According to Mantan Web, Kyoto Animation’s next project is an original swimming club TV anime, entitled 「Free!」. The broadcast premiere of the new series is scheduled to air this July on channel ABC and Tokyo MX.
Haruka has been spending the high school days idly. One day, Haruka meets Rin, his old friend at the elementary school, and gets overwhelmed by Rin’s swimming skill. In order to beat Rin, Haruka establishes a swimming club with his friends.
- Director: Utsumi Hiroko
- Series Composition: Yokotani Masahiro
- Character Designer: Nishiya Futoshi
- Music Composer: Katou Tatsuya
- Animation Production: Kyoto Animation
- Nanase Haruka – (CV: Shimazaki Nobunaga)
- Matsuoka Rin – (CV: Miyano Mamoru)
- Tachibana Makoto – (CV: Suzuki Tatsuhisa)
- Hazuki Nagisa – (CV: Yonaga Tsubasa)
- Ryugasaki Rei – (CV: Hirakawa Daisuke)