OxT announced new single STRIDER’S HIGH with tie-up as opening theme for upcoming anime Prince of Stride Alternative. Their 4th single is planned for one anime themed edition hitting stores February 3rd 2016. Early release details and anime preview follow.

~ preview music video and jacket cover revealed ~

Composer/producer Tom H@ck (29) and singer/songwriter Oiishi Masayoshi (大石昌良) (35) form unit OxT. They just released 3rd single BLOOM OF YOUTH on November 11th 2015. The single has tie-up as ending theme #3 for anime Ace of the Diamond season two (Diaya no A, ダイヤのA).

Anime Prince of Stride Alternative is adapted from PS Vita game and visual novels from Kadokawa. The story revolves around extreme sport “Stride” where teams of six high school students run relay races though towns and cities.


MADHOUSE handles production and the cast features Kana Hanazawa (Sakurai Nana), Kimura Ryohei (Yagami Riku), and Okamoto Nobuhiko (Fujiwara Takeru). Its set to air starting January 2016.


Male voice cast members as unit Galaxy Standard perform the anime’s ending theme Be My Steady.

Single STRIDER’S HIGH comes on one anime-themed edition (details subject to change). Jacket covers, full track list, and more details coming.

Anime preview after the release details.

OxTSTRIDER’S HIGH – release date February 3rd 2016

Regular [CD] (¥1200)

2. undecided
3. STRIDER’S HIGH (off vocal)
4. undecided (off vocal)

1. STRIDER’S HIGH (music video)




Oiishi Masayoshi official site

OxT official site

Prince of Stride Alternative official site