The preview for episode 1 of the Overtake anime series has been released. The first episode airs on October 1 at 22:00 (JST). Studio TROYCA is in charge of the animation, with Ei Aoki as the director.
Koya Madoka, a photographer by trade, decides to visit an F4 racing circuit after receiving a job offer. When he stops by the paddock, he meets Haruka Asahina, a racing driver affiliated with Komaki Motors. Despite Madoka wishing Asahina good luck on his training, Asahina mutters under his breath and says “I don’t need your support.”
Katsuyuki Konishi and Anan Furuya are voicing the main duo, Koya Madoka and Haruka Asahina. The rest of the voice cast includes Kengo Kawanishi as Satsuki Harunaga, Tasuku Hatanaka as Kotaro Komaki, Reina Ueda as Ariko Mitsuzawa and Taku Yashiro as Toshiki Tokumaru. The main staff for the anime is:
- Director: Ei Aoki
- Series Composition: Ayumi Sekine
- Supervisor: Katsuhiko Takayama
- Original Character Design: Takako Shimura
- Character Design: Masako Matsumoto
The Overtake racing anime follows a story set within the F4 racing world. In this story, Koya Madoka, an experienced photographer, becomes captivated by the remarkable driving skills of the young and aspiring racer, Haruka Asahina. This encounter reignites a long-lost passion within Koya. Determined to help Haruka achieve his dreams, Koya sets up a modest Komaki Motors team to support him. As their unique journeys unfold, the lives of these two individuals, despite their age differences and diverse backgrounds, gradually intertwine.
Source: Official Website
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