posted on 2021-06-22 05:45 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Fantasy series to premiere in October after delay
The official website for the television anime of Zappon and Yasumo's Banished From The Heroes' Party (Shin no Nakama janai to Yūsha no Party o Oidasareta node, Henkyō de Slow Life Suru Koto ni Shimashita) light novel series revealed two more cast members for the show on Tuesday.
The new cast includes Nao Tōyama as Megria (left above), "a receptionist for the adventurer's guild in Zoltan." The other new cast member is Kentarō Tone as Dir (right), "a man blessed with the sign of the 'Fire Mage'."
The previously announced cast members include:Ryōta Suzuki as Red Kanon Takao as Rit Naomi Ōzora as Ruti Sora Amamiya as Yarandrala Taku Yashiro as Ares Kōhei Amasaki as Albert Masahiro Yamanaka as Gonz Sora Tokui as Nao Takeru Mishina as Mido Yū Serizawa as Tanta
Makoto Hoshino (DamePri Anime Caravan, KING’S RAID: Successors of the Will) is directing the anime at Wolfsbane and Studio Flad. Megumi Shimizu (My Next Life as a Villainess: All Routes Lead to Doom!, KING’S RAID: Successors of the Will) is in charge of the series scripts. Ruriko Watanabe (KutsuDaru., DamePri Anime Caravan) is designing the characters.
Zappon began serializing the story on the "Shōsetsuka ni Nārō" website in October 2017, where it is still continuing. Kadokawa began publishing the story in print with illustrations by Yasumo beginning with the first volume in June 2018. Masahiro Ikeno launched a manga adaptation of the novels in Kadokawa's Monthly Shōnen Ace magazine in May 2018. The franchise has over 1 million copies in circulation.