Voice actors Miyu Tomita and Kento Ito join the cast of Heat the pork liver anime like Ceres and Noth. Studio project No.9 animated the series with Masayuki Takahashi as director. The anime will premiere this October.
Some of Miyu Tomita’s popular roles include Miko Iino in Kaguya-sama: Love is war series, Gabriel Tenma White c Gabriel DropoutRico v Made in Abyss series, Rizu Ogata in We never learn!: BOKUBEN, and Ebisu inside Dorohedoro. Meanwhile, some of Kento Ito’s popular roles include Hirotaka Nifuji in Wotakoi: Love Is Hard for Otaku, Next to Kanonzaka in Hypnosis Mic: Division Rap Battle – Rhyme Anima, and rather Goro Amemiya in Oshi no Ko.
Previously announced cast members include Yoshitsugu Matsuoka as Pig and Tomori Kusunoki as Jess. Deko Akao wrote the script, Susumu Watanabe handled the character designs, and Kenichiro Suehiro and Mayuko composed the music.
Heat the pork liveralso known as Butareba – The story of a man turned into a pig– is based on an isekai light novel series written by Takuma Sakai and illustrated by Asagi Tohsaka. The light novel began serialization at ASCII Media Works under their Dengeki Bunko imprint in March 2020. A manga adaptation with art by Minami has been serialized in the manga magazine Seinen Dengeki Maoh since August 2020.
The plot follows an unattractive otaku who is reincarnated as a pig after passing out while eating raw pork liver. In the new world, he meets Jess, a girl who can read minds and accepts him for who he is, but she plans to eat him eventually. However, she is in danger and Pig is the only one who can save her as he uses his new skill set which includes a keen sense of smell.
source: Official site
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