Also: The cast chooses their favorite scenes from the previous 3 seasons
Kodoani.com – Official website of the anime series Date A Live IV posted the April 8 premiere of the new anime and visuals on Monday. Along with familiar characters, the image also features new Spirits Nia Honjō and Mokuro Hoshimiya:
Also, the voice cast has named their favorite scenes from the previous three seasons:. Fans have also voted for their favorite scenes, and the 2022 Fantasia Bunko Online Festival will announce the results on Sunday.
The anime will premiere on AT-X on Friday, April 8 at 10:00 p.m., followed by Tokyo MX, KBS Kyoto, Sun TV, and BS11. The anime was originally slated to premiere in October, but was later delayed to this year due to “various reasons”.
The returning cast includes:
Nobunaga Shimazaki as Shido Itsuka
Marina Inoue as Tohka Yatogami
Misuzu Togashi as Origami Tobiichi
Ayana Taketatsu as Kotori Itsuka
Iori Nomizu as Yoshino
Asami Sanada as Kurumi Tokisaki
Maaya Uchida as Kaguya Yamai
Sarah Emi Bridcutt as Yuzuru Yamai
Minori Chihara as Miku Izayoi
Ayumi Mano as Natsumi
The new voice cast includes Akari Kageyama as Mokuro Hoshimiya and Hitomi Nabatame as Nia Honjō.
Jun Nakagawa will direct the anime at Geek Toys.
Fumihiko Shimo is overseeing the series scripts, Naoto Nakamura is designing the characters, and Go Sakabe is returning from the previous three anime to compose the music.
Miyu Tomita will perform the opening song “OveR” and the sweet ARMS will perform the ending theme song “SOS”
Other employees include:
Secondary character design: Shiori Tanaka
Mechanical Design : Mika Akitaka , Yasuhiro Moriki
Art Director: Junki Nakata
Color Key Artist: Hitomi Ikeda
General Director of Photography: Keisuke Nozawa
3D Director: Kenichi Shirai
Special Effects: Noriko Masuko
2D work: Noriko Masuko
Editor: Masato Yoshitake
Sound Director: Yasunori Ebina
Kadokawa announced a new anime in the franchise in September 2019 and revealed a fourth season in March 2020.
Tachibana launched the light novel series in March 2011 with illustrations by Tsunako. Kadokawa’s publisher Fantasia Bunko published the 22nd and final volume in March 2020. Yen Press is publishing the novel in English.