News Crunchyroll to Stream P.A. Works' Nagi no Asukara Anime
posted on 2013-10-03 13:20 EDT
Media distribution service Crunchyroll announced on Wednesday that it will be streaming Nagi no Asukara, the original animation project from P.A. Works and ASCII Media Works' Monthly Comic Dengeki Daioh magazine, this fall. The site said it will reveal more details about the stream at a later time.
Crunchyroll also revealed on Wednesday that it has added territories for its Kill la Kill and Golden Time streams. Kill la Kill will be available in Europe except for the United Kingdom, France, Switzerland, Belgium, Algeria, Monaco, Tunisia, Germany, Luxembourg, Austria, and Liechtenstein. Crunchyroll will begin streaming the series in the region starting in two months.
Additionally, Golden Time will be available for the rest of Europe. Crunchyroll had originally announced that the series would be available in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Ireland, South Africa, Australia, New Zealand, Scandinavia, the Netherlands, Turkey, Central America, and South America.
Kana Hanazawa and Natsuki Hanae are leading the Nagi no Asukara cast. Hanazawa will play Manaka Mukaido, a middle school girl who is indecisive and prone to crying. Hanae will play Hikari Sakishima, Manaka's caring childhood friend. Additional cast members include Kaito Ishikawa, Ryota Ohsaka, Ai Kayano, Mikako Komatsu, and Kaori Ishihara.
Toshiya Shinohara (Black Butler, The Book of Bantorra) is directing off scripts supervised by Mari Okada (Black Butler, The Book of Bantorra, anohana, Hana-Saku Iroha). Buriki (Haganai, Ground Control to Psychoelectric Girl) is in charge of the original character designs. Ray is performing the opening theme song and Nagi Yanagi is performing the ending theme.
The series is premiering in Japan on October 3.
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