The Disastrous Life of Saiki K. Anime's 2nd Season Offers 1-Day Voice-Acting Job
posted on by Jennifer Sherman
Job recruiting firm Town Work Gekirea Baito posted a listing for a The Disastrous Life of Saiki K. anime voice-acting job on Monday. Two people will get a chance to appear in the second anime season based on Shūichi Asō's manga, which will premiere on January 16.
Successful applicants will have the experience of participating in a professional anime production. They will make voice recordings for the anime and have their names appear in the ending credits. The voice recording will be held in Tokyo on February 2.
The people chosen for the job will receive 30,000 yen (about US$265) each, plus a travel allowances. There are no special qualifications or experience needed to apply. Applications are open to people regardless of gender or age. The website is accepting applications until January 8.
The first anime season premiered in July 2016 as a "double broadcast." Funimation streamed the series with English subtitles as it aired in Japan, and also streamed an English broadcast dub for the series.
The manga centers on a high school boy named Kusuo Saiki. He possesses supernatural powers that cause unfortunate events in his everyday life.
The franchise is also inspiring a smartphone game, and the pre-registration period will open on February 7.
TownWork has previously listed promotional jobs for anime such as Akashic Records of Bastard Magical Instructor and The Moment You Fall in Love. The company also sponsored the Taka no Tsume 7 - Joō Heika no Joboob film, and its mascot character Joboob appears in the anime.