Funimation declared streaming the television anime of Koharu Inoue’s manga ‘The Duke Of Death And His Maid.’ They decided to be a part of the summer anime season by releasing the anime on the 4th of July in 2021. It then premiered on Tokyo MX at 10:00 PM JST on the 4th and then was later aired on BS11 and Yomiuri TV. Let’s take a look at what this series has to offer further!
Details On The Anime With The Cast Included
Originally the anime ‘The Duke Of Death And His Maid’ was released in Japanese. But to please the fans, Funimation thought of streaming it with the English dub. By bringing in a good and capable cast, they were ready to stream. On Sunday, they opened by streaming the first episode in English dub. Let’s take a look at the cast:-
- Clifford Chapin as The Duke
- Kristen Mcguire as His Maid – Alice
- Kayli Mills as Viola
- Kent Williams as Rob
- Sarah Wiedenheft as Cuff
- Ricco Fajardo as Zain
The Japanese debut of this anime took place on the given date and time. And the choice of voice actors was made aptly because, along with acting, they even gave us the opening and ending OSTs. And they were none other than the lead voice actors of the anime itself. The cast includes:-
- Natsuki Hanae as The Duke
- Ayumi Mano as His Maid – Alice
- Houchu Ohtsuka as Rob
- Inori Minase as Viola
- Wakana Kuramochi as Caph
- Hiroshi Kamiya as Zain
- Yuma Uchida as Walter
A Glance At, The Duke Of Death And His Maid Manga’s Story
This anime took its root in the form of manga in the year 2012. Koharu Inoue back then had launched ‘The Duke Of Death And His Maid’ in Shogakukan’s Sunday Webry online manga site in October 2017. Then went on to publish more volumes to it. The 12th compiled book edition was also published by Shogakukan on the 12th of May. The manga’s plot revolves around an unusual man called the ‘Duke of Death.’ He is cursed with snatching life away from any living thing that he feels with his own hands. Yet is accompanied by ‘His Maid’ named ‘Alice.’ The only one who is still devoted to him till the end.
This story takes us through a unique taste of romance and comedy between the leads. With English dub in, this anime is going to be a hit!