News D-Frag! English Dub Casts Austin Tindle, Bryn Apprill, More
posted on 2015-01-22 17:19 EST by Lynzee Loveridge
FUNimation Entertainment announced on Thursday that Austin Tindle will play Kenji Kazama and Bryn Apprill will play Roka Shibasaki in its upcoming English dub of D-Frag!. The newly announced cast joins Whitney Rodgers as Chitose Karasuyama,Tia Ballard as Takao, Caitlin Glass as Minami Ohsawa and Megan Shipman as Sakura Mizukami.
The full cast includes:
- J. Michael Tatum as Ataru Kawahara
- Whitney Rodgers as Chitose Karasuyama
- Austin Tindle as Kenji Kazama
- Caitlin Glass as Minami Ohsawa
- Ian Sinclair as Nagayama
- Bryn Apprill as Roka Shibasaki
- Megan Shipman as Sakura Mizukami
- Josh Grelle as Yokoshima
- J. Michael Tatum as Young Ataru
- Austin Tindle as Young Kazama
- Morgan Garrett as Tsutsumi Inada
- Tia Ballard as Takao
D-Frag! centers around a notorious delinquent named Kenji Kazama. One day, he unexpectedly stumbles across a "game-making club" (working title) with club president Roka Shibasaki (game attribute: flame/darkness), club member and student council president Chitose Karasuyama (attribute: ground), club member and first-year student Sakura Mizukami (attribute: water), and club adviser/second-year teacher Minami Ohsawa (attribute: lightning). Kazama is half-forced to join the club, and the onetime gang member finds himself in an even stranger gathering of girls.
The series premiered in January 2014, and Funimation streamed the series as it aired in Japan.
Seiki Sugawara (Kids on the Slope, Akikan! episode director) directed this adaptation of Tomoya Haruno's manga at the studio Brains Base (Natsume's Book of Friends, Penguindrum). Makoto Uezu (Danganronpa, Kamisama Dolls) was in charge of series composition, while Nijine (Baka and Test, Akikan!) composed the music.
Funimation will release the complete series in a limited edition Blu-ray and DVD combo pack on April 28 for US$69.98.