It is officially revealed today that 24-year-old voice actress Saori Hayami, best known as Ayase Aragaki in Ore no Imouto ga Konna ni Kawaii Wake ga Nai and Miyuki Shiba in The Irregular at Magic High School, will play a fairy baby named Haa-chan from the upcoming 4th episode of Mahou Tsukai PreCure!/Maho Girls PreCure!. The baby has already appeared in the OP movie.
Hayami previously joined the anime's 1st episode as a cat. With her current high status as one of the most successful young anime voice actresses, many fans have expected that she will be one of the regular voice cast in the series sooner or later.
It is also confirmed that 61-year-old voice actor Jouji Nakata, the voice of Alucard in the Hellsing anime series, will also join the series as one of the villains, the war-loving turtle warrior Gamettsu, from the same 4th episode to be aired this Sunday.
4th episode trailer
"Mahou Tsukai PreCure!" Main Visual
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