Sengoku Night Blood Anime Casts Rie Kugimiya as Heroine Yuzuki

posted on 2017-09-28 06:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Promo video also reveals, previews theme song by main male cast

The official website for the television anime of Marvelous, Kadokawa, and Otomate's Sengoku Night Blood smartphone game began streaming a promotional video for the anime on Wednesday. The video reveals and previews the anime's opening theme song "Tenge Zekkei" by Daiki Yamashita, Katsuyuki Konishi, Kousuke Toriumi, Natsuki Hanae, Toshiyuki Morikawa, and Yuichiro Umehara as their characters.

The site also revealed on Tuesday that Rie Kugimiya will voice the anime's heroine Yuzuki.

The anime will premiere on October 3 on Tokyo MX, Sun TV, TV Aichi, and BS11.

The iOS and Android game launched in Japan on May 30. The game centers around different warlords from Japan's Warring States (Sengoku) period, who are all involved with the player character. The game is described as a "Warring States romance fantasy." Each of the six factions in the game feature a different Otomate artist.

Katsuya Kikuchi (The Royal Tutor) is directing the anime at Typhoon Graphics (One Room, Room Mate) with series composition by Yuuko Kakihara (Digimon Adventure tri., Orange). Sei Komatsubara, Reina Okuyama, and Chisato Nakata are adapting the character designs for animation. Naoyuki Horiko is composing the music. Other staff members include:

The anime's cast, returning from the game, is as follows:

Vampires/Oda Army

Vampires/Toyotomi Army

Werewolves/Uesugi Army

Werewolves/Takeda Army

Werewolves/Sanada Army

Werewolves/Date Army

Original character designers for the game include Usaba Kagero (Wand of Fortune) for the Oda Army, Mai Hanamura (Amnesia) for the Toyotomi Army, Shikisakigumi (Hakuōki) for the Uesugi Army, miko (Code:Realize) for the Takeda Army, Kuroyuki (Period:Cube) for the Sanada Army, and Teita (Norn9) for the Date Army.

[Via Ota-Suke]

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