The official website for the Blue Exorcist: Kyoto Saga sequel anime started streaming a teaser and a commercial. The spotlight is on Rin Okumura in the promotional video. The videos on the site, however, are region-locked to Japan.
It was also announced through the website that Takashi Inagaki will not return to reprise his role. This is due to his undergoing medical treatment. Inagaki plays the role of Tatsuma Suguro in the series.
The news has left fans concerned about Inagaki?s health condition. His illness was not specified. Jin Urayama of Gundam: The Origin’s Degwin Sodo Zabi will take over the role.
Blue Exorcist Anime Kyoto Impure King Arc
The Blue Exorcist anime will adapt the Kyoto Impure King Arc. The arc began in the fifth volume of Kazue Kat?’s original Blue Exorcist manga. Based on the description from Aniplex of America, the world of humans and demons will intersect.
The realm of humans is called Assiah. Gehenna is the realm of the demons. The demons are bound to invade the material world.
Blue Exorcist Cast
Apart from the returning cast members, the show is also bound to introduce new casts. New and returning cast members are the following:
Nobuhiko Okamoto as Rin Okumura
Jun Fukuyama as Yukio Okumura
Kana Hanazawa as Shiemi Moriyama
Kazuya Nakai as Ryuji Suguro
Koji Yusa as Renzo Shima
Yuuki Kaji as Konekomaru Miwa
Eri Kitamura as Izumo Kamiki
Ayahi Takagaki as Kuro
Rina Satou as Shura Kirigakure
Hiroshi Kamiya as Mephisto Pheles
Hiroaki Hirata as Shiro Fujimoto (replacing Keiji Fujiwara)
Jin Urayama as Tatsuma Suguro (replacing Takashi Inagaki)
Katsuyuki Konishi as J?z? Shima
Kish? Taniyama as Kinz? Shima
M.A.O as Mamushi H?j?
Kazuhiro Yamaji as Sabur?ta T?d?
The Blue Exorcist anime was given a January 6 release date. It will air on MBS? “Animeism” programming block. Aniplex of America licensed the series for its winter lineup.
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