The popular anime series Bungo Stray Dogs, based on the manga by Kafka Asagiri and Sango Harukawa, is set to receive a fifth season in July of this year. The announcement was made by the show’s staff on Wednesday, along with the release of a promotional video and visual by character designer and chief animation director Nobuhiro Arai.
Bungo Stray Dogs is a unique anime that blends elements of supernatural and mystery genres. The series follows the adventures of a group of detectives with supernatural abilities who are tasked with solving cases involving other individuals with extraordinary powers. The show has been praised for its complex characters, compelling storylines, and stunning animation.
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Fans of the series are eagerly anticipating the release of the fifth season, and the announcement of the staff involved in its production has only added to the excitement. The director for the upcoming season will be Takuya Igarashi, who previously worked on popular anime such as Soul Eater and Ouran High School Host Club. Meanwhile, the series composition will be handled by Yoji Enokido, who has worked on anime like FLCL and Revolutionary Girl Utena.
The new season will feature the return of the voice actors for the main characters, including Yuuto Uemura as Atsushi Nakajima, Mamoru Miyano as Osamu Dazai, and Kishou Taniyama as Chūya Nakahara. The animation for the series will once again be handled by Studio Bones, a highly respected anime studio known for their work on series such as Fullmetal Alchemist and My Hero Academia.
The promotional video and visual released by Arai gives fans a glimpse of what they can expect from the upcoming season. The video features scenes of action, drama, and suspense, all set to a hauntingly beautiful soundtrack. The visual, meanwhile, showcases the main characters against a dark and brooding backdrop, hinting at the challenges they will face in the new season.
Overall, the announcement of a fifth season for Bungo Stray Dogs has been met with excitement and anticipation from fans of the series. With a talented staff and stunning animation, this upcoming season is sure to be a must-watch for anime fans. Be sure to mark your calendars for July, when Bungo Stray Dogs returns to the small screen.
Source: Anime News Network