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“Street Corner Demon” Anime Gets Main Cast, July 11 Premiere


Earlier today, the official Machikado Mazoku (Street Corner Demon) anime website updated with a new key visual, as well as the show’s main cast and premiere date. We break the details down below.

Key Visual

The image features main characters Yūko and Momo floating above a miniature cityscape, where the secondary cast members wander.

Machikado Mazoku Anime Key Visual

Cast

The series will star the following:

  • Yūko Yoshida: Konomi Kohara
  • Momo Chiyoda: Akari Kitō
  • Lilith: Minami Takahashi
  • Mikan Yanatsugi: Tomoyo Takayanagi

Machikado Mazoku Anime Key VisualMachikado Mazoku will air on July 11. The full broadcast schedule is as follows (All times JST):

  • TBS: 7/11/2019 at 25:28 (7/12/2019 at 1:28AM)
  • BS-TBS: 7/13/2019 at 26:00 (7/14/2019 at 2:00AM)

Hiroaki Sakurai (Kodocha, Cromartie High School) will direct the project at J.C. Staff, with Mai Otsuka (Non Non Biyori, Shakugan no Shana) providing character designs. Keiichirō Ōchi (Hinamatsuri, La Corda d’Oro Blue Sky) is in charge of series composition for hte title.

Izumo Ito’s Machikado Mazoku manga launched in the pages of Houbunsha’s Manga Time Kirara magazine in September 2014. Four compiled volumes have been released to date, with the most recent shipping to stores on October 25, 2018. Volume 5 will hit retailers on June 27.

Manga resource Baka-Updates describes the title as:

A 4-koma that follows Yoshida Yuuko, a 15-year-old girl who awakens one morning with demonic power, and is tasked with defeating a local magical girl. She has horns and a tail, but truthfully less power than an ordinary girl. She struggles to lift the “curse of a 40,000 yen per month living.”

Sources: Comic Natalie, Animate Times

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