It has been announced that a new television anime of Yōichi Takahashi’s Captain Tsubasa manga has been green-lit for a April 2018 premiere on Japanese television. The new anime will recount the story starting from the manga’s beginning.
Toshiyuki Kato is directing the anime at the studio David Production. Atsuhiro Tomioka is in charge of the series scripts, and Hajime Watanabe is serving as character designer and chief animation director. Hayato Matsuo is composing the music.
Cast members for the new anime include:
- Yuko Sanpei is Tsubasa Ōzora
- Kenichi Suzumura is Genzō Wakabayashi
- Ayaka Fukuhara is Tarō Misaki
- Mutsumi Tamura is Ryō Ishisaki
- Takuya Satō is Kojirō Hyūga
- Katsuyuki Konishi is Roberto Hongō