After taking the tasty surprise around last week, McDonalds Japan finally has released its CM winter anime to promote limited time burgers 'Gracoro' on its YouTube channel. The only Japanese burgers Gratin Croquette Burgers have started to appear in Japanese stores on December 4 and last only for a limited time.
The CM is available in 15 – second version (as seen above) and a 15 – second version . Presents the vocal talents of the ex-AKB 43 center Atsuko Maeda and voice actors Ayana Taketatsu ( Kirino Kosaka in Oreimo , Leafa a Sword Art Online ) and Aimi ( Kasumi Toyama in BanG Dream , Sherry to Plastic memories ).
On a snowy night of Tokyo winters, three girls playing lacrosse – which in Japanese features three of the same characters as Katakana's Gracoro '- together with high school, meeting in a fictitious version of Kabukicho McDonalds in Shinjuku. This was the same McDonalds who was also present in the anime film of Makoto Shinkai, Weathering with You .
The campaign web page also features audio dramas based on CM characters and full versions of the passages of each of the voice actors. Both the normal Gratin Croquette Burger that the new Beef Demi Sauce Cheese Gratin Croquette Burger is currently for sale in Japan. Come in while they are hot because they usually don't last long …
Source: McDonalds Japan YouTube Channel
Daryl Harding is a Japanese correspondent for Crunchyroll News. He also manages the YouTube channel on Japanese things called TheDoctorDazza, tweets on @DoctorDazza and publishes photos of his travels on Instagram.