Netflix’s Bubble Anime Film Soundtrack to Release in May, Includes Ending Theme by Riria.

27.April.2022 | ANIME&GAME / MOVIE / MUSIC

The soundtrack for the anime film Bubble will be released on May 11, 2022, both in a physical version and on streaming services! The film is scheduled to open in theaters across Japan on May 13 and will be streaming globally on Netflix on April 28, 2022. The entire soundtrack is produced by beloved composer Hiroyuki Sawano.


Wit Studio is in charge of Bubble’s animation. Tetsurou Araki (Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress) is the film’s director while Gen Urobuchi (Puella Magi Madoka Magica) is the scriptwriter. Artist Takeshi Obata (Death Note) serves as the film’s original character designer and Satoshi Kadowaki (Attack on Titan) handles the chief animation direction. Singer-songwriter Riria will voice the film’s main heroine, Uta. She joins Jun Shison as Hibiki, Mamoru Miyano as Shin, Yuuki Kaji as Kai, Tasuku Hatanaka as Denki Ninja Leader, Sayaka Senbongi as Usagi, Marina Inoue as Undertaker Leader, and Alice Hirose as Makoto.


Popular among Gen-Z, Riria wrote the ending theme Jaa ne, Mata Ne (See You, Catch You Later), which will be included on the soundtrack. Be sure to watch the film when it appears on Netflix next week!

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    ©2022「バブル」製作委員会

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