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Additional 'One Punch Man' Cast and Staff Announced

by Snow
Sep 6, 2015 10:49 AM | 37 Comments
The third promotional video for the upcoming anime One Punch Man revealed new cast members, staff members, and theme songs. The video also announced that the anime will premiere on October 5.

Atomic Samurai: Kenjirou Tsuda (Gangsta.)
Bofoy: Tessyo Genda (Mobile Suit Gundam: The 08th MS Team)
Child Emperor: Minami Takayama (Berserk)
Engine Knight: Youji Ueda (JoJo no Kimyou na Bouken (2012))
Huff-Puff Prisoner: Masaya Onosaka (Baccano!)
Lightspeed Flash: Kousuke Toriumi (Hakuouki)
Metal Bat: Wataru Hatano (Papa no Iukoto wo Kikinasai!)
Pig God: Daisuke Namikawa (Arslan Senki (TV))
Superalloy Darkshine: Satoshi Hino (Bakuman.)
Watchdog: Yuji Ueda (Detroit Metal City)

Character Design, Chief Animation Director: Chikashi Kubota (Shinsekai Yori)
Art Director: Shigemi Ikeda (Overlord), Yukiko Maruyama (Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin)
Color Design: Satoshi Hashimoto (Death Note)
Director of Photography: Akane Fushihara (Kiseijuu: Sei no Kakuritsu)
Editing: Kashiko Kimura (Ore Monogatari!!)
Sound Director: Shouji Hata (Fairy Tail)
Music: Makoto Miyazaki (Dragon Crisis!)

Opening Theme Song: "THE HERO !! ~Okoreru Kobushi ni Hi wo Tsukero~" by JAM Project
Ending Theme Song: "Hoshi yori Saki ni Mitsukete Ageru" by Hiroko Moriguchi


One Punch-Man is a manga written by One and illustrated by Yusuke Murata. It was originally a webcomic published on One's own website in 2009. The series has been serialized in the web magazine Tonari no Young Jump since 2012 and was announced to receive an anime adaptation in March 2015. There are currently nine manga volumes in print.

Source: Promotional video

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Diggin that speedwagon VA

Sep 8, 2015 12:30 PM by Tekkadan

good manga.. i wonder how it in anime

Sep 8, 2015 6:48 AM by rageiX

cant wait to see if this is as good as the manga!

Sep 7, 2015 9:07 PM by Haien-sama

Epic trailer. HYPED!

Sep 7, 2015 12:54 PM by ExTemplar

gollgo13 said:
the amont of hype on this anime is too damn high .. hope its dosen't suck :3 :3

licence-less rider makes the show

Sep 7, 2015 7:29 AM by FireEmblemIke24

This is gonna be good
I can't wait until october :D

Sep 7, 2015 5:56 AM by walskynner

it's looking good, I'm so ready!

Sep 7, 2015 12:41 AM by Bird

the amont of hype on this anime is too damn high .. hope its dosen't suck :3 :3

Sep 6, 2015 11:41 PM by gollgo13

Paulo27 said:
Yeah... that OP is awful.

IKR, looks like another OP that I need to skip on, especially that I'm that certain guy who motivates to watch a certain series if the music is great. Well the animation makes up for it so HYPPPPPPPPPEEEEEEEEEEEEE

Sep 6, 2015 10:13 PM by Mizunashi

The 1st and 2nd ep are actually already out. They were previewed at the Saitama City Culture Center today. If you do some searching you can actually find ep 1 raw. Btw,

Madhouse delivers.

Sep 6, 2015 9:57 PM by Merkk

Shit OP but I'm sure all else will be solid/good.

Sep 6, 2015 6:50 PM by Tenth

i'm sensing 2 cour with this since some of those characters appear at the garou arc..

Sep 6, 2015 5:20 PM by maku21

hell yeah

Sep 6, 2015 3:59 PM by ultravigo

Jesus christ. Can it be more huped.

Sep 6, 2015 3:43 PM by KamSung

Such a real good pv but
Omg the OP just make my ears numb...-_-

Sep 6, 2015 2:53 PM by Sephia

"Pig God: Daisuke Namikawa (Arslan Senki (TV))"

Oh god, why? D:

Genos is looking so smexy though! <3

Sep 6, 2015 2:41 PM by Hisoka

That OP sucks, but everything else looks excellent. Not too sure about some of those names though.

Sep 6, 2015 1:58 PM by Atavistic

Looks good, i hope madhouse adapt correctly.

Sep 6, 2015 1:18 PM by goodbyeusers000

The hype is real, just here.

Can't wait. :D

Sep 6, 2015 1:02 PM by Niyanaka

Some of these names crack me up.

Tank top master? Really? Lol

Sep 6, 2015 1:00 PM by Joley

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