Crunchyroll introduced on Monday that it has begun streaming an English dub for the unique anime Odd Taxi. The firm started streaming the primary two dubbed episodes on Monday. Two new dubbed episodes will launch each Monday till March 21, when the ultimate three episodes will stream.

Bill Millsap is directing the dub. The forged consists of:

  • Mike McFarland as Hiroshi Odokawa
  • Lucien Dodge as Eiji Kakihana
  • Zeno Robinson as Taichi Kabasawa
  • Daman Mills as Ayumu Goriki
  • Lauren Landa as Miho Shirakawa
  • Sean Chiplock as Shun Imai
  • Caitlin Glass as Taeko Harada

The dub was initially scheduled to premiere on January 16.

The anime premiered in Japan in April 2021 and aired for 13 episodes. Crunchyroll streamed the anime within the West.

The story follows Odokawa, an eccentric, reticent 41-year-old taxi driver who has no relations and doesn’t have a lot to do with others. He does have conversations along with his clients, together with a university scholar who needs to go viral, a nurse hiding a secret, an unsuccessful comic, a road tough, and an up-and-coming idol. These conversations lead him to a lady who has disappeared.

Manga creator Kadzuya Konomoto (Seto Utsumi) wrote the anime. Baku Kinoshita directed the anime with Norio Nitta because the assistant director. Kinoshita and Hiromi Nakayama designed the characters. Kohei Yoshida was the recording director at Pony Canyon Enterprise. PUNPEE VaVa OMSB have been accountable for the music, and Pony Canyon was accountable for music manufacturing with collaboration by Summit, Inc. P.I.C.S. and OLM produced the anime. P.I.C.S. was additionally credited for the unique work and planning. Skirt (singer-songwriter Wataru Sawabe‘s solo mission) and rapper/DJ PUNPEE carried out the present’s opening theme track “Odd Taxi,” and Suzuko Mimori carried out the ending theme track “Sugarless Kiss.”

Eiga Odd Taxi: In the Woods, the anime’s movie mission will premiere in Japan on April 1. The tv anime’s foremost forged and workers are returning, and ASMIK Ace is distributing. Crunchyroll will stream the movie.

The movie is a “reconstruction” of the tv anime episodes, nevertheless it additionally depicts what occurs after the tv anime’s finale.

Takeichi Abaraya and Konomoto launched a manga adaptation of the anime in January 2021 on Shogakukan‘s digital manga label Superior Dalpana.

Source: Crunchyroll (Kyle Cardine)