GONZO animates Spring 2018 TV anime adaptation of "food fantasy" light novel series
A new teaser trailer reveals the main cast and staff for Kakuriyo no Yadomeshi ("Making a Living at an Inn in the Afterlife"), an upcoming TV anime based on the series of "food fantasy" light novels about a young women who takes a job as a chef in the nether-realms.
The main staff for Kakuriyo no Yadomeshi includes:
- Original work: the Kakuriyo no Yadomeshi series, written by Midori Yuuma, illustrated by Laruha, published by Fujimi Shobo (a division of Kadokawa) under their Fujimi L Bunko label.
- Music production: Flying Dog
- Animation production: GONZO
The main cast for Kakuriyo no Yadomeshi includes:
- Nao Tōyama as Aoi Tsubaki.
- Katsuyuki Konishi as Ōdanna ("Master").
- Shun'ichi Toki as Ginji.
In Kakuriyo no Yadomeshi, Aoi is a college student who possesses the ability to see spirits. One day she is whisked away to the underworld by a demon-god who is also the proprietor of an otherworldly inn known as the "Tenjin-ya". The demon-god claims that Aoi must marry him in order to pay off her grandfather's substantial debt, but instead Aoi agrees to work as a cook at the Tenjin-ya in order to earn enough to return to the land of the living.
Kakuriyo no Yadomeshi will broadcast in Japan in the Spring season of 2018.
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