Rise from your grave! Announced way back in 2012, the anime adaptation of Calamity of a Zombie Girl (known in Japan as Aru Zombie Shoujo no Sainan), a series of horror-comedy light novels written by Ryo Ikehata and illustrated by Hagane Tsurugi about a group of college students who accidentally disturb the slumber of a living dead girl, is finally being released in July of 2018.
The staff for Calamity of a Zombie Girl includes:
- Original work: Aru Zombie Shoujo no Sainan by Ryo Ikehata (published by Kadokawa)
- Planning: Katsuya Iwamoto
- Character settings, chief animation director: Jun’ichi Takaoka
- Animation director: Takeshi Kusaka, Yuji Hosogoe, Norimoto Tokura
- Art setting: Masayo Kobayashi
- Color setting: Miyuki Mizumaki
- Art supervisor: Ayumi Sugimoto
- Art director: Shin Watanabe
- Digital graphic work: Gen Uekura
- Photography, editing: Stingray
- Music: Kou Otani
- Sound director, mixer: Akira Noguchi
- Sound designer: Yasuyuki Konno
- Animation producer: Masaru Kojima
- Producer: Katsuya Iwamoto
- Director: Hideaki Iwami
- Screenplay: Ken’ichi Kanemaki
- Animation production: GONZO / Stingray
The cast for Calamity of a Zombie Girl includes:
- Saori Hayami as Euphrosyne Studion.
- Yui Ogura as Alma V.
- Tomokazu Sugita as Syuichiro Takanashi.
- Ryoko Shiraishi as Mako Takanashi.
- Miyuki Sawashiro as Sayaka Kamoshida.
- Tatsuhisa Suzuki as Masahiro Abe.
- M・A・O as Yui Minagawa.
- Yurika Kubo as Noriko Sudo.
- Takahiro Miwa as Hiroshi Azuma.
- And Mugihito as Miyake.
The Calamity of a Zombie Girl anime will be digitally distributed beginning on July 04, 2018.
Official Calamity of a Zombie Girl anime home page
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