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HIDIVE to Also Stream The Promised Neverland Anime

posted on by Alex Mateo
Series premieres next week, also on Crunchyroll, Funimation, Hulu

Aniplex of America announced on Thursday that HIDIVE will stream the television anime adaptation of Kaiu Shirai and Posuka Demizu's The Promised Neverland (Yakusoku no Neverland) manga this winter.

Aniplex of America will also stream the anime on Crunchyroll, Hulu, and Funimation starting on January 9. The anime will premiere in Japan on Fuji-TV's Noitamina programming block on January 10 at 24:55 (effectively January 11 at 12:55 a.m.). The anime will stream exclusively on Amazon Prime in Japan.

The anime stars:

  • Nao Fujita as Sister Krone
  • Yuko Kaida as Isabella/Mom
  • Shinei Ueki as Don
  • Lynn as Gilda
  • Shizuka Ishigami as Nat
  • Maaya Uchida as Norman
  • Sumire Morohoshi as Emma
  • Mariya Ise as Ray
  • Ai Kayano as Anna
  • Mari Hino as Thoma
  • Yuuko Mori as Lani
  • Ari Ozawa as Conny
  • Hiyori Kono as Phil

Mamoru Kanbe (Elfen Lied, The Perfect Insider) is directing the anime at A-1 Pictures' CloverWorks studio (Persona 5 The Animation). Toshiya Ono (Gatchaman Crowds, The Perfect Insider) is writing the series composition, Kazuaki Shimada (Mahou Shoujo Nante Mouiidesukara.) is designing the characters for animation, and Takahiro Obata is composing the music.

The band UVERworld will perform the anime's opening theme song "Touch off" and the band Cö shu Nie (Tokyo Ghoul:re) will perform the ending song "Zettai Zetsumei" (Stalemate).

Thanks to Ermat_46 and Toonces for the news tip.

Sources: Press Release, Aniplex of America's Twitter account


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