After having revealed the staff members for the upcoming Arata Kangatari anime at the end of 2012, magazine Weekly Shounen Sunday named also the seiyuu for the show. The information was released with the magazine’s latest issue that came out this Sunday (in Japan).
Nobuhiko Okamoto (Rin Okumura in Ao no Exorcist) as Hinohara Arata
Yoshitsugu Matsuoka (Kazuto Kirigaya in Sword Art Online) as Arata
Ayahi Takagaki (Ein in Phantom: Requiem for the Phantom) as Kotoha
Yuuki Ono (Zenkichi Hitoyoshi in Medaka Box) as Kannagi
Ryouhei Kimura (Chihiro Furuya in Sankarae) as Masato Kadowaki
Tatsuhisa Suzuki (Aleister Chamber in Kuroshitsuji) as Akachi
Junko Minagawa (Ryoma Echizen in Prince of Tennis) as Katena
Souichirou Hoshi (Keiichi Maebara in Higurashi) as Yorunami
Opening song will be performed by Sphere while the Ending theme will be by OLDCODEX
The anime will begin in April 2013. It is about a world in which a princess is chosen each 15 years. This time, though, no girl has been born in the specific period and the one to become the Hime is a boy named Arata! A chain of events leads to a murder, an assassination and a new life for Arata as his head is being hunted by those who believe he murdered the princess.
Source: Manga News
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