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Natsuki Hanae, Tomokazu Sugita Join Cast of Black Clover Anime

posted on 2018-06-17 23:19 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Both voice actors to play Magic Knights captains

This year's 29th issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine revealed two more cast members on Monday for the television anime adaptation of Yūki Tabata's Black Clover manga. The two cast members will appear in the show's 38th episode.

Natsuki Hanae as Rill Boismortier, captain of the Azure Deer squad of Magic Knights


Tomokazu Sugita as Gueldre Poizot, captain of the Purple Orca squad of Magic Knights


The show debuted new theme songs on April 17. Vickeblanka is performing the opening theme song "Black Rover," and EMPiRE is performing the ending theme song "Black to the dreamlight."

The anime premiered in Japan last October. Crunchyroll is streaming the series in Japanese with English subtitles, and Funimation is streaming the show's English dub. The anime's website lists the anime for a full year with 51 episodes.

Tatsuya Yoshihara (Monster Musume, Yatterman Night, Muromi-san, Long Riders!) is directing the anime at Studio Pierrot. Kazuyuki Fudeyasu (Is the order a rabbit?, Tantei Opera Milky Holmes, Yatterman Night) is handling the series composition. Itsuko Takeda (Ristorante Paradiso, Level E, Blue Drop) is the character designer and Kumiko Tokunaga (2nd season of Kingdom) is the sub-character designer. Kosei Takahashi (key animation for Food Wars! Shokugeki no Soma, Monster Hunter Stories RIDE ON) is the prop designer, Aiko Shinohara (Fairy Tail, The Heroic Legend of Arslan) is handling the color design, and Minako Seki (The Silver Guardian, both seasons of Kingdom) is composing the music.

The show debuted on Adult Swim's Toonami programming block on December 2.

Sources: Weekly Shonen Jump Issue 29, Black Clover anime's official website, Comic Natalie


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