The official website of the Assassination Classroom (Ansatsu Kyoushitsu) TV anime has released its first promotional video. The new video introduces the anime’s main characters as well as their respective cast members. The video has also revealed that the Assassination Classroom anime will be airing on January 9th 2015 at 25:20 (effectively the 10th at 1:20am) during the Winter 2015 anime season.

The main cast are as follows:

  • Jun Fukuyama (Lelouch Lamperouge in Code Geass: Hangyaku no Lelouch) will voice the teacher Koro-sensei
  • Mai Fuchigami (Miho Nishizumi from Girls und Panzer) as Nagisa Shiota
  • Nobuhiko Okamoto (Rin Okumura in Ao no Exorcist) will voice Karma Akabane
  • Miho Hino (Toki from Seitokai Yakuindomo*) voices Sumire Hara
  • Kouki Harasawa (Hesma in Fantastic Children) voicing as Takuya Muramatsu
  • Ryota Osaka (Haruto Tokishima in Kakumeiki Valvrave) voices Yuma Isogai
  • Shizuka Itou (Luviagelita Edelfelt in Fate/kaleid liner Prisma☆Illya) will be voicing Irina Jelavic
  • Aya Suzaki (Tamako Kitashirakawa from Tamako Market) as Kaede Kayano
  • Subaru Kimura (Takeshi Gouda from Doraemon) will voice Ryouma Terasaka

Assassination Classroom (Ansatsu Kyoushitsu) synopsis from Haruhichan.

The students of class 3-E have a mission: kill their teacher before graduation. He has already destroyed the moon, and has promised to destroy the Earth if he can not be killed within a year. But how can this class of misfits kill a tentacled monster, capable of reaching Mach 20 speed, who may be the best teacher any of them have ever had?

Here is the newest visual for the anime:

Assassination Classroom Visual 03_Haruhichan.com

You can visit the anime’s website here: http://www.ansatsu-anime.com/
And follow the official Twitter here: @ansatsu_anime

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