumi Kouno (THE iDOLM@STER Cinderella Girls) on character designs at CloverWorks. 

Sources :

1. @AKEBI_chan

2. Comic Natalie