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Sacrificial Princess and the King of Beasts Reveals Cast, Staff

Sacrificial Princess and the King of Beasts Reveals Cast, StaffLast year, we learned the manga Sacrificial Princess and the King of Beasts would be getting the anime treatment.

Now we know who’s behind that treatment: the main cast and staff of the series have been announced. First up, here’s the cast:

Kana Hanazawa as Sariphi
Satoshi Hino as Leonhart
Yuka Nukui as Kuku (Cy)
Natsumi Fujiwara as Lops (Clops)

Next, the staff:

Director: Chiaki Kon (Sailor Moon Crystal season 3)
Studio: J.C. Staff
Scripts: Seishi Minakami (A Certain Scientific Railgun)
Character designs: Shinya Hasegawa (Utena)
Music: Kohta Yamamoto (86)

And here’s a fresh teaser trailer:

The manga, created by Yu Tomofuji, ran from 2015 to 2020. Here’s how Yen Press describes it:

A young girl has resigned herself to being he next sacrificial meal for the Beast King…but the king is no mere monster! Love is more than skin-deep in this gorgeous fantasy manga.

The manga is quite popular in Japan, having sold nearly 2 million copies as of 2021.

The anime is set for 2023.

Source: ANN

Matt Schley

Matt Schley (rhymes with "guy") lives in Tokyo, and has been OUSA's "man in Japan" since 2012. He's also written about anime and Japanese film for the Japan Times, Screen Daily and more.