Video game publisher Marvelous announced on Friday that the company is producing a new multimedia project titled Kandagawa Jet Girls with Kadokawa and Egg Firm.
Producer Kenichirou Takaki (Senran Kagura), along with two other voice actors, will appear during a live-streamed presentation for the project on YouTube, Niconico, and Periscope on August 1 at 8:00 p.m (7:00 a.m. EDT).
The project will include a game produced by Marvelous and an anime. Takaki previously stated that Hiraku Kaneko (Nande Koko ni Sensei ga!?) will direct the anime series, featuring original character designs by Hanaharu Naruko (A.I.C.O.: Incarnation).
Update August 1
The Kandagawa Jet Girls livestream presentation unveiled the story, staff, cast, a teaser visual (pictured), and the first promotional video for the anime on Thursday. The television anime will air in October 2019.
A world where "Jet Race" has become a major sports, teams consisting of a "Jetter" that drives a jet ski and a "Shooter" that shoots rival racers with a water gun compete against each other.
Rin Namiki, whose mother is a legendary Jetter, dreams of one day becoming a Jet Racer herself, and leaves her hometown island for Asakusa in Tokyo.
After meeting the cool beauty Misa Aoi, the two partner up. As each race unfolds, their partnership will gradually deepen. (Source: Gematsu, edited)
Original Work: KJG Boosters
Original Plan: Kenichirou Takaki (Senran Kagura)
Series Composition: Gou Zappa (Blend S)
Character Design: Tsutomu Miyazawa (Hyakka Ryouran: Samurai Girls)
Machine Design: Kouichi Mugitani (IS: Infinite Stratos 2 mechanical design), Nanashiki Yamamoto (Senko no Rondo Duo game mechanical design)
Music Production: Lantis
Production: Egg Firm, KJG Partners