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Zoids Wild Anime Adds A New Cast Member


Get ready for a new challenger… who’s also familiar?

Earlier today, the official Zoids Wild anime website revealed a new cast member for the series. Kaito Ishikawa will play Drake, who pilots the Gil Raptor for the Death Metal Empire.

A character visual was also revealed, which you can check out below:

Zoids Wild Character Visual - Drake & Gil Raptor

Zoids Wild will air this summer on MBS. A specific première date hasn’t been specified as of press time.

Zoids Wild Key VisualThe show will be produced by Oriental Light and Magic. Norihiko Sudo (Comic Party, Pokemon Advance) will direct the title, while Mitsutaka Hirota (Nanbaka, The Prince of Tennis II) takes charge of series composition.

The series will star the following:

  • Arashi: Kenshō Ono
  • Bacon: Takahiro Sakurai
  • Onigiri: Etsuko Kozakira
  • Penne: Mikako Komatsu
  • Gyoza: Subaru Kimura

Sources: Ota-suke

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