Dead Dead Demon’s Dededede Destruction movie revealed the main cast for the anime on Monday. YOASOBI vocalist Lilas Ikuta (also known as Ikura) and singer ano are starting their voice acting careers as Kadode Koyama and Ouran “Ontan” Nakagawa, respectively. The first part of the film is set to premiere on March 22 next year, while the second part is set to release on April 19.
Production +h is animating the film with Tomoyuki Kurokawa as director. Reiko Yoshida is the scriptwriter, Nobutake Ito is the character designer and chief animation director, and Taro Umebayashi is the music composer. The previously announced cast of Dead Dead Demon’s Dededede Destruction includes:
- Atsumi Tanezaki as Kiho Kurihara
- Miyuri Shimabukuro as Ai Demoto
- Saeko Ooki as Rin Hirama
- Azumi Waki as Futaba Takemoto
- Ryoko Shiraishi as Makoto Tainuma
- Miyu Irino as Keita Oba
- Kouki Uchiyama as Kenichi Kohiruimaki
- Taito Ban as Naoki Watarase
- Junichi Suwabe as Hiroshi Nakagawa
- Kenjiro Tsuda as Nobuo Koyama
Dead Dead Demon’s Dededede Destruction manga is written by Inio Asano. It was serialized in Shogakukan’s seinen manga magazine Big Comic Spirits from April 2014 to February 2022 and has a total of 12 volumes. The series was licensed by VIZ Media for North America. Overall, Asano’s manga has over 3mn copies worldwide and is praised for its entertaining plot despite documenting the mundanity of life. The Dead Dead Demon’s Dededede Destruction marks Asano’s first work to be turned into anime.
The Dead Dead Demon’s Dededede Destruction manga can bought from VIZ Media. A synopsis of the manga is:
The Japan Self-Defense Forces are combatting an alien threat. Meanwhile, Kadode Koyama and Ouran Nakagawa are tracking the alien’s movements on social media when they should really be studying.
Source: Official Website
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