The upcoming March issue of Shueisha’a Jump Square magazine has confirmed that the anime adatpation of Twin Star Exorcists will be airing as part of the Spring 2016 anime season, meaning the series is set to premiere this April. The magazine has also revealed additional details regarding the cast, staff, character designs, song artists and themes for the upcoming adaptation.
The confirmed cast includes Natsuki Hanae as Rokuro Enmado, Megumi Han as Benio Adashino, Ayumu Murase as Yuto Ijika, Yu Serizawa as Mayura Otomi, and Junichi Suwabe as Seigen Amakawa. Tomihosi Taguchi is serving as director and Studio Pierrot, the studio behind big names like Naruto and Tokyo Ghoul, will be producing the series.
The official site for the Twin Star Exorcists anime adaptation has released an official teaser for the series, which you can check out here:
Yoshiaki Sukeno originally launched Twin Star Exorcists as part of Jump Square’s November 2013 issue. Since release, the series has seen seven volumes published with the latest volume being released on January 4. Viz Media publishes the series in the West and has published the third volume of the series as of January. Viz describes the first volume of the series:
Rokuro dreams of becoming anything but an exorcist! Then mysterious Benio turns up. The pair are dubbed the “Twin Star Exorcists” and learn they are fated to marry…
Can Rokuro escape both fates?
When Rokuro’s best friend Ryogo goes missing, Rokuro is forced to ask Benio for help to enter Magano, the realm of the evil Kegare, to rescue him!