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'Kinnikuman: Kanpeki Chоujin Shiso-hen' Announces More Cast [Update 6/23]

by DatRandomDude
Jun 22, 12:54 PM | 3 Comments
The official website of the Kinnikuman: Kanpeki Chоujin Shiso-hen (Kinnikuman: Perfect Origin Arc) television anime revealed additional cast members on Saturday. The television anime is set to air with episode 0 on July 7 at 11:30 p.m. on CBC and TBS' 28 affiliated stations on the Agaru Anime programming block, followed by BS11 and Animax. Episode 0 will feature re-animated scenes from past arcs.

Cast
Wolfman: Kendou Kobayashi (Promare)
Big the Budo: Akira Kawashima (Nanatsu no Taizai Movie 2: Hikari ni Norowareshi Mono-tachi)
Brockenman: Jun Kasama (Revenger)
Kinkotsuman: Tomokazu Seki (JoJo no Kimyou na Bouken Part 6: Stone Ocean)
Iwao: Katsuyuki Konishi (Helck)
Bibinba Kinniku: Sumire Uesaka (Urusei Yatsura (2022))

Akira Satou (Ao Ashi) is helming the anime at Production I.G. Makoto Fukami (Tengoku Daimakyou) is handling the series composition, and Hirotaka Marufuji (Lupin III: Part 6) is designing the characters. Yasuharu Takanashi (Tsuki ga Michibiku Isekai Douchuu) is the music composer.

The anime adapts Yudetamago's action comedy manga, which was serialized in Weekly Shounen Jump from 1979 to 1987. The manga returned to the ShuuPlay News web magazine in 2011. Shueisha shipped the 85th volume on July 4.

Weekly Playboy serialized two sequel manga from 1997 to 2011. Shueisha released the second manga's 28th and final volume in December 2011.

Source: Comic Natalie


Update June 23

The official website of the Kinnikuman: Kanpeki Chоujin Shiso-hen (Kinnikuman: Perfect Origin Arc) television anime revealed eight additional cast members, the theme songs, and a third promotional video on Sunday.

Cast
Specialman: Atsushi Tamaru (Nanatsu no Maken ga Shihai suru)
Canadianman: Wataru Komada (Hypnosis Mic: Division Rap Battle - Rhyme Anima)
Tileman: Koudai Inaoka
Currycook: Kentarou Tone (Bakuman.)
Benkiman: Masayuki Katou (Overlord)
Knock: Hideo Ishikawa (Naruto)
Kazuo Nakano: Tetsuya Yanagihara (Katekyou Hitman Reborn!)
Kimiko Nakano: Eriko Kadokura (Boku to Roboco)

Yasuharu Takanashi and FLOW (Code Geass: Hangyaku no Lelouch) are performing the opening theme "LOVE & JUSTICE" and Mamoru Miyano, who voices the main character, is performing the ending theme "Choujin." Miyano will also perform a new version of the "Kinnikuman Go Fight!" opening theme from the original anime series as the theme song for episode 0.

PV 3


Source: Comic Natalie

3 Comments Recent Comments

Still waiting for someone to announce a simulcast for this one.

Jun 25, 3:34 PM by malvarez1

News Update


The official website of the Kinnikuman: Kanpeki Chоujin Shiso-hen (Kinnikuman: Perfect Origin Arc) television anime revealed eight additional cast members, the theme songs, and a third promotional video on Sunday.

Cast
Specialman: Atsushi Tamaru (Nanatsu no Maken ga Shihai suru)
Canadianman: Wataru Komada (Hypnosis Mic: Division Rap Battle - Rhyme Anima)
Tileman: Koudai Inaoka
Currycook: Kentarou Tone (Bakuman.)
Benkiman: Masayuki Katou (Overlord)
Knock: Hideo Ishikawa (Naruto)
Kazuo Nakano: Tetsuya Yanagihara (Katekyou Hitman Reborn!)
Kimiko Nakano: Eriko Kadokura (Boku to Roboco)

Yasuharu Takanashi and FLOW (Code Geass: Hangyaku no Lelouch) are performing the opening theme "LOVE & JUSTICE" and Mamoru Miyano, who voices the main character, is performing the ending theme "Choujin." Miyano will also perform a new version of the "Kinnikuman Go Fight!" opening theme from the original anime series as the theme song for episode 0.

PV 3


Source: Comic Natalie

Jun 23, 12:36 PM by DatRandomDude

It's nice to see that one of the classic battle shounens (almost the very first one, as for the first anime that could be called as such was Ring ni Kakero; it began serialization before the original Kinnikuman manga started) still receives love in the anime industry.

Jun 22, 6:04 PM by Adnash

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