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The main cast for the series have been announced.
Yuuyua Sakaki: Kensho Ono
Yuzu Hiiragi: Yuuna Inamura
Reiji Akaba: Yoshimasa Hosoya
Previous Related News: 'Yu-Gi-Oh!' to Receive New TV Anime to Air Spring 2014
[b]Date A Live II
Several new key visuals
were revealed along and additional cast were announced for the series.
Shiori Itsuka: Saeko Zougou
Mikie Okamine: Satou Kanami
Mildred F Fujimura: Saki Ogasawara
James A Paddington: Toshiharu Nakanishi
Jessica Bailey: Yuki Kaida
Elliot Woodman: Jouji Nakata
Previous Related News: Anime 'Date A Live' to Get Second Season
[b]Soredemo Sekai wa Utsukushii
A new key visual
along with additional cast for the series have been announced.
Nike Lemerchier: Rena Maeda
Livius I: Nobunaga Shimazaki
Neal: Tomokazu Sugita
Mira: Mariya Ise
Nia: Ai Kayano
Kara: Yuka Terasaki
Rani: Daisuke Namikawa
Source: Comic Natalie
Previous Related News: TV Anime Adaptation of 'Soredemo Sekai wa Utsukushii' To Air Spring 2014
A new key visual can be found on the official site
for the series. Additional cast were also revealed.
Shogo Kiryuu: Yoshimasa Hosoya
Saki Yamagishi: Rumi Ookubo
Source: Animate TV
Previous Related News: Manga 'Isshuukan Friends.' to Get Anime Adaptation
[b]Gochuumon wa Usagi Desu ka
A new key visual
, character designs
, along with additional cast for the series have been revealed.
Maya: Sora Tokui
Meg: Rie Murakawa
Bluemountain Aoyama: Saori Hayami
Source: Official site
Previous Related News: Manga 'Gochuumon wa Usagi desu ka?' to Receive Anime Adaptation
It has been announced that seiyuu Daisuke Ono
will be voicing the lead character in the anime adaptation of the Barakamon
Studio: Kinema Citrus
Seishuu Handa: Daisuke Ono
Official Website: http://www.barakamon.jp/
Previous Related News: Manga 'Barakamon' to be Animated
Some of the staff for the series have been announced.
Director: Shuhei Morita
(nominated for this year's Oscar Short Animation Award for Kyuujyuukyuu
Character Design: Kazuhiro Miwa
Series Composition: Chouji Mikasano
Studio: Studio Pierrot
Other Anime News
Eagle Talon Extreme Anime Announced
The official website
for the Flash anime franchise, Himitsu Kessha Taka no Tsume
has announced a 5th addition: Himitsu Kessha Taka no Tsume EX
. The new series will premiere in April.
The franchise centers on the antics of the titular group, the Secret Society Eagle Talon Extreme, and their bumbling attempts to take over the world.
Source: Scan via ANN
Kodansha Comics North America Announces Manga Licences
Kodansha Comics recently announced that it has acquired the publishing licenses for the mangas Noragami
Source: Kodansha Comics Official Tumblr Noragami Manga Announcement
, Kodansha USA Official Twitter GDGD-DOGS (Manga Dogs) Announcement
Seiyuu Takuma Terashima Deletes Twitter Account Over Harassment
The agency representing seiyuu Takuma Terashima
announced via its blog that his Twitter account is now closed. It cited inappropriate and potentially dangerous messages addressed to the seiyuu as the reason for the closure. The blog post also addresses an apology to the fans.