TV Anime Another's Voice Cast Revealed
posted on by Jennifer Sherman
The official website for the anime adaptation of Yuki Ayatsuji's Another horror novel revealed the upcoming series' main cast on Wednesday.
- Atsushi Abe as Kouichi Sakakibara
- Natsumi Takamori as Mei Misaki
- Ai Nonaka as Yukari Sakuragi
- Hiroaki Hirata as Tatsuji
- Kazutomi Yamamoto as Mochizuki
- Madoka Yonezawa as Izumi Akazawa
- Naoko Sakakibara as Reiko
- Tomoaki Maeno as Tenshgahara
Ayatsuji's 2009 novel centers around a school class that has a curse, and the string of unavoidable deaths that befall the boys and girls in that class. Another will debut in January 2012 with character designs by Noizi Ito (Haruhi Suzumiya, Shakugan no Shana. Tsutomu Mizushima (Blood-C, xxxHOLiC) will direct the anime at the studio P.A. Works. Ryou Higaki (Moribito - Guardian of the Spirit) is in charge of the scripts, and Yuriko Ishii (Persona -trinity soul-) is adapting Ito's designs for animation. ALI PROJECT and Annabel will perform Another's opening and ending theme songs.
Hiro Kiyohara launched a manga adaption of Ayatsuji's novel in April 2010, and the manga series' "0th" limited-edition volume will ship next May with "episode 0" of the anime version.
[Via Moe Otanews Sokuhō]