Nanbaka Anime Casts Toshiyuki Toyonaga, Yoshimasa Hosoya, More

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Yuuki Fujiwara, Yu Kobayashi, Genki Okawa, Yūto Adachi, Takao Mitsutomi, Eishin Fudemura join fall anime

The official website of the television anime of Shō Futamata's Nanbaka manga revealed additional cast and a new visual for the anime on Monday.

The additional cast includes:

Toshiyuki Toyonaga as Tsukumo, Prisoner Number 99

Yoshimasa Hosoya as Musashi, Prisoner Number 634

Yuuki Fujiwara as Liang, Prisoner Number 2

Yu Kobayashi as Upa, Prisoner Number 58

Genki Okawa as Chii, Prisoner Number 71

Yūto Adachi as Troix, Prisoner Number 3

Takao Mitsutomi as Honey, Prisoner Number 82

Eishin Fudemura as Hitoshi Sugoroku, Hajime Sugoroku's little brother

The previously announced cast includes:

Yuuto Uemura as Jūgo, Prisoner Number 15

Tetsuya Kakihara as Uno, Prisoner Number 11

Airu Shiozaki as Rokku, Prisoner Number 69

Daiki Kobayashi as Niko, Prisoner Number 25

Tomokazu Seki as Hajime Sugoroku, block 13 warden

Satomi Akesaka as Momoko Hyakushiki, prison warden

Kenjiro Tsuda as Mitsuru Hitokoe, prison broadcasting station head

Kimeru as Kiji Mitsuba, block 3 warden

Shouma Yamamoto as Kenshirō Yozakura, block 4 warden

Sōichiro Hoshi as Samon Gokū, block 5 warden

Shunsuke Takeuchi as Yamato Godai, block 13 deputy warden

Keito Okuyama as Seitarō Tanabata, block 13 guard

The anime will premiere this fall.

The original manga centers around four prisoners: Jūgo, a man who attempted to break out of prison and ended up extending his jail time; Uno, a man who likes to gamble with women; Rokku, a man who likes to get into fights; and Niko, a man who likes anime. Along with their warden Hajime, the high-tension action comedy story unfolds.

Shinji Takamatsu (Mobile Suit Gundam Wing, School Rumble, Gintama) is directing the anime, with scripts by Mitsutaka Hirota (The Prince of Tennis II, Bayonetta: Bloody Fate, Phantasy Star Online 2: The Animation).

Futamata launched the manga on the Comico app in 2013. The second compiled book volume shipped in Japan on May 12. Crunchyroll digitally published the first volume of the manga in English last December as part of a collaboration with Comico, and released the second volume earlier this month.

Source: Animate Times

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