The AnimeJapan 2022 stage occasion for the tv anime adaptation of author Takahiro and artist Yōhei Takemura‘s Chained Soldier (Mato Seihei no Slave or actually, Slave of the Magic Capital’s Elite Troops) manga revealed three new solid members for the anime on Sunday. The new solid members all play characters which can be a part of the sixth Anti-Demon Squad, and embody:

  • Maaya Uchida as Tenka Izumo, the chief of sixth Squad
  • Nene Hieda as Yachiho Azuma, Himari’s sister, and sixth Squad’s govt officer
  • Reina Ueda as Sahara Wakasa, the carefree member of sixth Squad

Yūya Hirose and Akari Kitō are starring the anime as Yūki Wakura and Kyōka Uzen, respectively. Other solid members embody Yume Miyamoto as Himari Azuma, Mari Hino as Shushu Suruga, and Hina Tachibana as Nei Ōkawamura.

Seven Arcs (Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha, White Album, Trinity Seven) is producing the anime.

The battle fantasy is ready in a world the place a demonic gate has unleashed monsters often known as Shūki. A particular peach tree is ready to give particular powers, however solely to ladies. The story begins when a down-on-his-luck boy named Yūki Wakura meets Uzen Kyōka, a woman who has gained the ability of the peach, and is the captain of the seventh Anti-Demon Squad.

Takahiro and Takemura launched the manga on Shueisha‘s Shonen Jump+ manga web site in January 2019. Shueisha revealed the manga’s ninth compiled e book quantity on December 3.

Takahiro and Tetsuya Tashiro ended their Akame ga KILL! manga in December 2017. The manga launched in 2010 in Square Enix‘s Monthly Gangan Joker journal. The prequel manga, Akame ga KILL! ZERO, launched in 2013 and ended with its tenth quantity. Takahiro and strelka launched the Hinowa ga CRUSH! manga in June 2017. Yen Press is publishing all three titles in English.

Takahiro additionally supplied the unique idea for the Yuki Yuna Is a Hero anime and the collection composition for the Release the Spyce anime.

Takemura beforehand drew a manga adaptation for Tomohiro Matsu‘s Papa no Iu Koto o Kikinasai! (Listen to Me, Girls. I Am Your Father!) gentle novel collection.

Update: Crunchyroll studies that the Mato Seihei no Slave anime’s English title is Chained Soldier.

Sources: Chained Soldier anime’s website, Comic Natalie