Amamiya Sora (雨宮天) announced new single Tsuki Akari (月灯り) with tie-up as then second ending theme for anime Akame ga Kill! (アカメが斬る!). Amamiya Sora also voices lead character Akame in the dark fantasy anime. Her 2nd single Tsuki Akrai comes on three editions scheduled for release on November 19th 2014 – read on for more details.
Voice actor and singer Amamiya Sora, who just celebrated her 21st birthday (August 28th), passed the 2011 2nd Music Rain Super Seiyuu Audition and after voicing several supporting character rolls she voiced lead character Fujimiya Kaori in Spring 2014 anime One Week Friends plus (in character voice) provided the ending theme Kanade as her first music release.
Anime Akame ga Kill! (アカメが斬る!) is adapted from manga written by Takahiro and illustrated by Tashiro Tetsuya with production by studio White Fox. The dark fantasy follows Tatsumi, a young boy, who leaves his village and travels to the capital to raise money for his home. Naive to the corrupt world he is soon robbed of his money but feels fortunate when taken in by a seamingly noble girl Aria. Tatsumi learns the truth of Aria when trying to protect her from a powerful assassin Akame, part of a group called Night Raid. The group invites Tatsumi to join them with the warning that while they assassinate corrupt and evil people they are murderers.
The anime features Amamiya Sora as Akame and Saitou Soma (Zankyo no Terror) as Tatusumi plus Tamura Yukari (Mein) and Asakawa Yuu (Leone). It began airing in Japan July 6th 2014 on Tokyo MX and provider Crunchyroll simulcasts. Check our Crunchyroll updates page or hit the link for Akame ga Kill! for episodes and related stories.
Single Tsuki Akari comes on three editions (details subject to change). Limited Pressing anime themed edition has illustrated jacket cover and available through January 2015. Full track list, jacket covers, and more details coming – follow Comtrya Sugoi for updates.
Anime Akame ga Kill! episode 1 – 8 digest video (42min) and preview music video for Amamiya Sora’s debut single Skyreach both after the release details.