We haven’t heard much on the summer 2018 season series Jashin-chan Dropkick, aka Dropkick on My Devil, but that’s changed today with a good update from the project. The debut of the first promotional video clocks in at 2 1/2 minutes and gives us a cast list as well. It’s set for BS Fuji and Amazon Prime Video as well. The Japanese cast includes
- Aina Suzuki as Jashin-chan
- Nichika Omori as Yurine Hanazono
- Miyu Kubota as Medusa
- Yurie Kozakai as Pekora
- Chiaki Omigawa as Minos
- Rico Sasaki as Poporon
- Riho Iida as Persephone the Second
- Natsuko Hara as Mei Tachibana
- Kazusa Aranami as Yusa
- Miko Terada as Kōji
The property comes from manga creator Yukiwo that began in spring 2012 through the online Comic Meteor site and in print in the spring of 2014. Nine volumes are out so far.
Plot Concept: Jashin-chan Dropkick is a violent slapstick comedy about a delusional gothic lolita, Yurine, who summons a demon girl with the tail of a cobra, Jashin-chan. They’ll have to live together until Yurine finds a way to sent Jashin-chan back to hell, or until Jashin-chan kills Yurine.