Record of Ragnarok Gets New Key Visual, Additional Casts Announced

Warner Bros. Japan released a new key visual for the anime adaptation of Record of Ragnarok. The new key visual features three representatives of gods and humans in the tournament featured in the anime. The anime is scheduled for 2021.

Twelve additional casts members were also announced: Soma Saito (Vinegar Doppio from JoJo’s Bizzare Adventure: Golden Wind) as Adam, Kazuhiro Yamaji (Kenny Ackerman from Attack on Titan) as Kojiro Sasaki, Takahiro Sakurai (Cutthroat from Akudama Drive) as Poseidon, Junichi Suwabe (Ryoumen Sukuna from Jujutsu Kaisen) as Hermes, Yukihiro Nozuyama (Ryoumen Sukuna from Tokyo Revengers) as Heimdall, Sho Hayami (Azami Nakiri from Food Wars! Shokugeki no Soma) as Odin, Tatsuhisa Suzuki (Anos Voldigoad from The Misfit of Demon King Academy) as Shiva, Rie Tanaka (Mitsuru Kirijo from Persona 3) as Aphrodite, Hinata Tadokoro (Tanabe-sensei from Karakai Jozu no Takagi-san) as Ares, Taisuke Nakano as Huginn, and Tomohiro Yamaguchi as Muninn. 

SymaG will perform the ending theme song “Fukahi (Inevitable).” MAXIMUM THE HORMONE will perform the opening theme song titled “KAMIGAMI.” 

Warner Bros. Japan will also be hosting a live talk show event on March 28 featuring the main cast of Record of Ragnarok

The anime adaptation was announced late last year. Graphinica is in charge of the animation production with Masao Okubo as director, Kazuyuki Fudeyasu (By the Grace of Gods, JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure) as series composer, Masaki Saito as character designer, and Yasuharu Takanashi (Naruto, Fairy Tail, Zombie Land Saga) as music composer. 

The main cast was previously announced and features Miyuki Sawashiro (Mordred in Fate/Apocrypha) as Brunhild, Tomoyo Kurosawa (Ordinary Person in Akudama Drive, Saya in Wandering Witch: The Journey of Elaina) as Geir, Tomokazu Seki (Gilgamesh in Fate/stay night: Unlimited Blade Work) as Lu Bu, Hikaru Midorikawa (Gridman in SSSS.Gridman) as Thor, and Wataru Takagi (Eikichi Onizuka in GTO: Great Teacher Onizuka) as Zeus. 

The manga is written by Shinya Umemura and Takumi Fukui and illustrated by Ajichika. It started serialization in January 2018 in the Monthly Comic Zenon magazine by COAMIX. 


Source: press release

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