News Juni Taisen Stage Play's Visual Reveals Entire Cast in Costume
posted on 2018-03-05 02:45 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
The official website for the stage play adaptation of NisiOisin and Hikaru Nakamura's Juni Taisen - Zodiac War novel revealed a new visual for the stage play on Monday. The site also revealed new character visuals of the characters in costume.
The staff also announced that "Keshin no Kemono" (Beast Incarnate), Do as Infinity's ending theme song for the anime adaptation of the novel, will also be used as the theme song for the stage play.
The play's cast includes:
Kōdai Takikawa as Ox
Miho Imamura as Tiger
Kōji Saikawa as Rabbit
Shōhei Hashimoto as Dragon
Shinya Hasegawa as Snake
Masafumi Yokoyama as Horse
Yūya Hara as Ram
Yume Takeuchi as Monkey
Yui Umemura as Rooster
Tatsuya Isaka as Dog
Asana Mamoru as Boar
Shūhei Izumi as Duedecuple
NisiOisin (Monogatari Series, Medaka Box) and Nakamura (Saint Young Men, Arakawa Under the Bridge) published the original novel in May 2015. Graphinica adapted the series into an anime, and Crunchyroll streamed the "first 12-episode season" as it aired in Japan.
Twelve warriors enter a death match, but only one can survive to win the ultimate prize.
Rampage. Weep. Kill. Every 12 years, the 12 signs of the Chinese zodiac take the form of warriors and engage in the ultimate battle royal. They face one another in battles to the death, using all the powers of their star signs, and the sole survivor is granted the ultimate prize—a wish. Any wish.
A sequel novel titled Jūni Taisen Tai Jūni Taisen (Zodiac War Versus Zodiac War) shipped in Japan on December 12.