Isekai Cheat Magician Anime Casts Hiro Shimono, Yōko Hikasa
posted on by Jennifer Sherman
The official website for the television anime of Takeru Uchida's Isekai Cheat Magician (Fantasy World Cheat Magician) novel series revealed two additional cast members and character designs on Wednesday. Hiro Shimono will play Kasim, and Yōko Hikasa will play Grami. (Note: Character name romanizations are not confirmed.)
Hiro Shimono as Kasim
Yōko Hikasa as Grami
The anime stars:
- Kōhei Amasaki as Taichi Nishimura
- Rie Takahashi as Rin Azuma
- Minami Tanaka as Muller
- Sayaka Ohara as Lemia
- Yurika Kubo as Aerial
Daisuke Tsukushi (episode director on Croisée in a Foreign Labyrinth - The Animation, Full Metal Panic! Invisible Victory, Girly Air Force) is making his series directorial debut with the anime, and Encourage Films is animating the series. Takayo Ikami (Penguindrum, Yuri Kuma Arashi, Beautiful Bones -Sakurako's Investigation-) is in charge of the series scripts. Shuji Maruyama (Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D's) is designing the characters. Yoshiaki Fujisawa (The Eccentric Family, Love Live! School idol project, A Place Further Than the Universe) is composing the music. Takahashi will perform the ending theme song as her character Rin.
The story centers on Taichi Nishimura and his friend Rin Azuma, who both get transported into a fantasy world. While in their previous world, Taichi is a normal person who just has higher than average reflexes, both he and Rin gain high levels of physical and magical ability, and begin their new life as magicians.