Toward the end of the third quarter of last year, it was disclosed that the Adventure of Sinbad would be adapted into an anime series. Five months after, the air date of The Magi: Adventure of Sinbad anime was announced. The new anime series will premiere on April 15.
Adventure of Sinbad is a spinoff of Shinobu Ohtaka’s Magi manga series. Crunchyroll says that the anime series is slated to debut on BS-TBS, CBC, MBS, and TBS mid-April 2016. The description of the spin-off states that the story is set 30 years before the main story of the Magi began.
In preparation for the TV premiere, the main visuals for Adventure of Sinbad anime has been released. Other details like the theme songs of the Magi: Adventure of Sinbad, including the band, have also been disclosed. Fandom Post says that PENGUIN RESEARCH will sing ?Spotlight,? which is the opening song, while the closing song ?Polaris? will be sung by Fujifabric.
The voice actors of Magi: Adventure of Sinbad are ?Daisuke Ono as Sinbad, Akira Ishida as Yunan, Tomokazu Sugita as Drakon, Ai Kayano as Serendine, Katsuyki Konishi as Badr, Yoko Hikasa as Esra, Keiji Fujiawara as Hinahoho, Takahiro Sakurai as Jafar, Ayumi Fujimura as Pipirika, Takehito Koyasu as Barbarossa and Hiroki Touchi as Baal.?
Avid readers of Magi know that the manga has inspired five original video animation (OVA) episodes that were shipped together with the previous volumes, according to a previous report by Anime News Network. Most of the main staff and cast of the TV animation are from the OVA series.
According to the same report, the animation is handled by Lay-duce. The Magi: Adventure of Sinbad anime series will be directed by Yoshikazu Miyao, while the script is penned by Taku Kishimoto. The character designs are handled by Souichirou Sako. Tomohiro ?kubo will compose the music.
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