Muhyo & Roji's Bureau of Supernatural Investigation Season 2's Teaser Reveals New Cast Member, Summer Debut
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The official website for the television anime of Yoshiyuki Nishi's Muhyo & Roji's Bureau of Supernatural Investigation manga posted a teaser promotional video and a teaser visual for the second anime season on Thursday. The video reveals that Shinya Takahashi is joining the cast as Hanao Ebisu, a judge and Goryō's loyal assistant ever since he was rescued by Goryō. It also reveals that the anime will premiere this summer on Animax and other channels.
The video also confirms the returning cast and returning staff:
- Ayumu Murase as Tōru Muhyō
- Yuu Hayashi as Jirō "Roji" Kusano
- Hiroshi Kamiya as Soratsugu Madoka
- Tetsuya Kakihara as Yōichi Himukai
- Satomi Akesaka as Rio Kurotori
- Rie Kawamura as Yū "Biko" Abiko
- Wataru Hatano as Page Klaus
- Mitsuki Saiga as Reiko Imai
- Iori Nomizu as Nana Takenouchi
- Kōhei Amasaki as Kenji Satō
- Tetsuharu Ohta as Teeki
- Director: Nobuhiro Kondo
- Series Script Supervisor/Scripts: Yasuyuki Suzuki
- Character Design: Kōichirō Kawano
- Chief Animation Directors: Hiromi Matsushita, Kazuko Tadano
- Music: Ryo Kawasaki
- Music Production: Lantis
- Animation Production: Studio DEEN
- Animation Production Assistance: Bridge
Yusuke Kobayashi will voice Daranimaru Goryō, the new rival.
Nishi's original Muhyo to Roji no Mahōritsu Sōdan Jimusho (Muhyo & Roji's Bureau of Supernatural Investigation) manga centers on Toru Muhyo, a prodigy and expert on magic law, and his assistant Jiro Kusano. The pair investigate supernatural incidents and dole out justice. The manga ran in Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine from 2004 to 2008. Shueisha published 18 compiled book volumes and 10 trade paperback (bunko) volumes for the series. Viz Media released all 18 volumes of the manga physically and digitally in North America.
Nishi launched the Muhyo to Roji no Mahōritsu Sōdan Jimusho: Mazoku Magushi-hen (Muhyo & Roji's Bureau of Supernatural Investigation: Magical Genus Magic Tool Master Chapter) sequel manga on the Shonen Jump+ website and app in March 2018, and ended the series in March. The manga follows Muhyo and his friends after they have grown a little after the conclusion of the first series. The second and final volume shipped on April 4.
Source: Comic Natalie