The original racing anime Highspeed Etoile has released its first-ever teaser trailer. The anime will premiere in 2024.
King Amusement Creative, Good Smile Company, Yostar, and Super Formula are involved in the production of the anime. Mangaka Takuya Fujima, known for his original character designs on anime titles such as ViViD Strike!, R-15, and Extreme Hearts, is credited as the original character designer for the series. The cast for the anime includes:
- Fuuka Izumi as Rin Rindoh
- Nana Mizuki as Alice Summerwood
- Yoko Hikasa as Kanata Asakawa
- Shiori Izawa as Towa Komachi
- Ayaka Suwa as Yoran Liu
- Kosuke Toriumi as Lorenzo M. Salvatore
- Kenichiro Matsuda as Richard Parker
- Yui Horie as Tokito Sofia
The Highspeed Etoile anime is set in the near future, where a new generation of racing “NEX Race” has been developed. Cars are now able to reach a maximum speed of 500 kilometers per hour. The main character, Rin Rindoh, is described as someone who has dreamt of being a ballet dancer, but a breakdown later in her life caused her to fail to reach that profession. Since then, she has been living in her grandmother’s house as a shut-in, until one day she is introduced to the world of racing.
Source: Official Twitter