Akuma Kun is one of the well-known classic franchises that debuted in 1963. Now, a new Akuma Kun Anime is set to release this year with modern animation and art styles. This franchise has already released three manga series, one live-action series, and one anime series.
Even though the manga and anime were released a long time ago, they got a good response from fans. As a result, its officials decided to release an ONA version of Akuma Kun after 33 years of waiting.
So let’s get started on this informative news and find out everything about New Akuma Kun Anime, such as its release date, trailer, visuals, streaming platforms, cast, and staff details.
New Akuma Kun Anime Release Date and Trailer
On July 30, 2023, the officials finally revealed the release date of the series with the release of a new trailer. Moreover, this new trailer was released on Netflix Japan’s YouTube channel. According to the trailer, Akuma Kun Anime will be released on November 9, 2023, only on Netflix.
However, the theme songs of the series are yet to be revealed by the officials, but we hope they will do that soon. As soon as we get any further information about its theme songs, we will immediately share it with you.
Main Visual, Cast, and Staff of the New Akuma Kun Anime
On the same date as its new trailer, it officially released the main visual for the series. Moreover, this main visual features three major characters of the series, such as Ichiro Umegi (Akuma kun), Mephisto III, and Strofire, along with the series’ release date. On the other hand, its officials also revealed some of the major cast and staff members for the series.
Here are the major cast members of the series:
- Ichiro Umoregi (Akuma II), whose voice will be provided by Yuuki Kaji
- Gremory, whose voice will be provided by Fairouz Ai
- Strofire, whose voice will be provided by Hiro Shimono
- Etsuko Umoregi, whose voice will be provided by Michiyo Yanagisawa
- Sanae Kazama, whose voice will be provided by Ryoko Shiraishi
- Satan, whose voice will be provided by Yusaku Yara
Here are the major staff members for the series:
- Original creator: Shigeru Mizuki
- Character Design: Sakae Shibuya
- Chief Director: Junichi Sato
- Series Director: Fumitoshi Oizaki
- Series Composition: Hiroshi Ohnogi
- Music: Akio Izutsu
- Art Director: Yumiko Kuga
- Color design: Kunio Tsujita
- Magic Circle Design: Wataru Osakabe
On the other hand, New Akuma Kun Anime will be produced by two popular animation studios, Toei Animation and Encourage Films. Moreover, the past series of the franchise were also produced by Toei Animations in 1989, which is why they again chose this studio to produce their new version of Akuma Kun.
Let us remind you that Toei Animations is one of the oldest anime studios and has produced series since 1960. The Dragon Ball franchise, One Piece, Sailor Moon, Slam Dunk, And Digimon franchises are the most popular works of this studio.
That’s it for the post! We hope you found this informative news to be useful. Stay tuned with us for more of the latest anime and manga news.
Frequently Asked Questions:
Akuma Kun anime depicts the story of a boy named Ichiro Umoregi who wants to create an ideal society where humans live a happy life. In order to create this ideal society, he takes help from several unusual species.
Horror, Supernatural, and Suspense are the major genres of the series. This series also had a mythology theme and featured several supernatural species.
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Source: Official Website