Fans of season one can rest easy because the main voice cast will reprise their roles! Here are the new character designs:
Ayana Taketatsu (Suguha Kirigaya in Sword Art Online) as Hotaru Shidare
Atsushi Abe (Toma Kamjiou in A Certain Magical Index) as Kokonotsu Shikada
Manami Numakura (Rio Nakamura in Assassination Classroom) as Saya Endou
Tasuhisa Suzuki (Makoto Tachibana in Free!) as Tou Endou
New character Hajime Owari has not been cast, but her design was shared.
The anime’s new main production staff include:
- Director: Satoshi Kuwabara (Yu-Gi-Oh!: The Dark Side of Dimensions)
- Script Composition: Mayumi Morita (Black Jack Final)
- Character Design: Nana Miura (Young Black Jack)
- Scripts: Michiko Yokote (Dagashi Kashi season 1)
- Chief Animation Director: Akemi Kobayashi (Love Live! School Idol Project)
- Director of Photography: Junya Kodama (JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure)
- Music: Tomohata Ohsumi (Cleanliness Boy! Aoyama-kun) / Nobuaki Nobusawa (Dagashi Kashi season 1)
- Art Setting: Minoru Nishida (And Yet the Town Moves) / Mariko Iwashiro (Ebiten: Ebisugawa Public High School’s Tenmonbu)
- Art Director: Masato Shibata (Young Black Jack)
- Color Design: Yumi Aburatani (Corpse Princess: Aka)
- Editing: Tamami Watabe (Samurai Warriors)
- Animation Studio: Tezuka Productions
- Setting Cooperation: feel.
Dagashi Kashi follows the life of Kokonotsu and his pursuit of becoming a manga artist. However, he is a terrible artist and only knows about snacks. Kokonotsu never thought about running his father’s shop until the eccentric Hotaru showed up. Hotaru is the heiress to a snack conglomerate and she believes Kokonotsu possesses incredible talent.
Season two will premiere in 2018.