During the live broadcast broadcast through the official Twitter account of the boy-band of the BanG Dream franchise ! called Argonavis , it was revealed that the anime based on the band that will be titled Argonavis from BanG Dream! It will premiere on April 10.
The account also published the first promotional video of the project:
Hiroshi Nishikiori ( Azumanga Daioh: The Animation , Toaru Majutsu no Index , Trinity Seven ) directs the anime at Sanzigen Studios ( Inspector Akane Tsunemori ), and Hikaru Miyoshi is in charge of character design for both the anime and the game. Nobuhiro Mori writes and supervises the scripts of the anime and the game
The Argonavis band was introduced by Bushiroad in May 2018. The group is composed:
- Ren Nanahoshi (vocalist, played by Masahiro Ito )
- Yuuyo Goryou (guitar, played by Daisuke Hyuga )
- Wataru Matoba (bass, played by Seiji Maeda )
- Banri Shiroishi (drums, played by Shohei Hashimoto )
- Rio Kikyo (keyboard, played by Shuta Morishima ).
President Bushiroad , Takaaki Kidani already stated above via Twitter that male bands franchise BANG Dream! They don’t share the same universe with the original band.
The original anime of thirteen episodes of BanG Dream! It premiered in Japan in January 2017. A second season premiered on January 3, and a third season is on air.
The franchise also inspired an animated feature film titled BanG Dream! FILM LIVE that premiered in theaters in Japan on September 13.