The popular web manga Aguu, which has more than 1 billion page views in China, will get an anime adaptation this Summer 2018!
Yichun Jun’s Aguu (Devil Dolls) is a Chinese web manga serialized by Tencent Anime. Aguu: Tensai Ningyo (Aguu: Genius Dolls) will be released on TOKYO MX, SunTV, and KBS Kyoto at midnight on 10 July 2018.
whiplash!’s group DenKare (short for Denkishiki Karen Ongaku Shuudan), who has been in charge of various game’s theme songs since 2001, will write their first TV anime song. DenKare’s unique musicality fuses pretty singing voices with heavy metal sounds. Aguu: Tensai Ningyo‘s opening theme is titled ‘prima dynamis’ and will be available via iTunes Store, Google Play, and other music distribution sites on 10 July 2018. whiplash! will release a single including bonus tracks and coupling songs on 25 July 2018.
Aguu: Tensai Ningyo
Summer 2018 | Anime Info
Original Work: Yichun Jun
Director: Bob Shirahata
Character Design/ General Animation Director: Masaaki Kawanami
Series Composition: Yukiko Kato
Prop Design: Maho Aoki
Art Director: Masakazu Miyake
Color Setting: Imari Katsuragi
Director of Photography: Masayuki Kawaguchi
Editing: Kei Uchida*
Sound Director: Hozumi Gota
Music: Yuki Shibasaki
General Planning: Zo Zheng Yu*
Planning: Xiong Mao Gai Fan*
General Executive Producer: Li Xiao Ting*
Executive Producer: ASKASK, Chen Mo De Zhang Yu*, Shui Ta*
Producer: Yasuo Miyamoto
Animation Producer: Masayoshi Ono
Animation Production: Studio DEEN
Production: Tencent Animation
* The spellings of marked staff’s names may be incorrect.
Noriko Shibasaki as Ai
Eriko Matsui as Machi
Wataru Takagi as Rasho
Satoshi Shibasaki as Rafu
Hiroki Yasumoto as Elbat
Kikuko Inoue as Rijuntei
M・A・O as Rihakumen
Risa Mizuno as Oinin
Aya Uchida as Karurichi
* The character’s spellings have not been confirmed yet.
Anime’s Official Website: http://aguu-anime.com/
Anime’s Official Twitter: @aguu_anime
DenKare’s Official Website: http://www.denkare.net/
Label whiplash!’s Official Website: http://www.whiplashrecords.jp/