Noragami Aratogo anime series is now entering the Yomi Arc on which Yato will enter the underworld and will have a fateful encounter with the fortune god Ebisu. This encounter will eventually lead into a series coincidence that will keep the story moving forward on a darker turn for every character in the story especially for Yato and Bishamon.
Yomi Arc (Underworld Arc) will premiere in the Noragami Aragoto’s seventh episode and the anime’s official website unveiled the additional cast and character designs for new characters that will appear in this arc.
The cast members are as follows:
Kaito Ishikawa as Koto Fujisaki, an upperclassman at Hiyori’s high school who happens to be possessed by an entity called “Father” and the main antagonist in the story thus far.
The following characters serve as Ebisu’s shinki:
Takehiro Hasu as Iwami
|Kanehira Yamamoto as Kunimi|
|Yoshitaka Yamaya as Tatsumi|
|Taishi Murata as Utami|
Noragami Aragoto is the second season of the popular TV anime adaptation of Adachitoka’s Noragami manga series. The second season premiered on October, 2015 with the first-half of the show mainly focusing on Bishamon’s past and what caused the big time conflict between Yato and herself. Moreover, the second half of Noragami Aragoto centers on Ebisu and Yato in the underworld, their fight against Izanami, the arrival of Koto Fujisaki in the story, and unveiling much of Yato and Nora’s past.
Yato may just be a minor god now, but he’s determined to make it big and he’s got a plan. Unfortunately, things just don’t seem to be going his way. He doesn’t have a single shrine dedicated to him, his partner has just quit, and now he’s got to find a new divine weapon. Just when things look bleak, he meets a girl named Hiyori and changes her life forever.
Noragami Aragoto is directed by Kotaro Tamura at studio BONES, while returning to provide the series composition is Deko Akao. Noragami Aragoto opening theme is “Kyōran Hey Kids!!” (Fury Hey Kids!!) by The Oral Cigarettes’.