Call of the Night Reveals New Key Visual & Cast Members

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© 2022 Kotoyama, Shogakukan / "Yofukashi no uta" Production Committee

The production team for the upcoming Call of the Night anime has revealed a new key visual, highlighting the main characters of the show. They also revealed additional voice cast members joining the summer anime, which is scheduled to premiere this coming July 2022. 

The additional voice cast consists of Eri Kitamura as Niko Hirata, Shizuka Itou as Kabura Honda, Naomi Ohzora as Midori Kohakobe, and Azumi Waki as Hatsuka Suzushiro. They join Sora Amamiya as Nazuna Nanakasa, Gen Satou as Kou Yamori, Yumiri Hanamori as Akira Asai, and Haruka Tomatsu as Seri Kikiyou

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From L to R: Niko, Kabura, Midori, & Hatsuka. © 2022 Kotoyama, Shogakukan / “Yofukashi no uta” Production Committee

Tomoyuki Itamura (The Case Study of Vanitas) is directing the anime and Tetsuya Miyanishi (Aoharu X Machinegun) is the chief director. Michiko Yokote (The Great Jahy Will Not Be Defeated!) is writing the screenplay and Haruka Sagawa (Child of Kamiari Month) is handling character designs. LIDENFILMS is handling the animation production and will broadcast on Fuji TV’s Noitamina block.

Kotoyama (Dagashi Kashi) first published the original manga in 2019 and 10 tankoubon volumes have been published as of April 2022. The manga series is currently running in Shogakukan’s Weekly Shounen Sunday magazine. 

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© 2022 Kotoyama, Shogakukan / “Yofukashi no uta” Production Committee

Viz Media describes Call of the Night as:

One sleepless night, Kou slips out to walk the streets. Life after dark is a revelation! When flirtatious Nazuna invites Kou to spend the night at her place in an abandoned building, he’s stoked! But then he awakens to kisses on his neck with a little too much bite to them… Is it just the delicious taste of his blood that makes her meet him night after night for late-night adventures, conversation and…naps? Or something else? Then, when a cute girl from Kou’s past shows up and competes for his attention, his budding relationship with the undead is put to the test!


Source: Call of the Night Official Japanese Twitter

William Moo is a freelance writer who has previously written for OTAQUEST and MANGA.TOKYO. He enjoys watching lots of anime every season and reading from time to time. You can follow him on Twitter @thewriterSITB.
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