Viral Hit anime promo out! April 10 premiere and theme songs announced

Fuji TV has recently announced new details about the highly anticipated anime “Viral Hit” (or “Kenka Dokugaku” in Japanese), which has generated a lot of buzz online. The show is based on the popular webtoon created by Taejun Pak and Kim Jung-Hyun, which started in 2019.

Viral Hit Anime

The official trailer and new visuals have been released, along with the theme song artist announcement. The opening theme will be performed by MASSIVE THE RAMPAGE, while Crab Kani Club will perform the ending theme.



The story follows Hobin Yu, a scrawny high school student who becomes a star on a NewTube channel dedicated to fighting. After following advice from a mysterious NewTube channel, Hobin starts defeating opponents stronger than him and is soon making more money than he ever dreamed of. However, the question remains: Can Hobin keep up with his newfound fame and success, or will he eventually meet his match?

Release Date and Time

The anime is set to premiere on April 10th (effectively April 11th at 12:55 AM JST), and Crunchyroll will stream the show during the Spring 2024 season in various regions across the world.

Viral Hit Anime


Director: Masakazu Hishida (My Instant Death Ability is Overpowered, Fairy Ranmaru)
Series composer: Toshiya Ono (Blue Exorcist: Shimane Illuminati Saga)
Character designer: Satomi Miyazaki (Tomodachi Game)
Music composer: Yutaka Yamada (Vinland Saga)
Animation production: Okuruto Noboru

Cast of Viral Hit Anime:

Satoshi Niwa as Kota Shimura/Hobin Yu
Nobuhiko Okamoto as Kanegon/Jihyeuk Woo
Fairouz Ai as Aki Yashio/Gaeul
Yui Ishikawa as Kaho Asamiya/Bomi Choi
Shunsuke Takeuchi as Hamaken/Pakgo
Kaito Ishikawa as Reo Shinjo/Seong Taehun
Yoshino Aoyama as Rumi Meguro/Rumi Yeo
Yuuichi Nakamura as Tatsuya Ogi/Munseong Kim
Tomokazu Sugita as Toukei/Samdak

Overall, with its captivating storyline, talented staff, and impressive cast, Viral Hit anime is poised to be one of the most exciting releases of the year.

Source: Manhwa ‘Viral Hit’ Gets TV Anime in Spring 2024 – MyAnimeList