Main cast, staff, TV schedule, and key visual revealed for adaptation of Bungo Yamashita's rom-com manga
The main cast, the main staff, the Japanese TV schedule, a new trailer, and a new key visual have all been revealed for Murenase! Seton Gakuen ("Come Together! To the Seton Academy", also known as "Animal Academy"), an upcoming TV anime based on the romantic comedy manga by Bungo Yamashita about an ordinary human trying to survive in an academy for animal-people where the law of the jungle rules.
The main staff for Murenase! Seton Gakuen includes:
- Original work: Bungo Yamashita (serialized on the Cycomics website)
- Director: Hiroshi Ikehata
- Series composition, screenplay: Shigeru Murakoshi
- Character design: Masakatsu Sasaki (st SILVER)
- Chief animation director: Takahiro Sakai
- Animal animation director: Megumi Nagayama
- Art director: Nobuhisa Ogiso (Kusanagi)
- Art settings: Eiko Tsunado (Kusanagi)
- Color design: Ritsuko Utagawa
- Director of photography: Yuichi Takezawa (T2studio)
- Editor: Akinori Mishima
- Sound director: Fumiyuki Gou
- Music: Yōsuke Yamashita, Yūsuke Katō, Tomoya Kawasaki
- Music producer: Koji Sato
- Music production: Cygames
- Animation production: Studio Gokumi
- Production: Anime Murenase! Seton Gakuen Production Committee
The main cast for Murenase! Seton Gakuen includes:
Hina Kino as Ranka Okami.
Haruki Ishiya as Jin Mazama.
Yume Miyamoto as Hitomi Hino.
Misaki Kuno as Yukari Komori.
Konomi Kohara as Miyubi Shishio.
Sora Tokui as Kurumi Nekomai.
Yoshino Aoyama as Chroe Mashima.
Tomokazu Sugita as King Shishino.
Tesshō Genda as Gigasu Terano, aka Terano-sensei.
And Kenjiro Tsuda as Various Male Animals.
Murenase! Seton Gakuen is set in a prestigious private academy where the cardinal rule is "survival of the fittest" and various species clash every day. After a fateful encounter, Jin Mazama - a human boy who hates animals - is involuntarily recruited into the "pack" of Ranka Okami, a solitary wolf-girl who believes that though their shapes may differ, with the right amount of licking, anyone can become friends.
Murenase! Seton Gakuen will broadcast in Japan according to the following TV schedule:
- Tokyo MX: every Monday during the 24:30 time slot beginning on January 06, 2020.
- Sun TV: every Monday during the 24:30 time slot beginning on January 06, 2020.
- KBS Kyoto: every Monday during the 24:30 time slot beginning on January 06, 2020.
- BS11: every Monday during the 24:30 time slot beginning on January 06, 2020.
- Animax: every Sunday during the 23:30 time slot beginning on January 12, 2020.
Please note that some Japanese TV schedules count early-morning programming as late-night programming of the previous day, so for example the 24:30 time slot on Monday evening is actually on Tuesday morning at 12:30am JST.
Official Murenase! Seton Gakuen TV anime home page
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