It was introduced on July 30 that T.M. Revolution and Golden Bomber's Kirisho shall be taking up from After the Rain in singing the opening theme to the Japanese model of the latest Pokémon TV anime sequence, Pokémon Journeys. Their rendition of “1 ・ 2 ・ 3” below the "band identify" Nishikawa-kun to Kirisho (Nishikawa-kun and Kirisho) will debut on episode 32 of the sequence when it airs on TV Tokyo on August 9.
When the theme “1 ・ 2 ・ 3” was first introduced, it was reported that a number of folks would sing Mafumafu's composition, with After the Rain being the primary band to carry out the tune. Now, Takanori Nishikawa (who performs below the identify T.M. Revolution) and Kirisho shall be taking the baton from Mafumafu and Soraru, rearranging the one, and placing their very own mark on it.
Nishikawa questioned "Why ask me?" when he was first requested to do the tune, however after studying the request got here from Mafumafu himself, he determined to simply accept the request and hold the tune "in excellent care."
Pokémon Journeys: The Sequence aired each Sunday evening in Japan on TV Tokyo. Netflix has the rights to the TV anime sequence in the USA, releasing the primary 12 episodes on June 12, with no date for the following batch.
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Daryl Harding is a Japan Correspondent for Crunchyroll Information. He additionally runs a YouTube channel about Japan stuff known as TheDoctorDazza, tweets at @DoctorDazza, and posts images of his travels on Instagram.