The upcoming Ya Boy Kongming anime adaptation revealed a new trailer, along with April 5, 2022 release date. The new trailer features the ending theme for the series, which is a cover of “Kibun Joujou” by 96Neko (also known as Kuroneko).
96Neko is also providing a singing voice for one of the characters – Eiko Tsukimi. The rest of the cast includes:
- Ryotaru Okiayu as Zhuge Kongming
- Kaede Hondo as Eiko Tsukumi (regular voice)
- Shouya Chiba as KABEtaijin
- Hibiku Yamamura as Nanami Kuon
- Jun Fukushima as Owner Kobayashi
In addition to the trailer, the Ya Boy Kongming (stylized as Ya Boy Kongming!) anime also revealed a new visual:
Ya Boy Kongming is based on a comedy, slice-of-life manga written by Yuto Yotsuba and illustrated by Ryo Ogawa. The manga started serialization in 2019 and currently has over 70 chapters. Kodansha initially published it on its Comics Days website but later moved it to Weekly Young Magazine. The story follows Zhuge Liang Kongming, who reincarnates into modern-day Tokyo. Kodansha is also publishing it in English.
General of the Three Kingdoms, Kongming had struggled his whole life, facing countless battles that made him into the accomplished strategist he was. So on his deathbed, he wished only to be reborn into a peaceful world…and was sent straight to modern-day party-central, Tokyo! Can even a brilliant strategist like Kongming adapt to the wild beats and even wilder party people?!Volume 1 Synopsis, Kodansha
Source: Official Website
©Yuto Yotsuba, Ryo Ogawa, Kodansha/”Ya Boy Kongming” Production Committee