The advanced screening for the first episode of the television anime adapting Jun Mochizuki's Vanitas no Carte (The Case Study of Vanitas) manga revealed on Saturday eight additional cast members, the first key visual (pictured), a third short promo, and split cours format. The anime is scheduled to premiere on July 3 at 12:00 a.m. on Tokyo MX, Tochigi TV, Gunma TV, and BS11, followed by MBS, CBC TV, Hokkaido Broadcasting, RKB Mainichi Broadcast, and Animax.
Jeanne: Inori Minase (Lord El-Melloi II Sei no Jikenbo: Rail Zeppelin Grace Note)
Lucius Oriflamme: Shino Shimoji (Shadows House)
Dominique de Sade: Ai Kayano (Sword Art Online: Alicization)
The Master: Akira Ishida (Shouwa Genroku Rakugo Shinjuu)
Murr: Miyu Komaki (Anitore! EX)
Dante: Tarou Kiuchi (Godzilla: S.P)
Johann: Kouji Yusa (ACCA: 13-ku Kansatsu-ka)
Riche: Riho Kyuuma (Mob Psycho 100 II)
Tomoyuki Itamura (Owarimonogatari) is helming the series at animation studio Bones. Deko Akao (Noragami) is handling the series composition, and Yoshiyuki Itou (Concrete Revolutio: Choujin Gensou) is designing the characters. Yuki Kajiura (Kimetsu no Yaiba) is composing the music.
Mochizuki began drawing the historical fantasy manga in Monthly Gangan Joker in December 2015. Square Enix published the eighth volume on June 22 last year. Yen Press is publishing the manga in English and will ship the eighth volume on June 15.
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