Announced by the official website, the football anime Blue Lock will be streaming this fall season for two courses for a total of 24 episodes.
official website for blue lock revealed some new information about the upcoming soccer anime, including a new trailer.
according to website Press release, blue lock There will be two courses airing continuously, with a total of 24 episodes. The website has also dropped a new trailer on its YouTube channel that shows an excerpt from the final song “Winner” sung by Shugo Nakamura. The opening song, “Chaos ga Kivamaru”, will be sung by Unison Square Garden.
The trailer shows Japan’s disastrous defeat in the World Cup before the Blue Lock project was introduced. This aspiring coach gives a glimpse of Jinpachi’s arrogance as he introduces a rigorous training regime to young athletes, one of the protagonists is Yoichi Isagi. The intensity of football players’ expressions gives an almost monstrous or demonic aura as they compete against each other to become the best of the best.
Produced by Eight Bit and directed by Tetsuki Watanabe (Haiku!! And Pokemon the Movie: The Power of Us), the anime will be voiced by talents including Kazuki Ura, who will play Yoichi and Hiroshi Kamiya as Coach Ego. The voice actors’ previous roles make Ura and Kamiya suitable for their new roles blue lock, As Ura played Kyosuke Aiba Futsal Boys !!!!! and Kamiya Levy Inn. In form of attack on Titan.
Written by Muneyuki Kaneshiro and illustrated by Yusuke Nomura, the series began serialization in Weekly Shnen magazine in August 2018. Kodansha USA has licensed the manga for digital release in English. As of August, the manga has over 10 million copies in circulation. At the 45th Kodansha Manga Awards, blue lock Won for Best Shonen Manga. Blue Lock received a nomination for the 2022 Harvey Awards, along with chainsaw value And spy x familyWhose anime will also premiere this fall.
Blue Lock anime insists on working together
blue lock Unlike regular sports series, it emphasizes teamwork and working together towards a common goal. Instead, the Japanese Football Association hired a mysterious and eccentric coach named Jinpachi Eigo to correct the current state of Japanese football. The team was ranked 16th in the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Believing that the only way for Japan’s football team to rise to the top of the rankings is through an egotistical striker – playing under the ego’s last name – the coach implements the Blue Lock Project: a training regiment that scores 300 best ups. Locks- and soccer players into Japan and forces them to compete against each other to earn the right to be the strikers of the national team. Yoichi is an unknown soccer player who decides to attend a training program to become Japan’s best player.
The anime will premiere in Japan on October 8, with Crunchyroll streaming the series the following day.
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