Fans of the fall 2016 anime series Occultic;Nine already knew that Aniplex USA was involved in bringing the show over from Japan and they’ve now revealed at Anime Central some new information. The distributor is planning to bring out the series on Blu-ray this year and that they intend to have it dubbed as well. Preorders for it will be going live on Monday with more details to be had then about the project.
The series was directed by Kyohei Ishiguro based on the series composition by MAGES and Morita to Junpei. Tomoaki Takase worked on the character designs and it was animated by A-1 Pictures.
The Japanese cast includes Yuki Kaji as Yuuta Gamon, Ayane Sakura as Ryouka Narusawa, Kaito Ishikawa as Sarai Hashigami, Hitomi Yoshida as Miyuu Aikawa, Shizuka Itou as Touko Sumikaze, Miyuki Sawashiro as Aria Kureinaino, Kishou Taniyama as Kiryuu Kusakabe, Mamiko Noto as Ririka Nishizono, Tetsuya Kakihara as Shun Moritsuka, Satomi Akesaka as Asuna Kisaki, Kenjirou Tsuda as Kouhei Izumi and Maria Naganawa as Chizu Kawabata.
The light novels began back in 2014 and have two volumes out so far with a manga adaptation from Ganjii that began last fall.
Plot concept: The story takes place in Kichijoji. Dreaming day and night of getting rich very quickly, Yuuta Gamon, a 2nd year high school student, owner of an affiliation blog called Kiri Kiri Basara, takes advantage of it and he gathers nine eccentric individuals. With their help, he challenges the supernatural and tries to solve all mysteries leading to unimaginable events that can potentially alter the course of the world…or maybe not?