Comedy series “Excerpt from Life”. Play cool, guys receives an anime adaptation, which is scheduled to air in October 2022. A teaser trailer and visualization have been revealed as a way to present the main characters. Studio Pierrot animated the series.
Kon Chiaki directed the anime while Eri Taguchi designed the characters. Makoto Uesu is responsible for the composition of the series. Masato Nakayama composes music.
The voice cast was also revealed and includes:
- Koki Uchiyama as Shun Futami
- Chiaki Kobayashi as Hayate Ichikura
- Shoya Chiba as Soma Shiki
- Yuichiro Umehara as Takayuki Mima
Play cool, guys (Cool Dodge Danshi) the anime is based on the manga by Cocone Nata. The manga has been serialized since 2018. Yen Press licenses it in English and describes the plot as:
Come on in: a group of cool guys who seem to have this inaccessible gimmick. But take a closer look and you’ll find a bunch of idiots caught. So sit back, grab some popcorn and enjoy watching these clumsy dudes try to look cool all day, every day.
Mangakata revealed a commemorative visualization, along with a comment that said “they are looking forward to seeing how the characters move” and that they “hope many people will learn about the work”:
Source: Play It Cool Guys Official Website
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