TV Anime “Aikatsu Friends!” PVs Introduce New Idols and Songs

The official YouTube channel of Bandai Namco’s Aikatsu! franchise has released a 150-second PV for the next TV anime series Aikatsu Friends! narrated by its two protagonist characters, Aine Yuuki by rookie voice actress Akane Matsunaga (the Next Generation Voice Actress Miracle Audition winner) and Mio Minato by 20-year-old Ibuki Kido (Megumi Jinno in Eromanga Sensei). In addition to the introduction of other four main characters, the clip announces that the third Aikatsu! TV anime is set to premiere on TV Tokyo and its affiliates on April 5.



“Aikatsu Friends!” main voice cast:


 Ainne Yuuki: Akane Matsunaga

 Mio Minato: Ibuki Kido 

 Maika Chouno: Karen Miyama (Ichika Usami/Cure Whip in Kirakira PreCure a la Mode)

 Ema Hinata: Yui Ninomiya (the Next Generation Voice Actress Miracle Audition special award winner)

 Karen Kamishiro: Azusa Tadokoro (Aoi Kiriya in Aikatsu!, Yuzu Nikaidou in Aikatsu Stars!)

 Mirai Asuka: Ayaka Ohashi (Ran Shibuki in Aikatsu!, Yozora Kasumi in Aikatsu Star!)

 Coco: Sumire Morohoshi (Ichigo Hoshimiya in Aikatsu!, Tsubasa Kisaragi in Aikatsu Stars!)



The Aikatsu! YouTube channel has also posted a PV for the Aikatsu Friends! Data Carddass arcade game

and a medley video of three songs from the game: “Aikatsu Friends!” (Aine&Mio), “Arigato⇄Daijyoubu”

(Aine) and “Believe it” (Karen&Mirai).


Data Carddass “Aikatsu Friends!” PV explains how to play the game



Medley video for “Aikatsu Friends!,” “Arigato⇄Daijyoubu,” “Believe it”



You can watch a digest of the press conference for the Aikatsu Friends! project held on February 4 



Source: “Aikatsu Friends!” official website, Twitter