Liden Films-animated original series is set to premiere on July 9
In addition to the fifth character PV for the protagonist girl Baileu Ton (Kana Hanazawa), the official website for the upcoming TV anime Phantom in the Twilight today revealed seven additional characters and their voice cast: Haysin (Junichi Suwabe), Val Helsing (Rikiya Koyama), Mu Shinyao (Manaka Ishimi), Chris (Tomiki Ono), Sha Rijan (Yui Horie), Backup (Kousuke Toriumi), and Geroge L. Gregory (Kenji Nomura).
Haysin: Junichi Suwabe (Keigo Atobe in The Prince of Tennis)
- Immortal man who has lived for longer than one century
Val Helsing: Rikiya Koyama (Kogoro Mouri in Detective Conan)
- Vampire hunter who lives only for his own justice
Mu Shinyao: Manaka Ishimi (Hotaru Hoshikawa in New Game!)
- The protagonist Ton's best friend who always support her kindly
Chris: Yuuki Ono (Taiga Kagami in Kuroko's Basketball)
- An Umbra who lives for vengeance
Sha Rijan: Yui Horie (Liko Izayoi/Cure Magical im Maho Girls PreCure!)
- An Umbra who was very famous in London in the past
Backup: Kousuke Toriumi (Aijima Cecil in Uta no Prince-sama)
- Genius engineer who loves sweets and is always sleep-deprived
Geroge L. Gregory: Kenji Nomura (Gilles de Rais in Drifters)
- Passionate detective who wants to keep the peace in London
Main Character PVs:
Vlad Garfunkel: Takahiro Sakurai (Suzaku Kururugi in Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion)
Luke Bowen: Nobuhiko Okamoto (Accelerator in A Certain Magical Index)
Tauryu: Tomokazu Sugita (Gintoki Sakata in Gintama)
Wayne King: Daiki Yamashita (Sakamichi Onoda in Yowamushi Pedal)
Baileu Ton: Kana Hanazawa (Mikan Yuuki in To Love-Ru)
The concept and story of the TV anime Phantom in the Twilight is created by Beijing-based smartphone
game company Happy Elements as its first original anime series. Liden Films (The Heroic Legend of Arslan)
works on anime production, Kunihiro Mori (Chosoku Henkei Gyrozetter) serves as director.
The story is set in a mysterious cafe in London, "Cafe Forbidden," which opens only at night. The staff
of the cafe are all non-human beings: Vlad Garfunkel (vampire), Luke Bowen (werewolf), and Tauryu
(Jiangshi/Chinese zombie). One day, a girl named Baileu Ton wanders into the cafe. Her great-grandmother
was the first owner of the cafe and also a legendary sorcerer. While solving the trouble Ton is in, various
bonds are formed between her and the handsome staff.
The TV anime is set to premiere on Tokyo MX and BS Fuji on July 9.
Source: Happy Elements Asia Pacific press release
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