2nd cour of TV anime adaptation featuring super-powered authors is currently airing in Japan
Voice actor Shinichiro Miki has joined the cast of Bungo Stray Dogs, an action TV anime currently airing in Japan based on the manga and light novel series written by Kafka Asagiri and illustrated by Sango Harukawa that re-imagines famous literary figures as super-powered detectives and criminals.
Miki plays Gide, the former leader of the Europe-based syndicate of super-powered criminals known as "Mimic". Gide is cool-headed and possesses a strong personality and a powerful special ability, and he uses these to lead his comrades, who are former soldiers of an army that was defeated in past conflict. The character is inspired by the Nobel Prize-winning French author, André Paul Guillaume Gide.
The Bungo Stray Dogs TV series is directed by Takuya Igarashi and features animation by Bones. The 2nd cour of the series is currently airing in Japan, and is also available via simulcast streaming on Crunchyroll.
Official Bungo Stray Dogs TV anime home page
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