Isuca Action Anime Slated For 2015 With Director Akira Iwanaga
posted on by Sarah Nelkin
The staff list for the anime adaptation of Osamu Takahashi's Isuca action manga was revealed on Sunday. The anime is scheduled to air in 2015.
Akira Iwanaga (Tegami Bachi: Letter Bee) will direct the anime at ARMS (Himawari!!, Ikki Tousen: Dragon Destiny) with series composition by Masashi Suzuki (Kanokon: The Girl Who Cried Fox, The Sacred Blacksmith). Idol group Afilia Saga (My mental choices are completely interfering with my school romantic comedy, Hyperdimension Neptunia) will perform the theme song.
The story of the manga revolves around Shinichirō, a male student who gets a job as a housekeeper in order to pay his rent. While on the job, he accidentally releases a strange creature into the world, and he learns that his female employer named Sakuya Shimizu is the head of the Shimizu clan that hunts these creatures. Shinichirō cooperates with her to hunt down the monsters that are running loose.
Takahashi began the manga in Young Ace in its first volume of 2009. and Kadokawa Shoten shipped the fifth compiled volume in Japan on June 30.