The Devil Is a Part-Timer!! Season 2's 2nd Video Unveils More Cast, July 14 Debut
posted on by Rafael Antonio Pineda
The official Twitter account for The Devil Is a Part-Timer! (with two exclamation points), the second anime season based on Satoshi Wagahara's The Devil Is a Part-Timer! light novel series, began streaming the second promotional video for the anime on Friday. The video previews the anime's theme song "WITH" by Minami Kuribayashi, and also reveals more cast, Disney+ streaming in Japan, and July 14 premiere date for the anime.
The anime will premiere on the Tokyo MX and BS11 channels on July 14 at 11:30 p.m. (10:30 a.m. EDT), and will also run MBS and AT-X. The anime will also start streaming in Japan exclusively on Disney+ on the same day and time as the broadcast premiere. The anime will have a special program on July 7 where the voice actors will appear to talk about the second season and their memories of recording the voices for the second season.
Newly announced returning cast members include Asuka Nishi as Rika Suzuki, Yumi Uchiyama as Mayumi Kisaki, Azumi Asakura as Emerada, and Yūichi Iguchi as Mitsuki Sarue/Sariel. New cast members include Kikuko Inoue as Lailah, Takehito Koyasu as Gabriel, Yuko Kaida as Amane Ōguro, and Kenichi Ogata as Camio.
Daisuke Tsukushi (Isekai Cheat Magician, Girl Friend Note) and Studio 3Hz are replacing Naoto Hosoda and White Fox on the new season. Masahiro Yokotani, Ryosuke Nakanishi, Akemi Tejima (Wish), Jin Aketagawa, and Lantis are returning as the series script supervisor, musical composer, color key artist, and music production company respectively. Character designer Yūdai Iino and chief animation director Yoshihiro Takeda replace Atsushi Ikariya, who served both roles in the first season. Minami Kuribayashi is returning to perform the new season's opening theme song "WITH." She performed the opening theme song "ZERO!!" for the anime's first season.
The other new staff members include:
- Design Works: Ryou Akizuki
- Graphic Art: Hirofumi Araki
- Art Director: Manabu Otsuzuki (Kusanagi)
- Art Setting: Hideyasu Narita (Kusanagi)
- Compositing Director of Photography: Ryō Iijima (Asahi Production)
- 3D Director: Kōhei Ogawa (Marco)
- Editing: Hidemitsu Doi
- Special Effects: Kei Ishibashi (Asahi Production)
- Produce: Infinite
The returning cast members include:
- Ryota Ohsaka as Sadao Maō/Demon King Satan
- Yōko Hikasa as Emi Yusa/Heroine Emilia
- Nao Tōyama as Chiho Sasaki
- Yūki Ono as Shirō Ashiya/Demon General Alciel
- Hiro Shimono as Hanzō Urushihara/Demon General Lucifer
- Kanae Itō as Suzuno Kamazuki
Hina Kino will play Alas Ramus, a mysterious little girl born from an apple.
The television anime adaptation premiered in 2013. Funimation streamed the anime as it aired, and released the anime on Blu-ray Disc and DVD in 2014.
After being soundly thrashed by the hero Emilia, the Devil King and his general beat a hasty retreat to a parallel universe... only to land plop in the middle of bustling, modern-day Tokyo! Lacking the magic necessary to return home, the two are forced to assume human identities and live average human lives until they can find a better solution. And to make ends meet, Satan finds gainful employment at a nearby fast food joint! With his devilish mind set on working his way up the management food chain, what will become of his thirst for conquest?!
Wagahara launched the light novels with illustrations by 029 in 2011. Hiiragi's manga adaptation launched in Kadokawa's Monthly Comic Dengeki Daioh magazine in December 2011. Kurone Mishima drew another manga spinoff called Hataraku Maou-sama! High School! in Kadokawa's Dengeki Maoh magazine from 2012 to 2015. Yen Press also published all five volumes of the manga.
The ComicWalker website launched a gourmet-themed manga spinoff titled Hataraku Maou-sama no Meshi! in August. Oji Sadō is drawing the manga. The manga adapts the latest spinoff volume in the light novel series, which also has the same title. The novel volume shipped in February 2019.
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