All work and no play makes Manabu a very doll boy, but before we can commence the first round on April 19 at 2:00pm Pacific Time, we have to reveal who’ll be putting themselves on the line in the English dub of Tomodachi Game!
First up is the main cast list:
- David Matranga (Bertholdt Hoover in Attack on Titan) as Yuichi
- Josh Bangle (Li in Fire Force) is Tenji
- Caitlin Glass (Winry Rockbell in Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood) as Shiho
- Dani Chambers (Mansherry in One Piece) as Yutori
- Aaron Campbell (Gauma in SSSS.DYNAZENON) as Makoto
- Kiba Walker (Makio Tanihara in Horimiya) as Manabu (rotating role)
- Monica Rial (Bulma in Dragon Ball Z) as Tsukino
- Sara Ragsdale (Miranda Wallace in Wise Man’s Grandchild) as Maria
Other voices featured in episode 1 include:
- Randy Pearlman as Yoshida
- Anastasia Muñoz as Yuichi’s Mother
- Rachel Thompson as Female Random Student 01A
- Dusty Feeney as Female Student 01A
- Dylan Mobley as Male Random Student 01A
- Ashley Thereon as Male Random Student 01B
- Kristian Eros as Male Student 01A
- Cris George as Male Student 01B
- Tristan Bonner as Male Student 01C
- Dylan Mobley as Male Student 01D
- Garrett Schenck as Male Teacher 01A
- Dusty Feeney, Rachel Thompson, Kelsey Maher and Lucia Lobosvilla as Walla: Kids
- Tristan Bonner, Kristian Eros, Dylan Mobley, Ashley Thereon, Dusty Feeney, Rachel Thompson, Kelsey Maher and Lucia Lobosvilla as Walla: Students
- R Bruce Elliott as ???
And here’s the production crew keeping a watchful eye over them:
- ADR Director: Jad Saxton
- Lead ADR Engineer: Rickey Watkins
- ADR Script Writer: Katelyn Barr
- ADR Script Supervisor: Emily Neves
- ADR Prep: James Baker
- ADR Mix Engineer: Gino Palencia
Based on the manga by Mikoto Yamaguchi and Yuki Sato, Tomodachi Game is directed by Hirofumi Ogura (Cells at Work!!) at studio Okuruto Noboru, with series composition by Kenta Ihara (Saga of Tanya the Evil) and character designs by Satomi Miyazaki (Attack on Titan animation director).
If you’re a fan of death game anime, don’t miss Episode 1 of Tomodachi Game when it drops on April 19 at 2:00pm PT, right here on Crunchyroll!
High school student Katagiri Yuichi, who values friendship above all else, enjoys a fulfilling life with his close friends Sawagiri Shiho, Mikasa Tenji, Shibe Makoto, and Kokorogi Yutori.
However, after a particular incident, they’re dragged into a debt repayment game.
The only way to beat the “Tomodachi Game” is to not doubt their friends. Bound together by solid friendships, the game should’ve been easy, but– The hugely popular comic that sold over two million copies is finally becoming an anime! Will they trust or betray their precious friends? The true nature of humanity is exposed in the ultimate psychological game!
Der shy man behind @Shymander, Liam is a timezone-fluid Aussie with a distinct fondness for anime, Eurovision and creating odd stats projects despite hating math.