The upcoming Lycoris Recoil anime unveils an ad for the song’s opening themeALIVE”By Japanese duo ClariS. The original TV anime will premiere on July 2. A-1 Pictures animates the series.
ClariS was already performing themed songs for Oreimo,, Puela Magi Madoka Magic,, Nisemonogatari, and more. IN Lycoris Recoil the anime will be directed by Art for swords online character designer and animator, Shingo Adachi. Staff also includes:
- Original artwork: Spider Lily
- Original story: Asaura
- Assistant Director: Yusuke Maruyama
- Character design: Imigimuru
- Chief animator: Koji Shiyoki, Go Suzuki, Yukari Takeuchi, Yumiko Yamamoto
- Art director: Maiko Ikeda, Hotaka Okamoto
- Music: Shuhei Mutsuki
INthe official English website launched in Februaryand describes the plot as:
LycoReco is a cafe with a traditional Japanese flavor, located in the center of Tokyo. But delicious coffee and sweet pastries are not the only orders this cafe accepts! From delivering packages over short distances, to picking up and returning to the lonely streets at night, to zombies and destroying giant monsters …?! Whatever your problem, we are here to help you! We will solve any kind of “problem” you may have!
The eternally smiling girl with a poster and the cool, serious newcomer are waiting for you. An appetizing girl who never wants to work and a young woman in her thirties who wants to get married. And the manager is a nice man who is obsessed with Japan! Whatever your order, leave everything to us!
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