Children of the Sea Anime Film Unveils Mysterious Poster Visual

Ex-idol group SMAP member Goro Inagaki Join the voice cast

The official Twitter for the forthcoming anime film adaptation of Daisuke Igarashi's award-winning fantasy manga Kaiju no Kodomo/Children of the Sea has posted its main poster visual with a tagline: "The most important promise is not be exchanged in words." 



In addition to the previously announced three, four more voice cast are also confirmed.


  • Masaaki Azumi (the protagonist Ruka's farther): Goro Inagaki (ex-member of idol group SMAP) 
  • Kanako Azumi (Ruka's mother): Yu Aoi (Onee-san in Penguin Highway
  • Sensei: (Handball club teacher at Ruka's school): Toru Watanabe 
  • Dede (mysterious person who observes Sora and Umi): Sumiko Fuji (Sakae Jinnouchi in Summer Wars)




Previously announced three:

  • Ruka Azumi: Mana Ashida (14/Mako Mori in her childhood in Pacific Rim
  • Sora: Hiiro Ishibashi (14/Muguel in Coco Japanese dub) 
  • Umi: Airu Kubozuka (16/actor Yosuke Kubozuka's son, his first voice acting role)




52-year-old Ayumu Watanabe (After the Rain, Gurazeni) is confirmed to serve as director at Studio 4°C

(Tekkonkinkreet, Berserk: Golden Age Arc), alongside character designer/chief animation director Keinichi

Konishi (Tokyo Godfathers, A Good Librarian Like a Good Shepherd). Internationally renowned composer

Joe Hisaishi (Hayao Miyazaki, Takeshi Kitano films) provides soundtrack music. 


The film's release date in Japan is set for June 7, 2019.


Teaser trailer



Source: "Children of the Sea" anine film official website / Twitter


© KaijunoKodomo Committee

© Daisuke Igarashi/Shogakukan


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