“Welcome To the Ballroom” Anime Staff Spotted

An early look at the announcement for plans to adapt Tomo Takeuchi’s Welcome to the Ballroom competitive ballroom manga has revealed that animator Yoshimi Itazu (Miss Hokusai, Paprika, The Wind Rises) will be directing the Production I.G work. 

Takahiro Kishida (Durarara!!!, Haikyu!, Madoka Magica, Arjuna) is on character design with  playwright Kenichi Suemitsu on composition and Yuki Hayashi (Kiznaiver, My Hero Academia, Gundam Build Fighters) on music.

The 2011 manga is licensed for North American release by Kodansha Comics USA.




via AmineIdriisi


Scott Green is editor and reporter for anime and manga at geek entertainment site Ain’t It Cool News. Follow him on Twitter at @aicnanime.