ACCA TV Anime's 1st Promo Video Reveals Staff, Cast, January Debut
posted on 2016-08-22 04:56 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
The official website for the television anime adaptation of Natsume Ono's ACCA 13-Ku Kansatsu-Ka (ACCA: 13th Ward Observation Department) manga began streaming the anime's first promotional video on Monday. The video reveals the show's cast, staff, and January premiere date.
The cast, as they are introduced in the above video, includes (note: character name romanizations aren't official):
- Hiro Shimono as Gene Otus
- Kenjiro Tsuda as Niino
- Junichi Suwabe as Groshular
- Koji Yusa as Lilium
- Toru Ohkawa as Spade
- Hikaru Midorikawa as Pastice
- Hiroki Yasumoto as Payne
Shingo Natsume (One-Punch Man, both seasons of Space Dandy) is directing the anime at MADHOUSE. Tomohiro Suzuki (One-Punch Man, Tiger & Bunny scriptwriter) is handling the series composition, Norifumi Kugai (One-Punch Man, Space Dandy key animator) is adapting the characters for animation, and Ryō Takahashi (Regalia: The Three Sacred Stars, Please tell me! Galko-chan) is composing the music.
The manga is set in a world separated into 13 wards, with each ward having an observation division controlled by the organization known as "ACCA." The story centers on Gene, known as the craftiest member of ACCA.
Ono launched the manga series in Square Enix's Monthly Big Gangan magazine in June 2013. Square Enix shipped the manga's fifth compiled book volume on May 25.
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