The official Japanese website for the IDOLiSH7 anime franchise today released a 100-second trailer for the upcoming spin-off web anime series IDOLiSH7 Vibrato‘s first episode “TRIGGER- before The Radiant Glory-” and announced its premiere on Bandai Visual’s official YouTube channel at noon on February 17 (JST).
TRIGGER is consisting of Gaku Yaotome (CV: Wataru Hatano), Ten Kujo (Souma Saito), and Ryunosuke Tsunashi (Takuya Sato), and is the senior rival group to the franchise’s main group IDOLiSH7. Their first mini album “REGALITY” was released on September 20, 2017, and sold an impressive 32,000 copies in its first week, becoming the top-selling album of the week in Japan.
The spin-off’s first episode tells the backstory of how the three members first met and decided to form the idol group. The PV for the group’s origin story below also introduces their brand new song
“TRIGGER ~before The Radiant Glory~” trailer
Gaku Yaorome: Wataru Hatano (Murasaki in Hamatora)
Ten Kujo: Souma Saito (Haruta Kamijo in Haruchika)
Ryunosuke Tsunashi: Takuya Sato (Toshiki Kai in Cardfight!! Vanguard series)
The TV anime adaptation of Bandai Namco Online’s male idol-featured rhythm game app IDOLiSH7 aired
its first two episodes on January 1, then started its regular broadcast on Tokyo MX, KBS Kyoto, Sun TV,
and TV Aichi, from its third episode one week later. It has been also available to Crunchyroll members
worldwide outside of Asia.