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Fena: Pirate Princess Anime Debuts on August 14 on Crunchyroll, Toonami

Jul 20, 2021 10:00 AM

Crunchyroll and Adult Swim announced on Tuesday that the first two episodes of the new "Crunchyroll Originals" anime Fena: Pirate Princess will premiere on August 14 in Japanese with subtitles worldwide outside of Japan on Crunchyroll and with an English dub on Adult Swim's Toonami block. The companies also revealed new key art and the English dub cast for the Crunchyroll and Adult Swim co-production. Crunchyroll streamed an English-subtitled trailer:

Fena: Pirate Princess Anime Debuts on August 14 on Crunchyroll, Toonami

The English cast includes:

  • Brittany Cox as Fena Houtman
  • Robb Moreira as Yukimaru
  • Nicholas Corda as Shitan
  • Anjali Kunapaneni as Karin
  • Brandon Winckler as Enju
  • Darrel Delfin as Kaede
  • Alan Lee as Tsubaki
  • Thomas E. Wynn as Makaba
  • Frank Todaro as Salman
  • Doug Stone as Otto

Fena: Pirate Princess Anime Debuts on August 14 on Crunchyroll, Toonami

The anime is slated to premiere in Japan in October.

The Japanese cast includes:

  • Asami Seto as Fena Houtman
  • Ryōta Suzuki as Yukimaru
  • Takahiro Sakurai as Shitan
  • Aoi Yūki as Karin
  • Gen Sato as Enju
  • Ryota Ohsaka as Kaede
  • Jun Oosuka as Tsubaki
  • Shintarō Tanaka as Makaba
  • Manabu Muraji as Salman
  • Hiroaki Hirata as Otto

Crunchyroll describes the series:

Fena: Pirate Princess is a 12 episode original anime series that tells the tale of a young orphan girl, Fena Houtman. Fena has been raised on an Island where there is no hope of becoming anything more than chattel, to be used and discarded by soldiers of the British Empire. But Fena is more than just another powerless orphan. When her mysterious past comes knocking, Fena will break the chains of her oppressors. Her goal: forge a new identity, free of bondage, and search for a place where she can truly belong and find out the true mysteries behind a keyword “Eden.” It is the story of a lifetime adventure she and her crew of misfits and unlikely allies will have, in pursuit of her goals!

Kazuto Nakazawa (B: The Beginning, Blood+, Parasite Dolls) is directing the series at Production I.G, and he is also credited with the original story. Asako Kuboyama is writing the screenplay. Yuki Kajiura (Demon Slayer, Sword Art Online, Fate/stay night: Unlimited Blade Works) is composing the music, and FlyingDog is producing the music.

Source: Email correspondence

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