The cast and character designs for the upcoming TV anime Rage of Bahamut: Manaria Friends has been revealed on the official website of the show. Among the unveiled cast members for the anime is Nana Mizuki who will portray the role of Hanna, the student council president of Mysteria Academy who hails from the Elf tribe. Mizuki previously played the character of Hinata Hyūga from the popular Naruto franchise. She will join the previously announced cast members such as Yōko Hikasa as Anne, the honor student princess; and Ayaka Fukuhara as Grea, a princess born from a dragon and a human. The three voice actresses previously played their respective roles from Rage of Bahamut social game by Cygames.
The anime will adapt the “Manaria Mahō Gakuin” (Mysteria Academy in the English version) event within Cygames’ Rage of Bahamut social game. In the game, Mysteria Academy is a prestigious magic school that teaches magic without discrimination to the three factions (men, gods, demons), who usually are engaged in battle with each other. The anime will follow the three young women as students at the academy.
The upcoming anime is directed by Takafumi Hoshikawa, he’s also overseeing the scripts at Studio Hibari. Serving as both the character designer and the chief animation director for the series is Megumi Ishihara. Meanwhile, serving as the art director is Kenichi Kurata with Takashi Watanabe who is composing the music for the show.
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