The official website for the upcoming Fall 2016 TV anime Drifters
has announced additional cast members. The series is expected to premiere on October 7 at 23:00 JST via Tokyo MX, followed by Tochigi TV, KBS Kyoto, and Gifu Housou. FUNimation previously announced
that the series will be simulcast on their streaming platform, though the streaming date has yet to be announced.
Nao Kanno: Tatsuhisa Suzuki
(Brotherhood: Final Fantasy XV
Butch Cassidy: Daisuke Ono
The Sundance Kid: Wataru Takagi
(JoJo no Kimyou na Bouken: Diamond wa Kudakenai
Minamoto no Yoshitsune: Akira Ishida
(Shouwa Genroku Rakugo Shinjuu
will adapt the manga series of the same name, which is drawn by Kouta Hirano
. The series has been serialized in Young King OURs
magazine since 2009 and currently has five volumes published. The fifth volume was released on June 6 of this year and included a 41-minute OVA episode
. Dark Horse licensed the manga for North American release in August 2011, with its most recent volume released in March 2014.