Idol group concepts have inspired several great anime series. Love life!, BanG Dream, [email protected] are all great anime projects based on idols and the related industry.
Idols similarly inspire Dropout Idol Fruit Tart anime. It consists of a band of 5 teen girls who will do anything to save their dorm when all hope is lost. Hence, they decide to form an idol group to boost the popularity of the dorm.
The official Twitter account of Kadokawa anime announced the addition of a new character in the Dropout Idol Fruit Tart anime.
Yui Horie is playing the new character in Dropout Idol Fruit Tart anime by the name of Oto Kogane.
Yui Horie has been previously cast as Yukirin in AKB0048, Toru Honda in Fruits Basket
Dropout Idol Fruit Tart’s official website announced that the anime will premiere on 12th October on AT-X, TOKYO MX, and Sun TV.
It will be broadcast on KBS Kyoto and BS NTV on 13th and 14th October, respectively. The anime will be simultaneously streamed by Funimation.
The anime will also premiere on Hikari TV on 12th October and dTV channel from 16th October. Although the series was set for a July 2020 release, it is delayed till October due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
A promotional video has been released for the upcoming anime.
The trailer shows the quirky and fun members of the idol group called Fruit Tart.
The cute characters try their hardest to save their dorm and have fun among themselves while doing so.
The main cast of the Fruit Tart idols include:
|Ino Sakura||Hiyori Nitta||Izumi Asagi (Pastel Memories)|
|Roko Sekino||Risa Kubota||Ren (Konohana Kiten)|
|Hayu Nukui||Haruka Shiraishi||Asirpa (Golden Kamuy)|
|Nina Maehara||Reina Kondo||Ronie Arabel (SAO: Alicization: War of Underworld)|
|Hemo Midori||Kyoka Moriya||Rui (Aria the Scarlet Ammo AA)|
About Ochikobore Fruit Tart
Ochikobore Fruit Tart is a manga series written and illustrated by Sou Hamayumiba. Its publication in Manga Time Kirara Carat started on Nov 28, 2014.
Sakura Ino has always dreamed of becoming an idol. She moves into the Fourth dormitory of the Rat Production, a place where all the former idols live.
She soon joins former child actor Sekino Roko, musician Nukui Hayu, and model Maehara Nina to form a new idol group called “Fruit Tart” to save their soon to be demolished dormitory and repay their hundred million yen debt.