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The Dawn of the Witch TV Anime Kicks Off on April 7

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Plans for The Dawn of the Witch TV anime have been updated, and the series is officially set to kick off its broadcast in Japan on April 7. In addition to that, a new promo has been revealed along with a key visual and some cast additions, so check it all out below.

Here’s the first trailer:


New cast members include:

Yumiri Hanamori (Nadeshiko Kagamihara in Laid-Back Camp) as The Witch of Muddy Darkness:

Masaaki Yano (Jyaka in I’m Standing on a Million Lives) as Mercenary:

Masaaki Mizunaka (Keisuke Baji in Tokyo Revengers) as Minister:

As previously reported, Author Kakeru Kobashiri is involved in scriptwriting duties alongside Satoshi Kuwabara and Mayumi Morita, with Takashi Iwasaki directing the anime at Tezuka Production. Other staff members include Rena Iwasaki on character designs, Minoru Nishida on art setting, Yumi Yutani on color design, Wataru Uchida (Conquest) on editing, Satoshi Motoyama as sound director, and Bit Groove Promotion on sound production.

Kodansha USA started releasing digital volumes of the manga adaptation in July of this year. Here’s how they describe it:

Cervil is a magic student with no memories of his life before he met a mysterious blond woman in an alley. Now he travels with his teacher, Ross—another student, Holt, and the beastman Coudeau for “special training”… but this field trip may not be as routine as it seems!

Via Crunchyroll