On May 30, voice actress Ayaka Nanase reported on Twitter that she had purchased a Honda CT110 scooter. It turns out that Nanase plays Reiko in the animated adaptation of Super Cub, who drives a similar scooter.
“The other day, I welcomed this CT110! I want to drive safely and take care of myself. I hope we can get along well!”
— 七瀬 彩夏 (@_ayaka_nanase) May 30, 2021
Upon learning of this, illustrator Maruyo couldn’t help but be surprised and dedicated an illustration to celebrate his new acquisition:
“Today the ninth episode of the anime is broadcast. I leave a “Reiko x CT110”. Congratulations to Nanase-san, who gave him a voice, for getting a CT110! ”
— まるよ@お仕事募集中 (@maruyo_) June 2, 2021
Not only did Nanase decide to buy a motorcycle, but Yuki Yomichi, who plays the protagonist Koguma and who is actually her industry debut, is also a big fan of this type of vehicle, and shared a photo on the onboard networks of what looks like a Honda TL125. “ This is my favorite, ” wrote Yomichi.
— 夜道 雪❄️ (@yomichiyuki) May 27, 2021
Super cub is being played on Japanese televisions and will have 12 episodes. In the end, the Super Cub anime will release on August 25th a compiled in a single-volume DVD/BD. The volume will cost $264.
The story centers on Koguma, a high school student in Yamanashi. She has no parents, friends, or hobbies and her daily life is empty. One day, Koguma gets a used Honda Super Cub motorcycle. This will be the first time she has been riding a motorcycle to school. Running out of gas and avoiding an accident has become a small source of adventure for Kagura’s empty life. She is satisfied with her new life, until her classmate, Reiko, says that she also has a motorcycle.
Koken and Hiro have published the novels through Kadokawa Publishing’s Sneaker Bunko label since May 2017, with six volumes published to date. A manga adaptation of Kanita has been published in Comic Newtypb magazine since December 2017.
Toshirou Fujii 18if, Baby Steps is directing the anime at Studio Kai Mushikago no Cagaster, Uma Musume: Pretty Derby TV Season 2. Toshizou Nemoto Bakuten !!, Inu to Hasami wa Tsukaiyou, Log Horizon is in charge of writing and supervising the scripts. Tooru Imanishi Ragnastrike Angels, Shuumatsu Nani Shitemasu ka? Isogashii Desu ka? Sukutte Moratte Ii Desu ka? is responsible for the character design. Tomohisa Ishikawa Appleseed Saga Ex Machina, Innocent Venus, Kurokami The Animation is responsible for composing the soundtrack.