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'Police in a Pod' releases second PV, airs January 2022

Written by: Nicole Castro

Published on: December 29, 2021 at 11:43 PHT (GMT+8)

Miko Yasu's comedy manga series Police in a Pod has released a second promotional video (PV) for the anime adaptation which airs on Jan. 5, 2022 on TOKYO MX.

Police in a Pod is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Miko Yasu. It focuses on the struggles of protagonist Mai Kawai as a female in the police force.

The manga has been serialized in Kodansha's Morning since November 2017. It won the 66th Shogakukan Manga Award in the general category in 2021. A Japanese television drama adaptation aired on Nippon TV from July to September 2021.

The main cast includes:

  • Shion Wakayama as Mai Kawai

  • Yui Ishikawa as Seiko Fuji

  • Ryota Suzuki as Seiji Minamoto

  • Shimba Tsuchiya as Takeshi Yamada

  • Kana Hanazawa as Miwa Makitaka

  • Kendo Kobayashi as Deputy Chief

  • Rikiya Koyama as Tamotsu Hōjō


  • Source material: Miko Yasu's "Police in a Pod" (serialized in Kodansha's "Morning")

  • Director: Yuzo Sato

  • Series composition: Ryunosuke Kingetsu

  • Character design: Kei Tsuchiya

  • Assistant director: Tohru Ishida

  • Art board: Kazuyuki Hashimoto, Norihiko Yokomatsu

  • Art setting: Shinji Sugiyama

  • Color design: Harue Ohno

  • Cinematographer: Hironobu Hatanaka

  • 3D Director: Yasutaka Tanaka

  • Editor: Mariko Tsukatsune

  • Music: Nobuaki Nobusawa

  • Sound director: Kisuke Koizumi

  • Sound effects: Naoto Yamatani

  • Recording Studio: Studio T & T

  • Sound production: Magic Capsule

  • Production Producers: Mariko Ashikawa, Satoki Toyoda

  • Animation production: Madhouse

  • Production: "Police in a Pod" Production Committee

Synopsis from MAL:

Female police officer Kawai had enough of a career she wasn't even that into and was about to hand in her registration, when the unthinkable happened—she met the new, female director of her station! And after spending a little time with this gorgeous role model, Kawai realizes that maybe she isn't quite done being an officer after all.


Source: Police in a Pod official Twitter, official website, Comic Natalie


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