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'Junketsu no Maria' TV Anime to Premiere January 2015

by Dunois
Aug 31, 2014 11:36 PM | 32 Comments
It has been announced that the TV anime adaptation of Masayuki Ishikawa's manga Junketsu no Maria will premiere in January 2015. The official website for the anime project featuring staff and cast details went live today. A Twitter account for the anime was also launched. It has been confirmed that Production I.G is helming the project.

The anime adaptation was announced last October.

Maria: Hisako Kanemoto
Artemis: Yoko Hikasa
Joseph; Kensho Ono
Michael: Kikuko Inoue
Priapos: Mikako Komatsu
Ezekiel: Kana Hanazawa

Director: Goro Taniguchi
Character Design: Yuriko Chiba
Music: Masato Kouda

Official website:

Official Twitter account:

Source: Otakomu, ANN

Previous related news on MAL: Manga 'Junketsu no Maria' Gets Anime Adaptation

News submitted by Stark700

20 of 32 Comments Recent Comments

No. Just No.

Oct 23, 2014 6:31 PM by SakurasouBusters

I really like the cast and I.G., but the Manga's character design is pretty strange looking.
Well, I will still watch this.

Sep 5, 2014 7:19 AM by Tengai

oh my the character almost freak me out

Sep 2, 2014 2:00 PM by Mr_Gutts

-Klad- said:
Mixed feelings about this.

Sep 1, 2014 8:19 PM by Ando

I guess giving it the 3-episode rule wouldn't hurt.

EasyGo-er said:
More adaptation by I.G? Nothing can go wrong with an adaptation by I.G Port I guess unless the source material is really sub-par. Man, I wish Tokyo Ghoul was done by I.G instead of Pierrot ;.;

You're not the only one, trust me. I have fantasized enough about how TG would turn out if it was picked up by I.G.

Sep 1, 2014 3:44 PM by Resident

Will check out because IG.

Sep 1, 2014 3:17 PM by Mayuka

Red_Keys said:
>Female lead

Looking pretty good so far-


ecchi tags on low read manga should be taken with a grain of salt, there are alot of unwarranted tags

Sep 1, 2014 3:02 PM by JizzyHitler

Been a while since I.G. did something like this. Definitely gonna check it out

Sep 1, 2014 3:00 PM by nikolai131

Wondering if Production IG will keep the ecchi in the first place...
Synopsis is decent.

But if it's the mangaka from Moyashimon, it'll probably be somewhat educational.
+ Production IG quality.

Will watch.

Sep 1, 2014 11:40 AM by Mirorin

I'll give this a chance, but the synopsis does leave a slight bad impression.

Sep 1, 2014 9:39 AM by Hoppy

I think I may give this anime a try!

Sep 1, 2014 9:25 AM by removed-user

Why is this even tagged as ecchi? Outside of slightly skimpy outfits, it's pretty harmless from what I've read

Sep 1, 2014 8:13 AM by Cheesekao

Wintovisky said:
It seems like 90% of the news I read about new productions and upcoming stuff are about ecchi anime :|
at least people wont complain about fan-service after seing ecchi tag...Maybe

Sep 1, 2014 8:02 AM by LoneWizzy

It is from Moyashimon author hahaha. Liked the female character design. I hope it stays true to the mangaka art style. I hated how that was changed for the 2nd season of Moyashimon.

Sep 1, 2014 7:28 AM by huntx

The casts are quite known. However, the synopsis killed it. I don't mind the ecchi, although the character design looks off. I'm thinking twice about watching this.

Sep 1, 2014 7:04 AM by CreamZi

Probably I won't give it a shot, I'm not a big fan of ecchi shows.

Sep 1, 2014 6:44 AM by Sensus_97

Synopsis looks boring to me and i hate the character design.
I`ll pass.

Sep 1, 2014 6:08 AM by Gridley

I wonder if the anime will faithfully follow the manga storyline.

Sep 1, 2014 4:59 AM by AoiMizu

Wintovisky said:
It seems like 90% of the news I read about new productions and upcoming stuff are about ecchi anime :|

Sep 1, 2014 4:39 AM by -miraii

Never heard of this before.

Sep 1, 2014 3:47 AM by Kenchiin

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