Spice and Wolf Manga Gets Anime Adaptation

Spice and Wolf manga is considered the best wolf romance manga series of all time. After getting so much love from fans for their first anime adaptation, the officials confirmed the second anime adaptation, titled “Spice and Wolf: Merchant Meets The Wise Wolf.”

The franchise is highly appreciated by romance lovers due to its beautiful love story between a human guy and a wolf girl. You can estimate how enormously popular the Spice & Wolf franchise is by the fact that it consists of a total of 2 light novel series, 2 manga series, 4 game series, and 1 anime series.

Every part of the series got so much love and appreciation from fans, whether you talk about its anime, manga, novel, or game series. As a result, the fans of the franchise were very excited for the second anime adaptation of the franchise and eager to know everything about it.

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So let’s get straight to this informative news and know everything we know so far about the Spice and Wolf manga and its upcoming anime adaptation. 

Spice And Wolf Manga Is Getting A New Anime Adaptation In 2024

New Holiday Visual
Source: Official Website: spice-and-wolf.com

On January 1, 2023, the officials finally revealed the release date for this upcoming anime adaptation. According to their announcement, Spice & Wolf: Merchant Meets The Wise Wolf will be released in April 2024. TV Tokyo and other Japanese television networks will release it for Japanese viewers.

While Crunchyroll will release it for international viewers. However, the officials have not yet confirmed the exact release date for the series. On the same date as its release date announcement, the officials also released the new special holiday visual for the series.

This key visual features Holo, the female lead character of the series. She looks extremely attractive in her red kimono dress.

Cast And Staff Of Spice And Wolf New Anime

Cast of Spice And Wolf New Anime
Source: Official Website: spice-and-wolf.com

The officials already revealed some of the major cast and production team members of the series in their previous announcement. Most of their staff and voice cast have already worked on previous projects in the franchise. Now, they are ready to do their best in this upcoming anime adaptation of the Spice and Wolf manga.

Here are the major voice actors in the series who will provide their voices for the main characters:

  • Ami Koshimizu is a popular Japanese voice actress who will provide her voice for Holo. Some of her best-known works are Kallen Stadtfeld in Code Geass, Takuto Hasegawa in Magician’s Academy, Hibiki Hojo in Suite PreCure, Sailor Jupiter in Sailor Moon Crystal, Yang Xiao Long in both RWBY, and many more.
  • Jun Fukuyama is also a popular Japanese voice actor who will provide his voice for Kraft Lawrence. Some of his best-known works are Lelouch Lamperouge in Code Geass, Koro-sensei in Assassination Classroom, Joker in Persona 5, King in The Seven Deadly Sins, Finral in Black Clover, and many more.

Here are the major staff members of the upcoming anime television series:

  • Original creator: Isuna Hasekura
  • Original Character Designer: Juu Ayakura
  • Chief Director: Takeo Takahashi
  • Anime Director: Hijiri Sanpei
  • Music: Kevin Penkin

Moreover, the officials also replaced Brain’s Base, the previous studio and production team that produced the first anime adaptation. Now, they chose another animation studio called Studio Passione to produce the previous anime season of the Spice and Wolf manga.

This is the same animation production company that brought us several popular television anime series. Some of their best-known works are Yuri is My Job, High School DxD Hero, Citrus, Interspecies Reviewers, Higurashi: When They Cry, and so on. 

Plot Of The Spice And Wolf Manga

Plot of Anime
Source: Official Website: spice-and-wolf.com

Spice & Wolf is one of the best adventure anime television series and follows the story of Kraft Lawrence, a 25-year-old traveling merchant. He always travels from one town to another to sell his goods. He is living an ordinary merchant life until he finds a wolf goddess asleep in his cart.

Holo is an ancient goddess as well as a beautiful girl with wolf ears. She gave an incredibly great offer that was very helpful for Kraft’s business, which he couldn’t decline. Now, he is ready to make her a travel companion and begin running businesses together while making a very high profit.

They also gradually come close to each other and eventually fall in love with each other. If you are a fan of Wolf Girl, then you will definitely watch this upcoming romance anime and experience their beautiful love story.

That’s it for the post! We hope you found this informative news useful and know about the new anime adaptation of the Spice and Wolf manga. Stay tuned for more of the latest anime news and upcoming anime adaptations. 

Frequently Asked Questions:

1. Where can we watch the first anime adaptation of the Spice and Wolf manga?

You can watch this beautiful romance anime on Crunchyroll, Netflix, and Funimation. It consists of a total of 24 episodes that were released in 2008.

2. How many video game series are released by the franchise?

It releases a total of four popular anime video game series created by ASCII Media Works. It is one of the most popular gaming studios that has produced numerous games. Different gaming platforms, such as the Nintendo Switch, Play Station, and Windows, released these games. They released their first video game series in 2008 and their latest video game series in 2021.

3. Is its first and original manga counterpart finished?

Yes, the first original series of Spice and Wolf manga was finished in 2017 with a total of 16 manga volumes. However, the second manga adaptation of the franchise is currently ongoing on Yen Press, a popular manga magazine. Moreover, it has already released a total of two manga volumes.

Source: Official Website

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