The upcoming anime adaptation of Yoshifumi Tozuka’s Undead Unluck released cast information for the main characters. Studio David Production is animating the adaptation, which was announced in August 2022. The premiere date is set for 2023.
Yuichi Nakamura, known for his roles as Satoru Gojo in Jujutsu Kaisen, Gray Fullbuster in Fairy Tail, Tatsuya Shiba in The Irregular at Magic High School, and who has recently voiced Day Break in Spy x Family, is voicing Andy. Moe Kahara who voiced Akari Tokito in The Executioner and Her Way of Life and Tomoe Inui in How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom, is voicing as Fuko Izumi in the anime adaptation.
Both of the Undead Unluck cast members will appear along with “super gorgeous additional cast member(s)” as secret guest(s) at the anime’s stage of Jump Studio NEO on December 17, held at Jump Festa 2023. The anime will release a teaser trailer for the first time.
Yoshifumi Tozuka’s Undead Unluck is being serialized in Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump since January 2020. The series will release the newest, 14th compiled volume on December 2, 2022.
Viz Media licensed the manga series for English releases and released the first volume in May 2021. The latest, 10th volume is scheduled to be released on January 17, 2023. The official website describes the plot of the first volume as:
All Fuuko wants is a passionate romance like the one in her favorite shojo manga. Unfortunately, her Unluck ability makes that impossible. But just as Fuuko hits rock bottom, Andy sweeps her off her feet—literally! Now she’s become Andy’s unwilling test subject as he works to find a way to trigger a stroke of Unluck big enough to kill him for good. However, when the pair discovers a secret organization is hunting them, it puts Andy’s burial plans on hold.