As previously reported, Rin Asano’s Deaimon manga is coming to TV in an anime adaptation, and now the Deaimon anime has a brand new preview. The confectionery-loaded show is set to premiere in 2022, so let’s check out some more footage below along with a bunch of new cast announcements.
Here’s who’s getting in on the sweet fun:
CHARACTER – CAST MEMBER
Heigo Irino – Rikiya Koyama
Fuki Irino – Sayaka Ohara
Masa Tatsumi – Hiroshi Iwasaki
Otsuru-san – Satsuki Yukino
Saki Seto – Takuma Nagatsuka
Mitsuru Horikawa – Minori Suzuki
Kanoko Matsukaze – Minami Takahashi
Hiiro Kisaichi – Saori Hayami
Tomoe Yukihira – Yoshitsugu Matsuoka
Ikko Irino – Izou Oikawa
Masayo Irino – Miho Yoshida
Among the new staff members are Shigyo Sato on prop and confectionery design, Yuki Yomogida on 2D art and costume design, Yumiko Kugo (Studio Jack) on art direction, Yukie Yamamoto (Inaho) on CG direction, as well as Nao Matsumoto (Inaho) as compositing director of photography, Akari Saito (Mishima Editing Room) as editor, Hiroto Morishita as audio director, and Midorimatsu on project presentation.
The Deaimon anime—which tells the tale of Nagomu Irino as he moves back to Kyoto after a decade to take over his family’s confectionery shop, only to discover he now has to be a father figure to Itsuka Yukihara, who has been named the shop’s successor—is being directed by Fumitoshi Oizaki (Romeo x Juliet), with Reiko Yoshida (Violet Evergarden) on scripts and Sakae Shibuya (Girl Friend Site) as character designer and animation director at production house Encourage Films.