Prepare for ninja at their most salacious. With the winter 2013 anime season shaping up, Media Factory has announced that the adaptation of bouncy Nintendo 3DS series Senran Kagura has been slated for January 2013.
Media Factory Magazine with announcement...
The second 3DS game, Burst, was released August 30, 2012. A PS Vita version, Senran Kagura Shinovi Versus: Shōjo-tachi no Shōmei hits February 28, 2013.
Ongoing spinoff manga includes Amami Takatsume's seinen version in Monthly Comic Alive, Manabu Aoi's shonen version Senran Kagura: Guren no Uroboros in Comix Rex, and both Senran Kagura: Senshi Bankō no Haruka and Hikage Asahina's Senran Enji Kyonyū-gumi in Famitsu Comic Clear.
Slayers' Takashi Watanabe is teaming up with Sekirei writer Takao Yoshioka to take that joke to anime.
Cast includes Hitomi Harada (Baka and Test's Mizuki Himeji), Asami Imai (Steins;Gate's Kurisu Makise, IdolM@ster's Chihaya Kisaragi), Yū Kobayashi (Gintama's Sarutobi Ayame), Kaori Mizuhashi (Miyako from Hidamari Sketch, Mami from Puella Magi Madoka Magica) and Yuka Iguchi (Nisemonogatari's Tsukihi Araragi, Certain Magical Index's Index).
Asuka - Hitomi Harada
Ikaruga - Asami Imai
Katsuragi - Yuu Kobayashi
Yagyuu - Kaori Mizuhashi
Hibari - Yuka Iguchi
Homura - Eri Kitamura
Yomi - Ai Kayano
Hikage - Ryoko Shiraishi
Mirai - Saori Goto
Haruka - Ryoko Shiraishi