"Karneval" Anime Cast Announced

Who's who in anime adaptation of josei fantasy manga

After being announced back in April and scheduled last week, plans for the anime adaptation of Touya Mikanagi's fantasy josei manga Karneval are being nailed down. And, with a trailer shipping with the limited edition of volume 10, the staff and cast have been revealed. 


Director: Eiji Suganuma (Sasameki Koto, Kodomo no Jikan)
Scenario : Tôko Machida (Saiyûki Gunlock, Saiyûki Reload)
Character Director : Toshie Kawamura (Smile Precure!)
Studio : Manglobe (Samurai Champloo, Hayate the Combat Butler: Can't Take My Eyes Of You)


The story follows the journey of a boy called Nai who is looking someone called Karoku with only a bracelet as a clue. Through a series of unfortunate events he winds up partnered with a thief called Gareki and they learn that the bracelet is actually an ID from the defense organization called "Circus." 


Nai - Hiro Shimono  (The World Only God Knows' Keima Katsuragi) 

Gareki - Hiroshi Kamiya (Durarara!'s Izaya Orihara)

Yogi - Mamoru Miyano (Hunter x Hunter'Chrollo Lucilfer)

Tsukumo - Aya Endo (Kids on the Slope's Yurika Fukahori)


Hirato - Daisuke Ono (Black Butler's Sebastian Michaelis, Saizō Kirigakure from Brave 10)

Jiki - Yūichi Nakamura (Gray Fullbuster from Fairy Tail, Sōshi Miketsukami from Inu x Boku SS).

Tsukitachi - Koji Yusa (Yukiko from Persona 4, Cure Melody from Suite PreCure)


Akari - Daisuke Hirakawa




via Comic Natalie and @maguma178


Scott Green is editor and reporter for anime and manga at geek entertainment site Ain't It Cool News. Follow him on Twitter at @aicnanime.

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