The official website reveals new cast info for 2015 spring anime Owari no Seraph.Members from the Moon Demon Company Guren‘s camp are introduced. Japanese Imperial Demon Army (JIDA)’s Second Lieutenants, Sayuri Hanayori voiced by Atsumi Tanezaki (Lisa Mishima in Zankyou no Terror) and Shigure Yukimi voiced by Yui Ishikawa (Mikasa Ackerman in Shingeki no Kyojin) with Colonel Norito Goshi voiced by Daisuke Ono (Kakeru Satsuki in 11eyes) and Colonel Mito Jujo voiced by Yu Shimamura (Kaoru Mizusaki in Aldnoah.Zero) were revealed in the official website.
Previously listed cast were Miyu Irino (Haku in Spirited Away) who plays the titular character, Yuuichiro Hyakuya, the boy who wants to destroy all vampires, and Kensho Ono (Slaine Troyard in Aldnoah.Zero), who plays Mikaela Hyakuya, Yuuichi Hyakuya’s best friend. He was once a human but was turned into a vampire. Kenichi Suzumura(Okita Sougo in Gintama), Takahiro Sakurai (Fantomon in Digimon Advenure), and Aoi Yuuki (Victorique de Blois in Gosick) were also announced as cast members.
Owari no Seraph is a manga written by Takaya Kagami and illustrated by Yamato Yamamoto with storyboards by Daisuke Furuya. It first started serialisation in Shueisha’s Jump Square on 03 Sep 2012. The story begins at a time when the world is ravaged by a man-made virus, and that children are the lone survivors of this tragedy. Vampires emerged from their slumber and dominated the world enslaving the children. In midst of it all stands a 13-year old boy, Yuuichirou Hyakuya (CV: Miyu Irino), who dreams of one day to kill all the vampires and bring humanity back.
The official website series also reveals that since the manga is still ongoing, author Takaya Kagami will be supervising the scripts for the series. He will be working closely with the series writer, Hiroshi Seko. Hiroshi Seko, whose writing credits include Shingeki no Kyojin and Zankyou no Terror, will be working on all the scripts until the last episode of the series.
Owari no Seraph will be a two-cour series. The first part will start on 6 April 2015 whereas, the last part will start in October.