What You Need to Know:
- Previously we revealed that Whistle was getting a live stage. How they are going to play soccer on a live stage though, is beyond Honey's Anime. Now the site has revealed the actors and a key visual!
- Whistle! started as a manga that ran in Shounen Jump! in the weekly publication from 1998-2002. Right before the manga ended, it was given a three cours season anime of 39 episodes that ran into 2003.
- Oficially titled "Whistle! BREAK THROUGH -Kabe wo tsukiyabure-", the live stage will focus on the rivalry between Musashi no Mori Junior High School and Sakura Jousui Junior High School where the main character, Shou Kazamatsuri goes to school! His dream was to play soccer in the series and go to Musashi no Mori Junior High School, which is famous for soccer, to play but he could never make it! So he transfers to Sakura Jousui Junior High School to compete and rival his former classmates. Check out some of the cast below and the poster below!
- Shou Kazamatsuri - Kaito Nakamura
Mizuno Tatsuya - Ryuutarou Akimoto
Shigeki Satou - Maasa Igarashi
Fuwa Daichi - Ryoutarou Kosaka
Takai Masato - Shoudai Moriuchi and many more!
- There is a treat for international fans as well as this will be going to Hong Kong and Taiwan! It will be shown in movie theaters there. What are your thoughts? Are you exicted for this news?
Love me a good shounen sports anime. I could go see this!
I just hope they find a way to play soccer better than how the actors rode bikes in yowamushi pedal! hahaha