News Wizard Barristers TV Anime's 3rd Promo Previews Lia's Theme Song (Updated)
posted on 2013-12-04 11:30 EST
Pony Canyon began streaming the third promotional video on Wednesday for the Wizard Barristers: Benmashi Cecil television anime series. The video previews Lia's theme song "Justia." The series will premiere on Tokyo MX on January 12, and will also air on Sun TV, KBS Kyoto, TV Aichi, AT-X, and BS11.
The show's official website has also updated with more cast members. Chafurin will play Tobiro Kamakiri, Yui Taya will play batta Mitori, Daisuke Ono will play Shibuki Kujira, Rikiya Koyama will play Makusu Shimon, Yasuhiro will play Sango Sazanami, Hideshi Hara will play Sayachi Kajino, and Rie Miyoshi will play Megumi Sudo.
Additionally, Rui Tanabe will perform the ending theme song "Blue Topaz."
The show takes place in Tokyo in 2018, where normal humans and those who can use magic coexist. As a result, there are laws against using magic, and a "magic courtroom" exists to preside over lawsuits regarding magic use. In these cases, "Benmashi" or wizard barristers defend those who use magic. The anime follows Cecil, the youngest Benmashi in history, and her associates as they defend clients in these cases.
Yasuomi Umetsu (Kite, Galilei Donna), who is credited as the show's original creator, is directing the series and handling the series composition at the studio ARMS (Elfen Lied, Kite, Queen's Blade: Rebellion). Michiko Itou (HENNEKO, il sole penetra le illusioni ~ Day Break Illusion) is writing the scripts. Tatsuya Tomaru and Katsumi Matsuda are serving as chief animation directors, and Kayo Konishi and Yukio Kondoo (MOKA☆) are handling the music.
The main cast includes:
Update: Embedded new video.
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