On Monday, ten additional cast members were revealed on the Shinobi no Ittoki (Ittoki the Ninja) official website, which was created by TROYCA and DMM Pictures. (Y Taichi, who is one of the actors, plays two characters.)
The cast members who were just revealed are:
- Atsushi Imaruoka as Gantetsu Suzunone, the head of the Saika ninja and Ryoko’s father
- Kenyuu Horiuchi as Kisuke Ninokuru, a member of the Upper Ninja Council
- Kenji Nomura as Kurōdo Dazai, a member of the Upper Ninja Council
- Kaori Nakamura as Yachiyo Mochizuki, a member of the Upper Ninja Council
- Hiroki Maeda as Amadeus Yoshinaka Nishina, a member of the Upper Ninja Council
- Masashi Nogawa as Enya, a member of the Upper Ninja Council
- Kazuyuki Okitsu as Iboro, a member of the Upper Ninja Council
- Yuka Nukui as Mandara Samuragōchi, a member of the Upper Ninja Council (who may or may not have a twin or an alter ego)
- Yō Taichi as Mandara Samuragōchi, a member of the Upper Ninja Council (who may or may not have a twin or an alter ego)
- Kōichi Sōma as Benkei-Musō, a member of the Upper Ninja Hyōjōshū
- Yō Taichi as Samon, a member of the Upper Ninja Hyōjōshū
Previously announced cast members include:
- Ryota Ohsaka as Ittoki Sakuraba
- Katsuyuki Konishi as Tokisada Kaga
- Haruka Shiraishi as Kōsetsu
- Kikuko Inoue as Yuka Sakuraba
- Aoi Yūki as Kirei Kisegawa
- Hitomi Sekine as Ryoko Suzunone
- Miyu Tomita as Satomi Tsubaki
- Taito Ban as Suzaku Ban
- Taku Yashiro as Himura Takane
- Kan Tanaka as Mitsuzō Moriyama
- Naomi Shindoh as Ayaha Tsuge
- Masaki Terasoma as Hoō Ban
- Yasuhiro Mamiya as Enbi Takane
- Kenjiro Tsuda as Kidō Minobe
- Yūki Takada as Shione Kо̄zuki
- Tomoaki Maeno as Hayato Goshogawara
- Masaya Matsukaze as Genji Kajarishi
- Mugihito as Jūzen Jiraibо̄
- Nanako Mori as Kominami Mitsuhashi
The anime will debut on Tokyo MX, AT-X, and BS Asahi on October 4, and on Tokyo MX, AT-X, and October 7. As the anime airs in Japan, Crunchyroll will stream it. On August 5, the first two episodes were shown in their entirety at Crunchyroll Expo 2022.
The anime is being directed by Shuu Watanabe (Aldnoah.Zero, Re:CREATORS, IDOLiSH7), while the series writing are being handled by Minato Takano (Kakegurui, Keep Your Hands Off Eizouken!, Guilty Flag, and live-action Kakegurui).
Character design and primary animation director duties are shared by Isamu Suzuki (IDOLiSH7, Bloom Into You). The soundtrack is being written by TOMISIRO, who has worked on shows including Macross Delta, The Dragon Dentist, and Detective Conan: Zero’s Tea Time. The series was originally planned by TROYCA and DMM Pictures, and TROYCA is also animating.
The “Oboetate” closing theme song is being performed by the musical group hockrockb.
In March 2017, DMM launched the animation studio DMM Pictures. The TROYCA studio was established in 2014 by anime director Ei Aoki and his pals (Fate/Zero, Girls Bravo, Wandering Son). Lord El-Melloi II’s Case Files, Aldnoah.Zero, IDOLiSH7, and RE:CREATORS are among the animated programmes produced by the company. Note from Rail Zeppelin.