Sentai Filmworks has the Made in Abyss series coming up release on October 23rd, 2018 in regular and premium editions and we previously had the dub cast reveal and the first clip for it during the Anime Expo period. Now, Sentai Filmworks has dropped a new clip from the show that’s just over three minutes long and gives us a good look at the world design and setup. And though it takes almost the whole three minutes, fans get their chance to hear Nanachi at long last in English!
The English cast includes:
- Luci Christian as Reg
- Brittany Lauda as Riko
- Brittney Karbowski as Nanachi
- Monica Rial as Mitty
- Shannon Emerick as Nat
- Terri Doty as Shiggy
- Daniel Regojo as Jiruo
- Kalin Coats as Kiyui
- John Swasey as Habolg
- Christine Auten as Ozen
- Kelley Peters as Marulk
- Shelley Calene-Black as Lyza
- David Harbold as Bondrewd
The show was directed by Masayuki Kojima based on the series composition by Hideyuki Kurata. Character designs were handled by Kazuchika Kise with Kinema Citrus on board for the animation production.
The Japanese cast includes Miyu Tomita as Riku, Mariya Ise as Regu, Shiori Izawa as Nanachi, Mutsumi Tamura as Natto, Manami Numakura as Shigi, Manami Hanawa as Kiui, Taishi Murata as Jiruo, and Maaya Sakamoto as Raiza.
The opening song is “Deep in Abyss” as performed by Miyu Tomita and Mariya Ise while the ending theme song is “Tabi no Hitarite, Saihate no Migite” by Miyu Tomita and Shiori Izawa.
The original work is by Akihito Tsukushi which began in 2012 and has five volumes out as of the end of 2016 as serialized in Web Comic Gamma.
Plot Concept: The enormous cave system, known as the Abyss, is the only unexplored place in the world. Nobody knows how deep down this titanic pit goes. It is inhabited by strange and wondrous creatures and full of mysterious ancient relics whose purposes are unknown to modern man. Generations of bold adventurers have been drawn by the cryptic depths of the Abyss. Over the course of time, those bold enough to explore the dangerous pit came to be known as “cave raiders.”
In Oosu, the town at the edge of the Abyss, there lives a little orphan named Rico, who dreams of becoming a cave raider as great as her mother was and solving the great mystery of the pit. One day while exploring the murky depths, she stumbles upon a little boy, who turns out to be a robot…