The official website for the recently announced anime adaptation of Ishizuka Chihiro’s Flying Witch manga has revealed the supporting cast members for the series on Friday. The anime will begin airing on April 9th.
The character designs for the addition cast were also revealed:
- Kana Aoi (First debut role) will voice Akane Kowata
- Shiori Mikami (Akari Akaza from Yuru Yuri) as Nao Ishiwatari
- Mari Hino (Nao Shinkawa from Shirobako) as Inukai
- Yuka Iguchi (Mitsuba Sanguu from Owari no Seraph) as Anzu Shiina
The previously announced cast includes:
- Minami Shinoda (First debut role) as Makoto Kowata
- Eri Suzuki (Milinda Brantini from Heavy Object) as Chinatsu Kuramoto
- Shinsuke Sugawara (First debut role) as Kei Kuramoto
The staff for the upcoming series include:
- Director: Sakurabi Katsushi (Asatte no Houkou., Kamisama no Memochou, Shingetsutan Tsukihime)
- Scripts: Akao Deko (Arakawa Under the Bridge, Gintama 2015, Nazo no Kanojo X)
- Character Design: Yasuno Masato (episode animation director on Little Busters!, Danmachi)
- Animation Studio: J.C. Staff (Sakurasou no Pet na Kanojo, Prison School, Toradora!)
Flying Witch is a Japanese manga series by Chihiro Ishizuka. It has been serialized since September 2012 in Kodansha’s shounen manga magazine Bessatsu Shounen Magazine and collected in three tankobon volumes. The manga was first published as a one-shot on July 9, 2010 in the same magazine. An anime television series adaptation has been announced for April 2016.
Flying Witch synopsis from MAL:
Kowata Makoto is an air head with a bad sense of direction that just moved into her relative’s house… But is that all?