The Children Who Chase Lost Voices official site has updated with information about the voice cast for the Makoto Shinkai feature that was licensed formally back on June 14th by Sentai Filmworks. The film is getting released later this year on DVD and Blu-ray from the company as well as digital distribution along the way. It also had a pretty solid theatrical run in Los Angeles to coincide with Anime Expo 2012 this year. The English language adaptation is being directed by Steven Foster.
Asuna – Hilary Haag
Morisaki – David Matranga
Shin – Leraldo Anzaldua
Shun – Corey Hartzog
Plot Concept: Strange sounds in the darkness… Unearthly music from an old crystal radio… These are all the warning Asuna Watase has before a simple walk to her clubhouse catapults her into a nightmarish adventure that will take her beneath the Earth to a lost land beyond the realm of legend! Attacked by a strange monstrous creature, rescued by a mysterious stranger and pursued by a relentless enemy, Asuna finds herself enmeshed in a centuries old mystery that will bind her to a strange young defender and lead her inevitably, towards a secret that may hold the key to life itself! From Makoto Shinkai, the critically acclaimed anime wunderkind who’s thrilled audiences around the world with the masterworks VOICES OF A DISTANT STAR and THE PLACE PROMISED IN OUR EARLY DAYS, comes an all new, dark and truly epic journey into a world you’ve never seen before: CHILDREN WHO CHASE LOST VOICES!