Funimation Reveals Requiem of the Rose King Anime’s English Dub Forged
Funimation started streaming the English dub for the tv anime of Aya Kanno‘s Requiem of the Rose King (Bara-Ō no Sōretsu) manga on Sunday.
The English dub forged consists of:
- Ciarán Unusual as Richard
- Landon McDonald as Henry
- J. Michael Tatum as Duke of York
- E. Jason Liebrecht as Edward
- Aaron Campbell as George
- Brent Mukai as Warwick
- Ian Sinclair as Catesby
- Emi Lo as Anne
- Morgan Lauré as Cecily
- Kayleigh McKee as Joan
Shawn Gann is the ADR Director and Marcus Stimac is the assistant ADR Director. Paul Cline is the lead ADR engineer. Macy Anne Johnson and Jessica Sluys wrote the ADR scripts whereas Tyler Walker supervised. Benjamin Tehrani is in control of ADR prep and Gino Palencia is the combination engineer.
The anime premiered on Tokyo MX, Solar TV, and KBS Kyoto on January 9, and on BS11 on January 11.
Funimation is streaming the anime in Japanese and describes the story:
The Wars of the Roses grip medieval England as the homes of York and Lancaster vie for the throne. Richard is the third son of the Duke of York, who plans to take the crown.
Richard needs nothing greater than for this to occur, however this harmless want will plunge England additional into the chaos of battle. In the meantime, Richard is scuffling with a battle way more private.
The anime will air for 2 consecutive cours (quarters of a yr), for a half-year steady run. The anime was beforehand slated to premiere this fall, however the manufacturing committee introduced a delay in July.
The manga’s darkish fantasy story adapts Shakespeare’s Richard III. Viz Media licensed the manga.
Kentarō Suzuki (Angels of Demise, Kud Wafter) is directing the anime at J.C. Employees, and Hiroki Uchida (Days of Urashimasakatasen, Avid gamers!, Merc Storia: The Apathetic Boy and the Lady in a Bottle) is supervising and writing the sequence scripts. Chikara Hashizume is designing the characters. Further employees members embody Kentaro Izumi (A Sure Scientific Railgun T) because the artwork director, Mayumi Tanahashi as the colour designer, Akihiro Takahashi because the director of pictures, Yoshikazu Iwanami because the audio director, Kou Otani because the music composer, and Lantis because the music producer.
Voice actor Makoto Furukawa performs the opening theme tune “Ware, Bara ni Insu.” Arika Takarano from Ali Undertaking wrote the tune. ZAQ performs the ending theme tune “Akumu.”
Supply: Funimation (Liam Dempsey)