Blue Period Anime Reveals Main Cast and PV

Yatora Yaguchi

A few months ago, we found out that the award-winning, art-themed manga series Blue Period would get an anime series.

On Tuesday, the creators released a promo video for the series to DMM Pictures’ YouTube channel. And it looks about as creative and artistic as you might expect:

We now also know the main cast for the anime series. Hiromu Mineta will play protagonist Yatora Yaguchi, a high school student who develops a desire to paint. Mineta also voices the title character in Cestvs: The Roman Fighter.

Main Cast for Anime Blue Period

They picked some interesting names for the rest of the cast:

  • Yumiri Hanamori plays Yatora’s classmate Ryuji Ayukawa, who invites Yatora to the art club. Hanamori is also Nadeshiko in Yuru Camp.
  • Daiki Yamashita voices Yotasuke Takahashi, a standoffish, shy, and blunt student that Yatora meets at an art cram school. Yamashita is also Deku from My Hero Academia.
  • Kengo Kawanishi will play Haruka Hashida, an eccentric cram school student. Kawanishi’s many roles include Gen in Dr. Stone, and Ritsu Sohma in Fruits Basket.
  • Yume Miyamoto will voice Maki Kuwana, another student at the cram school. Miyamoto is currently Mei in Godzilla Singular Point.

Key Visual for Blue Period

Blue Period is expected to begin in October. You can find the series’ website here.

Tsubasa Yamaguchi / Kodansha / Blue Period Production Committee
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