• [ANIME] YuiKaori to perform the OP song and Yui Ogura to perform ED for Joukamachi no Dandelion

    With its July premiere already set, the official twitter page for the upcoming summer 2015 anime, Joukamachi no Dandelion, has announced the artistes who will be performing the anime’s OP and ED songs. They are none other than the seiyuu duo known as YuiKaori, made up of Yui Ogura (Ro-Kyu-Bu’s Hinata Hakamada) and Kaori Ishihara (Magi’s Aladdin),


    According to the twitter page, YuiKaori will perform the OP song, Ring Ring Rainbow!!, while Yui Ogura will perform the ED song, Honey ♥ Come !!, as a solo artiste.

    Ring Ring Rainbow!! will be released as a single on 05 Aug and will contain the song itself along with a yet-to-be-announced song, as well as an instrumental version of Ring Ring Rainbow!!. Honey ♥ Come !! will be released on 12 August, and like Ring Ring Rainbow!!, it will come with a yet-to-be-announced song as well as an instrumental version of the song.

    YuiKaori are also part of the anime’s voice cast, with Yui Ogura voicing Hikari Sakurada, while Kaori Ishihara will be voicing Kanade Sakurada. As revealed in our previous article, the other voice cast members are:

    • Kana Hanazawa (OreImo’s Kuroneko and Infinite Stratos’s Charlotte Dunois) as Akane Sakurada
    • Ai Kayano (AnoHana’s Menma and Girls und Panzer’s Saori Takebe) as Aoi Sakurada
    • Ryohei Kimura (Haganai’s Kodaka Hasegawa and Kuroko’s Basketball’s Ryouta Kise) as Shuu Sakurada
    • Ayumu Murase (Haikyuu!’s Shouyo Hinata and Sword Art Online’s Recon) as Haruka Sakurada
    • Eriko Matsui (Engaged to the Unidentified’s Benio Yonomori and Etotama’s Mootan) as Misaki Sakurada
    • Aina Suzuki (Newcomer, Akame Ga Kill!’s Mez) as Shiori Sakurada
    • Shiori Katsuta (Newcomer) as Teru Sakurada
    • Yuka Aisaka (Etotama’s Usatan and Amagi Brilliant Park’s Muse) as Hana Sato

    Joukamachi no Dandelion will follow the everyday lives of the nine siblings from the royal family, all of whom have super powers and all are vying to be the heir to their father, the king. The nine siblings live together in a house with 200 surveillance cameras, which broadcast their everyday lives to the citizens, who are charged to decide who the next ruler will be. The story’s focus will be on Kana Hanazawa’s character, Akane, the third eldest daughter whose powers are the ability to manipulate gravity.

    This new series is based on the four-panel comedy manga of the same title, written and illustrated by Ayumu Kasuga. Production IMS will be handling the animation production with Bakuman. director, Noriaki Akitaya at the helm. Reiko Yoshida (Non Non Biyori and Bakuman.) will be handling the series composition while Aldnoah.Zero’s Shinpei Kobayashi will be in-charge of the character designs. Kobayashi will also be serving as the series’ animation director.