On the official page for the anime adaptation of the multimedia project Hypnosis mic, entitled Hypnosis Mic: Division Rap Battle - Rhyme AnimaThe distribution information for the Blu-ray / DVD volumes has been released, which also confirms that the series will have thirteen episodes.
- Volume 1 (episodes 1 and 2): December 23, 2020.
- Volume 2 (episodes 3 and 4): February 10, 2021.
- Volume 3 (episodes 5 to 7): March 17, 2021.
- Volume 4 (episodes 8-10): April 14, 2021.
- Volume 5 (episodes 11-13): May 19, 2021.
The anime will premiere in Japan on October 3rd and should actually premiere in July. However, the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on production have postponed the premiere.
The rap project includes speakers playing the genre and was released in September 2017. The performers include the following groups:
- Ikebukuro Divison Busters Bros (Subaru Kimura, Haruki Ishiya, Kohei Amasaki).
- Yokohama Division Mad Trigger Crew (Shintaro Asanuma, Shinichiro Kamio, Wataru komada).
- Shinjuku Division Matenro (Sho Hayami, Ryuichi Kijima, Ken Ito).
- Shibuya Division Fling Posse (Yusuke Shirai, Soma Saito, Yukihiro nozuyama).
- Osaka Division Dotsuitare Hompo (Kengo Kawanishi, Ryota iwasaki, Takaya Kuroda).
- Nagoya Division Bad Ass Temple (Yuki Sakakihara, Shouta Hayama, Eiji Takeuchi).
- Katsumi Ono ((Hataraki Mann, Senki Zesshou Symphogear, Yu-Gi-Oh! 5 Duel Scoop, Girly Air Force) is responsible for project management in the studies A-1 pictures.
- Minako Shiba ((Kuroshitsuji, Dakaretai Otoko Ichi-ni ni Odosarete Imasu) is responsible for the character design for the animation.
- Shin Yoshida ((Yu Gi Oh !, Zone of the Enders) is responsible for writing and monitoring the scripts.
- The group Division All Stars plays the opening song entitled "Hypnosis Mic -Rhyme Anima-"
Synopsis for Hypnose Mic: Division Rap Battle - Reim Anima
In a world where women dominate government, the creation and use of weapons is strictly prohibited. The conflicts are by no means over: instead of weapons, wars are fought with words. With the power of the "hypnosis microphone", the letters can affect the opponent in various ways and cause real damage. Those in the divisions outside of Chuou Township are waging violent rap battles as a weapon to continually expand their territories.
Source: official page
© 『ヒ プ ノ シ ス マ ク ク -Division Rap Battle-』 Rhyme Anima 製作 委員会