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Get set for an anime pirate adventure like no other, as Adult Swim & Crunchyroll’s Fena: Pirate Princess is set to premiere on August 14th.
A Crunchyroll and Adult Swim original series, it will follow the adventure of Fena Houtman as she meets a crew of Japanese samurai who help her fend off pirates and English Navy forces who pursue her while she seeks to unravel her family secrets and discover a treasure. It is an original story from the series director Kazuto Nakazawa and animation studio Production I.G. The screenplay is being handled by Asako Kuboyama, with music by Yuki Kajiura and music production by FlyingDog.
The English Voice Cast Includes:
- “Fena Houtman will be voiced by Brittany Cox: A positive, cheerful orphan despite her traumatic past. Known for her pale skin and glowing silver hair.”
- “Yukimaru will be voiced by Robb Moreira: The introverted, katana-wielding bodyguard of the Houtman family. He is extremely protective of Fena.”
- “Shitan will be voiced by Nicholas Corda: This handsome, elite warrior can kill with his bow and arrow—or his looks. Though on the surface he seems aloof, he greatly values his friends.”
- “Karin will be voiced by Anjali Kunapaneni: Raised by a family of blacksmiths, Karin geeks out over technology like her rifle, which she uses to great effect in battle.”
- “Enju will be voiced by Brandon Winckler: Kaede’s elder twin. They both use a spear and wakizashi in battle, they’re both friendly and mischievous, but Enju feels he’s more dependable than his younger brother.”
- “Kaede will be voiced by Darrel J Delfin: Enju’s younger twin. They both use a spear and wakizashi in battle, they’re both friendly and mischievous, but Kaede feels he’s more manly than his elder brother.”
- “Tsubaki will be voiced by Alan Lee: The oldest and most mature member of the group, he manages everyone’s wild energy. He’s also the cook, but when he fights, he uses a short ninja sword.”
- “Makaba will be voiced by Thomas E Wynn: This mountain of a boy prefers fighting in close quarters with brass knuckles. When he’s not fighting, he’s kind-hearted and mild-mannered.”
- “Salman will be played by Frank Todaro. An older knight who was once called “Salman the Onslaught” for being so deadly with a spear. He’s known Fena since she was a girl as he served the Houtman family for some time.”
- “Otto will be voiced by Doug Stone. Another older knight who served the Houtman family and possessed an intimidating nickname in his younger days—”Otto the Blitz” for his quick swordplay.”
Fena: Pirate Princess will simultaneously premiere dubbed in English on Adult Swim’s Toonami block and stream in Japanese with English subtitles on Crunchyroll starting August 14h.