Yuu Shimamura, Annie’s voice actress in Shingeki no Kyojin, has been confirmed in the cast
The channel Pie International on YouTube broadcast free on Monday (5/18/2021), the first episode of the anime adaptation of Aoi Hane mitsuketa! Sagashitemiyou Mijika a Tori-Tachi, by Itsumo Togashi.
The show team also revealed on Monday that voice actress Yuu Shimamura (Annie de Shingeki no Kyojin) will be joining the cast of the show in the fourth episode to play Asagi.
The anime is an adaptation based on the children’s book Aoi Hane Mitsuketa!, written and designed by Itsumo Togashi.
The anime is being produced by the studio Noovo, founded in January 2020 by Hideo Uda as part of the Epic MegaGrants funding program from game developer Epic Games. Uda is also directing the project and acting as a producer. Takahiro Kawakoshi (Fruits Basket 2nd season, Shigatsu wa Kimi in Uso) is the chief director of the anime. Jun Misaki is writing the scripts, and Yuiko Oohara (Little Witch Academia theme song composition) and Tatsuki Tagaya are writing the song.
The anime’s story revolves around Haru and Hina, a couple of brothers who one day find a beautiful blue feather on the road and go in search of their owner. A mysterious crow appears before them and acts as a guide on their journey. The three then set out on a journey to find the owner of the mysterious feather, meeting several birds along the way.