Dance With Devils Project Gets Manga Ahead of Anime
posted on 2015-08-21 15:40 EDT by Kevin Pennyfeather
The September issue of Square Enix's G Fantasy magazine revealed on Tuesday that manga creator Samako Natsu will launch a manga for the Dance with Devils project in the magazine's next issue on September 18. The manga is titled Dance with Devils -Blight-.
The magazine notes that the manga will tell an original story, different from that of the upcoming anime. Anime scriptwriter Rika Nakase (Rocket Girls, Junjō Romantica) is credited for story composition. Game developer Rejet's Hirotaka Maeda provided the original character designs.
The anime's official website previously streamed a promotional video for the anime.
The story revolves around Ritsuka Tachibana, a female second-year high school student who attends Shiko Academy in Shiko Town. She enjoyed her school life while living with her mother Maria, but one day, that balance fell into ruin. The anime is a story of Ritsuka being loved and being attracted to demons.
The voice cast for the anime includes:
Ai Yoshimura (My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU, Blue Spring Ride) is directing the anime at Brains Base (Natsume's Book of Friends, One Week Friends). Tomoko Konparu (Uta no Prince-sama - Maji Love 1000%,Blue Spring Ride) is in charge of the series scripts based on the original concept by Rejet's Daisuke Iwasaki and the original story by Grimoire Henshūshitsu. Elements Garden is composing the music, and Elements Garden's Junpei Fujita and DIVE II Entertainment are producing the music. Rejet's Hirotaka Maeda provided the original character designs, and Yuka Takashina is adapting those designs for the anime.
Wataru Hatano performs the anime's opening theme song "Kakusei no Air," while Pentacle★, a unit composed of the main voice actors Sōma Saitō, Hatano, Takashi Kondo, Subaru Kimura, and Daisuke Hirakawa, is performing the ending theme song "Mademo★iselle."