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 Dogakobo 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.
The story revolves around Akari Mamiya (played by Ayane Sakura), a first-year E-rank student at Tokyo Butei High School who aims to become a Butei and idolizes her S-rank upperclassman Aria H. Kanzaki (Rie Kugimiya). The high school has an “Amica” system where one upperclassman is paired with one underclassmen for training, and the manga follows Akari as she strives to get Aria to become her Amica.
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