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“Maō-sama, Retry!” Anime Cast Adds Sora Tokui, 1 More


Earlier today, the official Maō-sama Retry! anime website updated with two new cast members. The series will add the following:

  • Mikan: Hitomi Nabatame
  • Yukikaze: Sora Tokui

Visuals for both characters were also revealed, which you can check out below.

Maō-sama, Retry! will hit Japanese TV in July. The series will air on TV Tokyo and BS Fuji, among other networks.

Mao-sama Retry Anime Visual Hiroshi Kimura (The Irresponsible Captain Tylor, Danchigai) will direct the project at studio Ekachi Epilka, with Chiyo Nakayama providing character designs. Ōka Tanisaki is in charge of series composition for the project.

The confirmed voice cast includes:

  • Hakuto Kunai (Akira Ōno): Kenjiro Tsuda
  • Aku: Kanon Takao
  • Luna Elegant: Kaori Ishihara
  • Killer Queen: Haruka Tomatsu
  • Angel White: Aki Toyosaki
  • Yū Kirino: Rina Satou

Kurone Kanzaki and illustrator Amaru Minotake’s Maō-sama, Retry! light novels launched under Futabasha’s Monster Bunko imprint in October 2017. The title currently spans three books, with the latest volume hitting stores on April 20, 2018.

A manga adaptation by Kanzaki and artist Amaru Minotake launched on Futabasha’s Web Comic Action digital platform in October 2017. The third volume shipped to stores on January 30.

Mao-sama Retry Anime VisualManga resource Baka-Updates describes the title as:

Oono Akira, a working adult that can be found anywhere was transported to a different world while logged into a character known as the “Demon Lord” in a game he manages. There he meets a child with a disabled leg, and they begin to travel together, but there’s no way that others will leave a “demon lord” with such overwhelming strength alone.

While being targeted by countries and saints that are trying to subdue the demon lord, they cause turmoil wherever they go.

Demon lord on the outside, normal person on the inside, a misunderstanding type fantasy!

Source: Comic Natalie

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