The Pon no Michi original anime by Studio OLM has revealed its first trailer, as well as the opening theme song “Pon Popopon” by Kana Nakada feat. Pon no Michi All Stars. The mahjong-themed anime will premiere in January 2024, and the new trailer introduces the characters and their voice actresses. Check it out below:
The anime will be directed by Tatsuma Minamikawa (Fire Force Season 2, Wave, Listen to Me!), while the characters were drawn by The Quintessential Quintuplets creator Negi Haruba. Kenji Ota is adapting the character designs for the anime, Emi Kadono is the color designer, Scott MacDonald is in charge of the art direction, and Takahashi Go is the sound director.
The voice cast members include Kaori Maeda as Nashiko Jippensha, Iori Saeki as Pai Kawahigashi, Shion Wakayama as Izumi Tokutom, Yui Kondo as Riche Hayashi, and Hibiku Yamamura as Haneru Emi.
The official website for the anime describes the mahjong-themed original anime as:
Set in the picturesque streets, historic shrines and temples, beautiful sea, and rich nature of Onomichi City, Hiroshima Prefecture, the characters’ slow but sparkling days begin.
Source: Official Website
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