Ushio to Tora Key Visual 002 - 20150329Ushio & Tora‘s world is getting bigger!

The latest issue of Shogakukan’s Shonen Sunday magazine reveals a pair of new casting announcements for the upcoming Ushio & Tora anime series. Keiji Fujiwara will play the role of Ushio’s father, Shigure Aotsuki. Yui Makino will lend of voice to Reiko Hanyū.

In March, the official Ushio & Tora website was updated with a list of actors attached to the project. At the time, though, only four actual roles were confirmed. The current confirmed cast is as follows:

  • Ushio: Tasuku Hatanaka
  • Tora: Rikiya Koyama
  • Asako: Mikako Komatsu
  • Mayuko: Kiyono Yasuno
  • Shigure Aotsuki: Keiji Fujiwara
  • Reiko Hanyū: Yui Makino

The list of actors that were confirmed for the show, though their roles weren’t revealed yet are as follows:

  • Ai Kayano
  • Aki Toyosaki
  • Ayahi Takagaki
  • Kana Hanazawa
  • Maaya Sakamoto
  • Nana Mizuki
  • Yuuka Nanri

Ushio & Tora will begin airing on Japanese TV this July. You can check out the actual reveal below:

Ushio to Tora Fujiwara Makino Reveal - 20150426

Source: Anime News Network