The upcoming Deaimon anime has revealed a new key visual. Studio information and staff listing, as well as additional information about the characters, are now also available. Deaimon begins airing in 2022.
Encourage Films (Isekai Cheat Magician) is animating the series. Fumitoshi Oizaki is directing, with Reiko Yoshida on series composition. Sakae Shibuya is doing character designs and serving as chief animation director for the Deaimon anime. In addition, Reiko Yoshida (Violet Evergarden) is writing the script.
Nobunaga Shimazaki and Kozue Yuuki are voicing main characters, Irino Nagomu and Itsuka Yukihira respectively. Character designs have also been revealed:
The anime is based on a manga by Rin Asano which started serialization in Young Ace magazine in 2016.
Irino Nagomu moved to Tokyo to pursue his dreams, but after his father ends up hospitalizied he returns to Kyoto to take over the family wagashi (sweets) shop. However, he’s in for a surprise when he meets Itsuka Yukihira. The girl who is working at the shop and staying with the Nagomu family, is seen as the potential heiress and Irino soon ends up mentoring her. At first, he thinks of her as distant and cold, especially after he learns she refused to inherit the shop. But as he gets to know her better, he learns there is a different side to her.Official Synopsis, ACN Edit
This is a heartwarming story of forming bonds in Kyoto, where wagashi connect people.
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Source: Press Release