The Witch and the Beast Anime Unveils More Cast & Staff, New Visual – News

The official web site for the tv anime of Kōsuke Satake‘s The Witch and the Beast (Majo to Yajū) manga unveiled extra solid and employees members in addition to a brand new visible for the anime on Monday.

Image by way of The Witch and the Beast anime’s website

The newly introduced solid members are:

  • Yōko Hikasa as Ione
  • Noriko Shibasaki as Mary
  • Junko Minagawa as Kiera Haines
  • Hidenobu Kiuchi as Reuben Cole
  • Atsushi Takasaka as Shulk
  • Takuma Terashima as Loran
  • Saori Hayami as Phanora Kristoffel
  • Ryota Ohsaka as Johan
  • Hozumi Gōda as Jeff Enker
  • Nozomu Sasaki as Necromancer

The anime stars Yō Taichi as Guideau and Toshiyuki Morikawa as Ashaf.

The newly introduced employees members embrace:

  • Series Script Supervisor: Yūichirō Momose
  • Sub Character Design: Kei Tsushima
  • Prop Design: Miki Matsuda
  • Art Director: Hirotsugu Kakoi
  • Editing: Mai Hasegawa
  • Compositing Director of Photography: Natsumi Uchida
  • Color Key Artist: Hee Sook Wang
  • 3D Director: Takuji Goshima
  • 2D Setting: Hiroyuki Yazaki
  • Art Setting: Daigorō Yamaguchi, Satoshi Miura
  • Sound Director: Takuya Hiramitsu
  • Music: Hanae Nakamura, Natsumi Tabuchi
  • Music Production: Nichion
  • Sound Production: Dax Production

As beforehand introduced, Takayuki Hamana (Sorcerous Stabber Orphen) is directing the anime at Yokohama Animation Lab. Hiroya Iijima (Afro Samurai) is designing the characters.

Image by way of The Witch and the Beast anime’s website

The anime will premiere on TBS and BS11 in January 2024. Crunchyroll will stream the anime because it airs in Japan. Crunchyroll additionally held the anime’s world premiere screening at Anime NYC final Friday.

Crunchyroll describes the anime’s story:

It all began with the 17 “Origins,” whose powers have been handed right down to people who nonetheless exist round the world at present. A person carrying a coffin and a lady with the eyes of a beast seem in a city. The lady was as soon as cursed by a witch and now searches for her with a view to undo the curse. Is the witch who seems earlier than them the quarry they have been trying to find? And how can the curse be undone? This quest for revenge in opposition to an evil witch begins rolling when the beast captures the witch. This magnificent and intense darkish fantasy begins now!

Satake launched the manga in Kodansha‘s Young Magazine the third in November 2016. The manga moved to Monthly Young Magazine in 2021. Kodansha revealed the manga’s tenth compiled e-book quantity in August 2022. The manga went on hiatus in January earlier this yr and has not but returned. Kodansha USA Publishing is releasing the manga in English, and launched the tenth quantity in English on February 28

Sources: The Witch and the Beast anime’s website, Comic Natalie

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