The cast reveal video was streamed for Chiba as Akihiko Nirei
The official Twitter account for the television anime adaptation of Satoru Nii’s Wind Breaker manga announced on Saturday that Shōya Chiba will play Akihiko Nirei.
TVアニメ 「WIND BREAKER」
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— 公式『WIND BREAKER(ウィンドブレイカー)』 (@winbre_sakura) October 21, 2023
The film has the participation of the following stars:
© にいさとる・講談社／WIND BREAKER Project
CloverWorks will produce the animation.
Publisher Kodansha USA has licensed the manga and released it digitally in English as of spring 2022. Currently, the publisher is also publishing the series in English. print. The company describes the manga:
An adrenaline-filled manga set in a high school for criminals who are now heroes protecting their town. A strong new student arrives at the school determined to fight his way to the top and become the strongest among them. This edgy, action-packed manga is sure to excite fans of Tokyo Revengers and other stories about high school thugs
Haruka Sakura wants nothing to do with the weak—he only cares about the strongest of the strong. He has just started studying at Furin High School, a school of degenerate students known only for their fighting strength—strength they use to protect their town from anyone who wants to do anything to them. bad. But Haruka doesn’t care about being a hero or being a member of any team—he just wants to fight his way to the top!
Nii launched the manga on Kodansha’s Magazine Pocket app in Japanese in January 2021. Kodansha published the manga’s 13th compilation volume on August 8.
The comic series ranked first. Ranked 9th on AnimeJapan’s 2022 list of “Comics We Want to See Animated”
Source: Wind Breaker anime Twitter account