The 2nd season of the original action-adventure anime has been confirmed at the High Card AJ Special Stage with a new teaser visual. The 1st season of High Card started to premiere on 9th January and has a total of 12 episodes.
TMS Entertainment, Kadokawa, and Sammy started a multimedia project titled High Card which was announced back in June 2021. The project is a total sum of Drama CDs, manga, and a light novel. The project’s development also involves Kakegurui authors Homura Kawamoto and Hikaru Muno, who wrote the light novels Kakegurui Trip and Kakegurui Joker.
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Crunchyroll explains the plot as:
After discovering that his orphanage was on the brink of closing due to financial stress, Finn, who was living freely on the streets, set out for a casino with the aim of making a fortune. However, nothing could have prepared Finn for the nightmare that was awaiting him. Once there, Finn encountered a car chase and bloody shootout caused by a manʼs “lucky” card.
Cast and Staff
Junichi Wada directed the 1st season of the High Card anime with Naoki Kuroyanagi as the series composer. Other Staff includes:
- Screenplay- Kenichi Yamashita, Kazuhiko Inukai, Shingo Nagai
- Character- DraftEbimo
- Character Design- Nozomi Kawano
- Chief Animation Supervisor- Nozomi Kawano, Haruna Nagata
- Action Animation Director / Key Animator- Shunpei Mochizuki, Junichi Hayama
- Effect Animation Director- Takashi Hashimoto
- Color Design- Yumi Nanmoku
- Art Director- Minoru Onishi, Akira Suzuki
- Cinematographer- Tomoyuki Kunii
- CG Director- Masafumi Uchiyama
- Editor- Rie Ito
- Card Design- BALCOLONY.
- Concept Art- reoenl (FLAT STUDIO)
- Sound Director- Shoji Hata
- Sound Effects- Hiromune Kurahashi
- Music- Ryo Takahashi
- Opening Song- FIVE NEW OLD “Trickster”（Warner Music Japan）
- Animation Production- STUDIO HIBARI CO., LTD.
- Produced by- TMS ENTERTAINMENT CO., LTD.
And the cast includes:
- Sato as Finn Oldman
- Shunji Masuda as Chris Redgrave
- Horie Shinka as Leo Constantine Pinocle
- Shiraishi Haruka as Wendy Sato
- Yoshichiro Umehara as Vijay Kumar Singh
- Kazuhiro Yamaji as Bernard Simmons
- Daisuke Ono as Theodor Constantine Pinocle
- Island ⁇ Nobunaga as Owen All Days
- Kansunrihiko as Norman Kingstat
- Hangsuke Takeshin as Brist Blitz Broadhurs
- Unfavored Sonazaki as Brandi Blumenthal
- Sekiichi as Van Klondike
- Toyo Yoshinas Tilt
- Chiharu Sawaki asBobby Ball
- Tomoyuki Morikawa as Greg Young
- Hiroshashi Li Yorit as Sugar Piece
- Hideo wreath as Lindsey Betts
- Chiba as Lucky Ranchman