The official website for the () original television anime began streaming a second promotional video for the series on Saturday. The video reveals more cast and the show’s January 11 debut.
The newly announced cast includes:
- Rie Kugimiya as Catherine Sue
- Tomokazu Sugita as Edward Chi
- Anan Furuta as Perch
- Yūki Inoue as Noin
- Chiwa Saito as Nancy
- Tomomichi Nishimura as Rock
Crunchyroll will stream the series as it airs under the title , and it describes the story:
The story takes place in the town of Most City in a certain country. On the second floor of an old building is a publishing company that puts out a periodical called Delusional Monthly Magazine, a science magazine featuring articles about shocking, bizarre events and inexplicable phenomena that make even scientists throw up their hands in defeat. Its staff consists only of a beautiful editor-in-chief and her one editor, Taro J. Suzuki, who are joined by grade-school-aged assistant Jiro Tanaka and his dog, Saburo. The editorial department is always empty, and Taro, Jiro, and Saburo are usually hanging out in Rock, a coffee shop on the first floor. One day, the scientist Goro Sato visits them for a consultation, and therein lies the beginning of an outlandish new story.
The anime stars:
- Takahide Ishii as Tarō J. Suzuki
- Kazutomi Yamamoto as Jirō Tanaka
- Yusuke Shirai as Saburō
- Shunichi Toki as Gorō Satō
Ichigo Umatani is credited for the original story. Chizuru Miyawaki (, ) drafted the original character designs, and is also directing the anime at OLM (Team Yoshioka). Hiroko Kanasugi (, ) is supervising the series scripts, Akane Hirota (chief animation director for ) is designing the characters for animation.
The four male voice cast will perform the opening song “Over Scientific.” The four characters make up the Monthly Mōsō Science Editorial Department. Shunichi Toki is performing the ending theme song, titled “SCIENCE,” as his fourth solo single due out on February 21.
Sources: anime’s website, Comic Natalie