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Murenase! Seton Gakuen Anime Casts Ayane Sakura, Sumire Uesaka

posted on by Jennifer Sherman
Characters debut in anime on Monday

The official Twitter account for the television anime of Bungo Yamashita's Murenase! Seton Gakuen (Come Together! Seton Academy) manga revealed two additional cast members on Tuesday. Ayane Sakura is playing the tarsier girl Manako Kagami, and Sumire Uesaka is playing the girl An Anetani. The characters will debut in the anime's episode 9 on Monday.

Ayane Sakura as Manako Kagami

Sumire Uesaka as An Anetani

The anime debuted on television in Japan on January 6. The series will have 12 television episodes and one unaired episode.

The anime stars:

The anime also stars Tsuda as male animal characters in each episode.

Hiroshi Ikehata (Kiratto Pri☆Chan, Robot Girls Z, Space Battleship Tiramisu) is directing the anime at Studio Gokumi, and Shigeru Murakoshi (to the abandoned Sacred Beasts, Zombie Land Saga) is supervising and writing the series scripts. Masakatsu Sasaki (Saki, We Never Learn: BOKUBEN) is designing the characters. Takahiro Sakai is serving as chief animation director, and Megumi Nagayama is serving as animal animation director. Yūsuke Katō (How NOT to Summon a Demon Lord), and Tomoya Kawasaki are composing the music.

The "survival of the fittest animal romantic comedy" manga takes place at a school for animals, where the students' curricula centers on the idea of "survival of the fittest." The lone human in the class (who hates animals) and the lone wolf girl in the class meet, and their nonsense academy life begins.

The anime is collaborating with the following companies: Kyushu Nature Animal Park African Safari, Gunma Safari Park, Chiba City Animal Park, Tennoji Zoo, Tōbu Animal Park, Nagoya City Higashiyama Zoo, Cat Café Kyariko, and Yokohama Hakkeijima Sea Paradise.

Yamashita launched the manga on Cygames' Cycomi website in May 2016.

Sources: Murenase! Seton Gakuen anime's Twitter account (link 2), The Mainichi Shimbun's Mantan Web

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