More cast members have been announced for the forthcoming anime adaptation of the Dororo manga:
- Naoya Uchida is Daigo Kagemitsu
- Shōya Chiba is Tahōmaru
- Akio Ohtsuka is Jukai
- Chie Nakamura is Nuinokata
Ziyoou-vachi are performing the opening theme song “Kaen” (Flame).
Kazuhiro Furuhashi is directing the series, and Yasuko Kobayashi is overseeing the series scripts. MAPPA and Tezuka Productions are animating the project from Twin Engine. Satoshi Iwataki is adapting manga creator Hiroyuki Asada’s original character designs for animation. Yoshihiro Ike is composing the music.
Dororo is scheduled to premiere on Japanese television on January 7, 2019. The show will stream on Amazon Prime Video only inside and outside of Japan, and the first episode will debut on the service in Japan on January 7, 2019.