Mysterious Joker Anime Gets 2nd Season in April
posted on by Sarah Nelkin
In Hideyasu Takahashi's Kaitō Joker (Mysterious Joker) manga that inspired the anime, there is nothing in the world that the mysterious phantom thief Joker cannot steal. He goes after one treasure after another in unpredictable capers with seemingly miraculous tricks.
Original creator: Hideyasu Takahashi
Director: Yukiyo Teramoto
Series organizer:Dai Sato
Main Character Designer: Miho Shimogasa
Music: Yūsaku Tsuchiya
Animation Studio: Shin-Ei Animation
Additional Production:ADK/Shin-Ei Animation/Shogakukan Productions Co./TOKYO MX/Sho-Pro/Vega Entertainment/Kid's Station
Takahashi began the manga in Shogakukan's Bessatsu CoroCoro Comic magazine in 2007, although it then moved to the main Monthly CoroCoro Comic magazine. The manga won the children's category of the 58th Shogakukan Manga Awards last year.