The preview for episode 5 ofUndead Girl Murder Farceanime has been released. The episode will air on August 2 at 24:55 (JST). Studio Lapintrack is animating the series under the direction of Mamoru Hatakeyama.
With episode 4 officially ending the mystery of the murder at Lord Godard’s mansion, the story now takes a turn to the city of London, year 1899. The trio of now-famous detectives–Aya Rindo, Tsugaru Shinuchi, and Shizuku Hasei, goes to the city to meet the famed detective Sherlock Holmes. From there, they will investigate the case revolving Arsene Lupin, a young phantom thief.
Noboru Takagi is doing the series composition, while Noriko Ito and Naho Kozono serve as chief animation directors. Ito and Kozono are also character designers and sub-character designers, respectively. Yuma Yamaguchi is composing the music, while the cast for the anime includes:
- Makoto Koichi as Shizuku Hasei
- Taku Yashiro asTsugaru Shinuchi
- Tomoyo Kurosawa as Aya Rindo
- Hiro Shimono asThe Phantom
- Itaru Yamamoto as Victor
- Maaya Uchida as Nora
- Mamoru Miyano asArsene Lupin
- Masaki Aizawa asJohn H. Watson
- Reina Kondo asCarmilla
- Saima Nakano as Kaya
- Sayumi Suzushiro asAnnie Kerber
- Shinichiro Miki asSherlock Holmes
- Soma Saitō asJack the Ripper
- Tomokazu Sugita asAleister Crowley
- Wataru Yokojima as James Moriarty
- Yumiri Hanamori asVera
Crunchyroll is streaming the anime as part of their Fuji TV +Ultra partnership. The streaming platform describes the plot as:
The 19th century — a world inhabited by vampires, golems, werewolves and other paranormal creatures. Immortal beauty and disembodied head Aya Rindo, along with half-human-half-demon “Demon Killer” Tsugaru Shunichi and her loyal maid Shizuku Hasei, travels through Europe as supernatural detective “The Cage User,” solving supernatural mysteries while she searches for her lost body.
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