Fate/Stay Night Anime Remake's Cast, Staff Revealed
posted on by Karen Ressler
The cast so far remains unchanged from the original version:
- Noriaki Sugiyama as Shirou Emiya
- Ayako Kawasumi as Saber
- Kana Ueda as Rin Tohsaka
- Junichi Suwabe as Archer
- Noriko Shitaya as Sakura Matou
- Mai Kadowaki as Illyasviel von Einzbern
- Nobutoshi Canna as Lancer
- Miki Itou as Taiga Fujimura
- Jouji Nakata as Kirei Kotomine
- Rikiya Koyama as Kiritsugu Emiya
The staff includes:
- Color key: Emi Chiba, Mika Matsuoka
- Art director: Koji Eto
- Director of Photography: Yuichi Terao
- Animation production: ufotable
Takahiro Miura (Fate/Zero, The Garden of Sinners episode director) will direct the anime, while Atsushi Ikariya, Tomonori Sudou, and Hisayuki Tabata will be adapting Takashi Takeuchi's original character designs.
Aniplex also revealed a new trailer and character designs at its booth at Anime Japan last weekend.
Studio DEEN previously animated the fate/stay night television anime series in 2006. The studio also produced the Fate/stay night: Unlimited Blade Works film in 2010, which covered The Unlimited Blade Works storyline from Type-Moon's game franchise.
Sentai Filmworks released both the television anime series and the film in North America. Funimation had released the television series before that in 2009. Tokyopop published 11 volumes of Datto Nishiwaki's manga version in North America before its North American branch shut down in May 2011.
The studio ufotable previously animated the Fate/Zero prequel television anime series that was based on Gen Urobuchi and Type-Moon's novel. Aniplex of America released that series in North America on Blu-ray Disc, and the company then reissued the series on DVD and Blu-ray Disc with an English dub.
Thanks to Rachel S. for the news tip.
Image © TYPE-MOON, ufotable, Fate/Stay Night Production Committee
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