The previously announced Ron Kamonohashi: Deranged Detective anime adaptation will premiere in October of 2023, as announced earlier. The announcement states that the “first” season is coming this fall and it also introduces the main cast. Yohei Azakami and Junya Enoki will be voicing Ron Kamonohashi and Totomaru Ishiki respectively. A visual featuring the two voice actors is now available:
The anime was announced in December, during the Jump Festa stage dedicated to the manga series. At the time, a teaser visual and trailer for Ron Kamonohashi: Deranged Detective anime were revealed but without the premiere date.
Shota Ibata is directing the anime, with Wataru Watari on series composition. Masakazu Ishikawa is doing the character designs. Yo Tsuji is composing the music and KADOKAWA is credited for music production. Diomedéa is animating the adaptation. Ron Kamonohashi: Deranged Detective is based on a manga written and illustrated by Akira Amano, best known for her Katekyo Hitman Reborn! and ēlDLIVE series.
The manga has been serialized in Shueisha’s Shonen Jump+ online magazine since October 2020. There are currently eight volumes out. Shueisha’s MangaPlus app is publishing it in English. New chapters are released every Saturday. The plot is described as:
This unusual duo brings the hidden truth into the light! Ron Kamonohashi, a private investigator with serious issues, and Totomaru Ishiki, a pure-hearted but dim police detective, team up to solve the most baffling mysteries! A thrilling detective story for a new generation from Akira Amano, creator of “Reborn!” and “?edlive”!
Source: Official Twitter
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