As expected, the highly anticipated Play It Cool Guys anime continues to impress with its developments. The official website for the television series has recently been updated with exciting new information, including the addition of a new cast member and the revelation of the artist behind the ending theme song. This news comes just a few days after the release of a new and thrilling trailer for the show.
Typically, a bishounen protagonist is portrayed as a handsome, young man with a tall and slim build, silky smooth hair, and captivating eyes that seem to hold the secrets of the world. However, it is refreshing to see this trope subverted or explored in new ways. Below is a comprehensive list of all the details you need to know about the upcoming anime.
Play It Cool Guys delves into the conventions of the bishounen genre by questioning the seemingly perfect nature of its protagonists. On the surface, it may appear that these characters possess angelic beauty and innate talents, effortlessly excelling in all that they do. However, the reality is that maintaining such a carefree and nonchalant appearance, which is highly valued in the bishounen genre, requires a significant amount of planning, contemplation, and rehearsed effort. The show offers a glimpse behind the carefully constructed facade, revealing the hard work and dedication that goes into appearing effortlessly flawless.
Play It Cool Guys Anime Official Announcement
Kokone Nata’s popular manga, Play It Cool Guys anime, Guys, is being adapted into an anime series, set to air on TV Tokyo in Japan for its highly-anticipated second season. Ahead of its premiere, a new promotional video, key visual, and a new cast member have been revealed. The new character, Shirakawa, will be voiced by Ayako Kawasumi, and is set to play the role of Motoharu’s editor. The series is directed by Chiaki Kon, produced by Studio Pierrot and features music composed by Masato Nakayama, character designs by Eri Taguchi, and script written by Makoto Uezu. Additionally, the opening theme, “Warau na!” (Don’t laugh!) by Syudou was also unveiled, adding to the anticipation for the upcoming season.
Play It Cool Guys Anime Plot
The central characters of this anime, Play It Cool Guys, are a group of young men who perceive themselves as effortlessly cool and untouchable. Despite their efforts to maintain this image, they continually fall short due to their rookie mistakes and lack of genuine coolness. They are a collection of nerdy individuals, constantly striving to present themselves as cooler than they truly are. Throughout the anime, these characters make a daily effort to appear cool but inevitably fail, resulting in comical and entertaining scenarios. The anime follows their attempts to maintain their desired image and the humorous consequences of their efforts.
Play It Cool Guys Anime Release Date
The premiere episode of the anime series, Play It Cool Guys, is set to air on January 2, 2023, and will be available for live-streaming on Crunchyroll. While the story initially focused on individual character adventures, the main cast continues to interact and play a prominent role in the narrative. The plot remains both thrilling and humorous as the characters navigate their daily lives and make relatable mistakes such as drinking from the wrong end of a straw or forgetting to push the button at a traffic light, highlighting their humanity. For further updates and information, please check out Anime Daily.