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's 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)
Tsukitachi - Koji Yusa (Yukiko from Persona 4, Cure Melody from Suite PreCure)
Akari - Daisuke Hirakawa