Written by: Nicole Castro
Published on: December 20, 2021 at 15:00 PHT (GMT+8)
The TV anime adaptation of Hiroaki Mizusaki's Kuroitsu-san from the Monster Development Department (Romaji: Kaijin Kaihatsu-bu no Kuroitsu-san) is scheduled to air on Jan. 8, 2022.
Below is the first promotional video (PV).
Kaijin Kaihatsubu no Kuroitsu-san (Japanese: 怪人開発部の黒井津さん) is a Japanese comedy manga series written and illustrated by Hiroaki Mizusaki. It has been serialized online via Flex Comix's Comic Meteor website since April 2019 and has been collected in three tankōbon volumes. The TV anime television series adaptation by Quad is set to air in January 2022 on ABC and TV Asahi's ANiMAZiNG!!! programming block.
Kaori Maeda (前田佳織里) as Touka Kuroitsu
Satomi Amano (天野聡美) as Wolf Bate
Yūichirō Umehara (梅原裕一郎) as Hajime Sadamaki
Tetsu Inada (稲田 徹) as Megistus
Shun'ichi Toki (土岐隼一) as Canon Thunderbird
Fumi Aikawa (藍川ふみ) as Hydra
Risae Matsuda (松田利冴) as Hydra Sister #1 and #3
Satsumi Matsuda (松田颯水) as Hydra Sister #2 and #4
M・A・O as Akashic
Ayana Taketatsu (竹達彩奈) as Camula
Takuma Terashima (寺島 拓篤) as Sword God Blader/ Kenji Sadamaki
Source material: Hiroaki Mizusaki (serialized in Flex Comix's "Comic Meteor")
Director: Hisashi Saito
Series composition: Katsuhiko Takayama
Character design: Kazuya Morimae
Sub-character design: Mahiru Shiny
Hero design: Masahiro Yamane, Tsukasa Kotobuki
Monster design: Yasuhiro Moriki
Costume design: Yuta Kevin
Legend & Local Hero produced by: Nobuhiro Suzumura
Hero Captain: Masahiro Yamane
Local Hero Captain: Kyota Washikita
Art director: Masatoshi Kai
Art setting: Ichimaro Akagi
Color design: Akira Nagasaka
Cinematographer: Hideki Imaizumi
3DCG: Tetsuya Watanabe
Editor: Yoshiaki Kimura
Sound director: Satoki Iida
Music production: CREST
Animation production: Quad
Synopsis from MAL:
Touka Kuroizu is a research assistant who belongs to the Monster Development Department of the evil organization Agastia. However, the enemy she has to fight right now isn't the heroes of justice, but her boss.
So long justice exists, evil too, will exist. This is the story of those who fight secretly in the shadows of justice and evil's confrontation.