It was announced last Monday that the anime adaptation of Chūgaku Akamatsu and Kobuichi‘s Aria the Scarlet Ammo Double A (Hidan no Aria AA) spinoff manga will premiere on AT-X on October 6. It will air every Tuesdays at 11:00 p.m., it will be also air on Tokyo MX, Sun TV, KBS Kyoto, BS11 and TV Aichi.
Directing the series at Doga Kobo is Takashi Kawabatawhile handling the series composition is Fumihiko Shimo who is previously known for his works on Air, Infinite Stratos and Kanon. Adapting Kobuichi’s character designs for animation is Miwa Oshima while Mariko Kubo and Chisato Kikunaga are the chief animators. Composing the music is Takurō Iga with Flying Dogproducing the music.
Akari Mamiya, a first-year student from Tokyo Butei High, idolizes the S-rank Butei Aria Holmes Kanzaki and wishes to follow in her footsteps. Despite only being an inept E-rank Butei, Akari’s resolve to improve remains strong. After the idea of having an Amica contract (a senior-student mentorship program) with Aria is brought up, Akari submits a request form attempting to establish said contract. Her classmates and friends do not expect Aria to accept Akari’s request, mainly because of the girl’s strict selection process, but to everyone’s surprise, Aria gives Akari a chance through a test, which Akari miraculously passes! However, Aria will not officially make Akari her Amica until Akari meets her standards. Training under Aria will be no easy feat, as she has to concurrently manage her relationships with her friends. Will Akari have what it takes to walk down the same path as her idol? [Written by MAL Rewrite]
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