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Noragami Anime 2nd Season Greenlit, Original Cast Returning

Noragami Season 2 Reveal - Monthly Shonen Magazine - 20150331The latest issue (May 2015) of Kodansha’s Monthly Shonen Magazine announced that a second season of Noragami was greenlit for production. The new season will bring back the staff and cast from the original run.

The confirmed cast is as follows:

  • Yato: Hiroshi Kamiya
  • Hiyori Iki: Maaya Uchida
  • Yukine: Yuuki Kaji
  • Bishamon: Miyuki Sawashiro
  • Kazuma: Jun Fukuyama
  • Kofuku: Aki Toyosaki
  • Daikoku: Daisuke Ono
  • Tenjin: Toru Ohkawa
  • Mayu: Asami Imai
  • Nora: Rie Kugimiya

Kotaro will return to direct the series at BONES, with Deko Akao handling series composition and Toshihiro Kawamoto on character designs.

FUNimation currently holds the North American rights to the first season. It’s available both on DVD, and streaming outlets including Netflix and FUNimation’s own platform.

Source: Anime News Network

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