Yoshimasa Hosoya, Mamoru Miyano Star in Bōkyaku Battery Event Anime
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Yoshitsugu Matsuoka, Tatsuhisa Suzuki, Jun Fukuyama also cast in anime streaming on October 11
This year's 44th issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine revealed on Monday the cast for the event anime adaptation of Eko Mikawa's Bōkyaku Battery baseball manga.
The anime will star:
- Yoshimasa Hosoya as Haruka Kiyomine
- Mamoru Miyano as Kei Kaname
- Yoshitsugu Matsuoka as Junpei Chihaya
- Tatsuhisa Suzuki as Aoi Tōdō
- Jun Fukuyama as Tarō Yamada
The anime will stream as part of the "Jump Special Anime Festa 2020" event on October 11. The event will feature talk shows with the voice actors featured in the Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba and Jujutsu Kaisen anime, as well as a new video for Dr. Stone: Stone Wars, the upcoming second season of Dr. Stone.
Bōkyaku Battery launched on the Shonen Jump+ website in April 2018. The manga's eighth volume shipped on September 4.
Source: Weekly Shonen Jump issue 44