What You Need to Know:
- Aniplex of America announced that the hilarious and sexy love comedy, Yuuna and the Haunted Hot Springs, will be premiering on Crunchyroll, the world’s largest destination for anime and manga in the world, this summer. Based on a popular manga by Tadahiro Miura and published by SHUEISHA, the supernatural series centers around a psychic Kogarashi Fuyuzora who is curiously described as being very “hands on.” Through a series of unfortunate events, he finds himself in need of a cheap room to rent and finds one at a hot springs inn with some ghostly residents called the Yuragi Inn.
- Voiced by popular voice actor Yuki Ono from GRANBLUE FANTASY The Animation and VALVRAVE the Liberator, Kogarashi encounters a voluptuous ghost named Yuuna, voiced by newcomer Miyuri Shimabukuro in her breakout role. Other cast members include Eri Suzuki (Monster Strike the Animation, Nanana’s Buried Treasure), Rie Takahashi (Fate/Grand Order –First Order-, KonoSuba –God’s blessing on this wonderful world!), Ai Kakuma (ALDNOAH.ZERO, The Asterisk War), Mikako Komatsu, (Eromanga Sensei, Nisekoi), and Anzu Haruno from BLEND-S.
- The series will be directed by Tsuyoshi Nagasawa (Kyo no Gononi, Nyaruko: Crawling With Love!) with character design by Kyoko Taketani (Pókemon the Movie: Black –Victini and Reshiram, Oreca Battle). Animation production will be handled by XEBEC (Love Hina, BanG Dream!, To Love-Ru) featuring music by Tomoki Kikuya of Nisekoi, BLEND-S, and Eromanga Sensei fame. Yuuna and the Haunted Hot Springs premieres Saturday July 14th at 9:00AM PDT on Crunchyroll.
Source: Official Press Release
Cast of Characters
VA: Yuki Ono
A highschooler and a "hands on" psychic.
Thanks to having been possessed by various ghosts, he has special abilities.
VA: Miyuri Shimabukuro
A ghost of a high school girl at Yuragi Inn.
When she is embarrassed, her powers acts up "poltergeist-y."
VA: Eri Suzuki
Kogarashi's classmate with idol-tier beauty.
She has a tendency for slightly racy delusions.
VA: Rie Takahashi
Hails from a Demon-Slaying Ninja Clan.
She turns out to be extremely shy.
VA: Ai Kakuma
A sexy lady, who is always drinking alcohol.
A descendant of Shuten-Douji, a mythical demon leader who loved to drink.
VA: Yui Ogura
With a cat-like personality, she always looks sleepy.
Loved by a cat spirit, and has cat ears and a cat tail.
VA: Sayaka Harada
Despite her childlike looks, she is actually the oldest household deity.
She has the ability to manipulate others' luck.