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Digimon Adventure: Anime Gets English Dub Starring Zeno Robinson, Ben Diskin

posted on by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Digimon Adventure: premiered in April 2020, aired for 67 episodes

The Digimon Con livestream event announced on Sunday that the Digimon Adventure: anime is getting an English dub that will star Zeno Robinson as Taichi and Ben Diskin as Agumon.

Digimon Adventure: premiered in Japan in April 2020 and aired for 67 episodes. Crunchyroll streamed the anime as it aired in Japan.

The anime takes place in 2020 and features an all-new story centering on Taichi Yagami when he is in his fifth year in elementary school. His partner is Agumon. The story begins in Tokyo when a large-scale network malfunction occurs. Taichi is preparing for his weekend summer camping trip when the incident happens. Taichi's mother and his younger sister Hikari get stuck on a train that won't stop moving, and Taichi heads to Shibuya in order to help them. However, on his way there, he encounters a strange phenomenon that sweeps him up into the Digital World along with the other DigiDestined.

Masato Mitsuka (Digimon Fusion episode director) served as series director at Toei Animation. Atsuhiro Tomioka (Inazuma Eleven, Pokémon, One Piece, Beyblade Burst) supervised the series scripts, and Katsuyoshi Nakatsuru returned from Digimon Adventure: to design the characters. Akihiro Asanuma (Digimon: Data Squad) was the chief animation director. Ryouka Kinoshita (Little Witch Academia, Keep Your Hands Off Eizouken!) was the art director, and Toshiki Amada (Fire Force, Keep Your Hands Off Eizouken!) was in charge of art setting. Matsuki Hanae, Naoko Sagawa, and Hiroyuki Sakurada were the producers.

Source: Digimon Con livestream

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