ASMR anime 'Aru Asa Dummy Head Mike ni Natteita Ore-kun no Jinsei' airs in October 2022
Meet the main cast! Tomokazu Sugita voices the reincarnated dummy head mic for girls doing ASMR.
By: Nicole S. Castro on September 30, 2022 at 09:32 PHT
The main promotional video has been released for upcoming original short anime Aru Asa Dummy Head Mike ni Natteita Ore-kun no Jinsei (English: My Life After I Became a Dummy Head Microphone One Morning). It is slated to air on Oct. 12, 2022.
As the title suggests, the story features a protagonist called Ore-kun (CV: Tomokazu Sugita) who is reincarnated as a dummy head microphone used to generate binaural recordings. Ore-kun is used by the girls of the ASMR club for their competitions.
The main PV also features the main cast and the ending theme song Katachi ni Dekinai Monologue by KOTOKO.
Yuri Asakusa (CV: Saori Onishi)
Panda Kuramae (CV: Akari Kito
Ume Toranomon (CV: Mayu Sagara)
Tsurugi Kanegafuchi (CV: Lynn)
Toto Asakusa (CV: Miyu Kubota)
Kaori Asakusa (CV: Kaori Mizuhashi)
Ore-kun (CV: Tomokazu Sugita)
Director: Yoshinobu Kasai
Character concept: cura
Character design: Midori Otsuka
Animation production: INDIVSION Co., Ltd., Ekachi Epilka Co., Ltd.
Production: Aru Asa Dummy Head Mike ni Natteita Ore-kun no Jinsei Production Committee
Source: Ore-kun official Twitter, official website, Comic Natalie
NICOLE S. CASTRO
Nicole is based in the Philippines and works as a freelance Japanese Translator/Interpreter and copywriter (English). She is a JLPT N2 passer who watches anime to "study" for N1. She has a long career history on LinkedIn (with primary focus on media and translation), but her anime watchlist is much, much longer.