Morikawa voices Hiko, Takeuchi voices Nobrega
The Twitter account for the television anime of Coolkyoushinja and Johanne‘s Peach Boy Riverside manga revealed on Thursday that the anime has cast Toshiyuki Morikawa and Shunsuke Takeuchi. Morikawa will voice Hiko, while Takeuchi will voice Nobrega.
Sartrienne Aldraic, princess of the Kingdom of Aldraic, dreams of traveling the world—a dangerous dream in a land where monsters roam the countryside as they please, and humans live behind high, strong walls. But when a chance meeting with traveler Mikoto gives hope to her dream, he shatters it soon after, as he reveals himself to be none other than Momotaro, ruthless demon-slayer. Though horrified by the gore Momotaro leaves behind, Sartrienne is convinced more than ever that she needs to learn about the world beyond her walls, and journeys out…following the steps of the mysterious, charismatic, terrifying boy she met that day…
The anime stars:
Shigeru Ueda (Märchen Mädchen, Namu Amida Butsu! -Rendai Utena-) is directing the anime at Asahi Production, and Keiichirō Ōchi (Hinamatsuri, My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU Climax, The Quintessential Quintuplets) is supervising the series scripts. Satomi Kurita (Hina Logic – from Luck & Logic, Princess Connect! Re:Dive, Real Girl) and Masato Katou are designing the characters. Takaaki Nakahashi (Mannaka no Rikkun) is composing the music.
The team Q-MHz is producing the opening theme song “Dark spiral journey” featuring Yuko Suzuhana. Mitei no Hanashi is performing the ending theme song “Yoru o Koeru Ashioto” (Footsteps Across the Night).