In the ever-exciting world of anime, we often get to hear about new cast members joining the production of our favorite shows. This time, it’s the television anime adaptation of Yoshifumi Tozuka’s manga “Undead Unluck” that’s making headlines. The show’s staff recently revealed two fantastic additions to its cast. Let’s dive into the details.
Undead Unluck New Cast Members
Yui Ishikawa, a name well-known in the world of voice acting, is set to lend her talent to this anime. She’ll be taking on the role of Mui, Shen’s direct subordinate. Fans of Ishikawa’s work can expect a captivating performance that’s sure to breathe life into the character.
Another exciting addition is Jun Fukushima, who’s no stranger to the industry either. In “Undead Unluck,” he’ll be voicing Clothes, a rather unusual character. Clothes is what you might call a UMA, which stands for Unidentified Mysterious Animal. This character can possess a person and transform into their favorite clothing. It’s an intriguing concept that’s bound to add an extra layer of excitement to the series.
Undead Unluck Release Date
The anticipation for “Undead Unluck” has been steadily building, and fans were treated to the world premiere at Shinjuku Piccadilly in Tokyo on October 1. The television premiere followed soon after, on October 6. For those who prefer streaming, the anime is also available on Hulu.
Undead Unluck Plot
Moe Kahara takes on the role of Fuuko Izumo, the unfortunate girl with a deadly ability. Yūichi Nakamura voices Andy, a man who longs for death but is cursed with immortality. When these two unlikely characters cross paths, they find something they never expected: a reason to live.
Undead Unluck Other Cast and Staff
Fans of the hit series “Fire Force” will be pleased to know that the main staff behind that show is reuniting for “Undead Unluck.” Yuki Yase directs the anime at David Production (known for their work on “JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure”). Hideyuki Morioka is responsible for character animation, and Kenichiro Suehiro is composing the music. The anime is produced and planned by UNLIMITED PRODUCE by TMS.
The importance of a good soundtrack in an anime cannot be overstated. “Undead Unluck” features the opening theme “01” performed by Queen Bee and the ending theme “know me…” by Kairi Yagi. These songs are sure to set the mood and enhance the viewing experience.
Undead Unluck Manga
“Undead Unluck” began its journey in the pages of Weekly Shonen Jump. It started as a one-shot in January 2019 and later became a serialized manga in January 2020. Viz Media began digital publication in January 2020, followed by print publication in May 2021. Shueisha’s MANGA Plus service also provides digital releases of the manga.
The manga has not only gained a loyal following but also achieved critical acclaim. It secured the 14th spot on the Kono Manga ga Sugoi! 2021 list of manga for male readers. In addition, it won the “Tsugi ni Kuru Manga Taishō,” a prestigious up-and-coming manga award, in August 2020.
Frequently Asked Questions
You can catch “Undead Unluck” on Hulu, where it’s available for streaming.
The main characters are Fuuko Izumo, played by Moe Kahara, and Andy, voiced by Yūichi Nakamura.
The world premiere took place on October 1, followed by the television premiere on October 6.
Source: Comic Natalie