Goblin Slayer Anime Promo Reveals New Staff
The official website of the anime adaptation of Kumo Kagyu's dark fantasy light novel series Goblin Slayer released a new promo to tease the anime and reveal the principal staff. Persona 5 the Animation -The Day Breakers director Takaharu Ozaki is at the helm, with Hideyuki Kurata (Made in Abyss) on series composition and Yousuke Kuroda (My Hero Academia) teaming up on scripts. Girls' Last Tour animation director Takashi Nagayoshi is in charge of adapting the character designs, and Mili is on the opening theme. WHITE FOX (Re:ZERO, Steins;Gate, Grimoire of Zero) will be handling animation production. Check out the brief teaser below.
The Goblin Slayer drama CD roles will be the same cast in the anime. These include:
Goblin Slayer - Yuichiro Umehara (Goro in DARLING in the FRANKXX)
Priestess - Yui Ogura (Miku in Twin Star Exorcists)
High Elf Archer - Nao Tōyama (Chitoge in Nisekoi)
Cow Girl - Yuka Iguchi (Index in A Certain Magical Index)
Guild Girl - Maaya Uchida (Hajime in Gatchaman Crowds)
Dwarf Shaman - Yūichi Nakamura (Gray in Fairy Tail)
Lizard Priest - Tomokazu Sugita (Gintoki in Gintama)
Witch - Yōko Hikasa (Mio in K-ON!)
Spearman - Yoshitsugu Matsuoka (Sōma in Food Wars!)
The original light novels and the manga adaptation have been licensed by Yen Press, and are being released in English through Yen Press.
Yen Press describes the series:
"A young priestess has formed her first adventuring party, but almost immediately they find themselves in distress. It's the Goblin Slayer who comes to their rescue--a man who's dedicated his life to the extermination of all goblins, by any means necessary. And when rumors of his feats begin to circulate, there's no telling who might come calling next..."
Yen Press is also publishing the manga Goblin Slayer Side Story: Year One in English.
Via: Anime News Network