'As Miss Beelzebub Likes' Anime Listed With 12 Episodes
posted on by Crystalyn Hodgkins
The official website for the television anime of matoba's As Miss Beelzebub Likes (Beelzebub-jō no Okinimesu Mama. or As Miss Beelzebub likes it.) manga is listing that the anime will have six home video releases with 12 total episodes. The home video releases will ship once a month between December and May.
The series premiered on Japan's ABC TV station and on the AbemaTV streaming service on October 10 at 26:50 (effectively, October 11 at 2:50 a.m.) The anime will also air on the Tokyo MX, Gunma TV, Tochigi TV, BS11, and TV Aichi channels, as well as other streaming services in Japan.
Crunchyroll announced on Wednesday that it will stream the series worldwide outside of Asia.
Yen Press is publishing the manga in North America, and it describes the story:
Murin's lands his dream job with the demon king he's always held in awe, but when his tenure begins, it turns out the demon king isn't quite what he expected...
The cast members include:
- Rikuya Yasuda as Murin
- Saori Ōnishi as Beelzebub
- Misaki Kuno as Belphegol
- Satoshi Hino as Azazel
- Ai Kakuma as Sargatanas
- Yoshitsugu Matsuoka as Astaroth
- Chinatsu Akasaki as Eurynome
- Aoi Yūki as Dantalion
- Kazuyuki Okitsu as Molech
Minato Kazuto (Akashic Records of Bastard Magical Instructor) is directing the anime at LIDEN FILMS. Yoriko Tomita (Blood Blockade Battlefront & Beyond, Puzzle & Dragons X scriptwriter) is both overseeing and writing the series scripts. Etsuko Sumimoto (Tsuredure Children, Yuri Kuma Arashi) is designing the characters for animation, and also serving with Tsubasa Ito and Masahiko Yoda as chief animation directors.
Satoshi Motoyama (Godzilla: Planet of the Monsters, Haganai) is the sound director. Singer Kanon Wakeshima (theme songs for Vampire Knight, Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon?) and naotyu- (Nisekoi - False Love, Isuca) are composing the music. Sangatsu no Phantasia (Slow Start, Kiznaiver theme songs) is performing the opening theme song, and the ending theme song is a character song titled "Akuma de Koiwazurai" (Stubbornly Lovesick) performed by Saori Ōnishi, Misaki Kuno, and Ai Kakuma.