Skeleton Knight in Another World Anime's Video Reveals More Cast & Staff, April Debut
posted on by Rafael Antonio Pineda
The official website for the television anime of Ennki Hakari's Skeleton Knight in Another World (Gaikotsu Kishi-sama, Tadaima Isekai e Odekakechū or Skeleton Knight, going out to the parallel universe) light novel series unveiled a new visual and the second full promotional video for the anime on Friday. The video reveals more cast, staff, and the April premiere date for the anime.
The new cast members include:
- Miyu Tomita as Chiyome
- Takuya Eguchi as Danka
- Kousuke Toriumi as Dillan
- Yuko Minaguchi as Glenys
- Rumi Okubo as Eevin
- Ryōta Takeuchi as Goemon
Previously announced cast members include:
The additional staff members include:
- Assistant Director: Shigatsu Yoshikawa
- Sub-Character Designer: Hideki Inoue
- Monster Design: Yoshihiro Nagamori
- Prop Design: Tomokazu Sugimura
- Color Design: Chiho Nakamura
- Art Director: Kenta Tsuboi (Kusanagi)
- Art Setting: Akihiro Hirasawa
- 3D CG Director: Norimitsu Hirosawa
- Compositing Director of Photography: Satoshi Yamamoto
- Editor: Yūji Kondō
- Sound Director: Satoshi Motoyama
- Sound Production: Dax Production
As previously announced, Katsumi Ono (Hypnosis Mic -Division Rap Battle- Rhyme Anima, Hataraki Man, Girly Air Force, Senki Zesshō Symphogear sequels) is directing the anime at Studio KAI and HORNETS, and Takeshi Kikuchi (Night Wizard The Animation, Ragnastrike Angels) is supervising the series scripts. Tōru Imanishi (Girly Air Force, Super Cub, WorldEnd) is designing the characters based on the original novel illustrations by KeG. The artists eba and Tsubasa Ito (Iwa-Kakeru! -Sport Climbing Girls-, The Price of Smiles) are composing the music.
One day, a gamer played video games until he fell asleep…and when he woke up, he found himself in the game world–as a skeleton! Equipped with the powerful weapons and armor of his avatar but stuck with its frightening skeletal appearance, Arc has to find a place for himself in this new, fantastical land. All his hopes for a quiet life are dashed when he crosses paths with a beautiful elven warrior, setting him on a journey full of conflict and adventure.
Ennki Hakari launched the novels on the Shōsetsuka ni Narō (Let's be Novelists) website in October 2014, and Overlap published the first volume with illustrations by KeG in June 2015. The series now has 1.5 million copies (in print and digital) in circulation.