Written by: Jei Beltrano
Published on: September 11, 2021 at 20:15 PHT (GMT+8)
The official Twitter of Somato's Shadows House manga series has announced on Saturday that the TV anime adaptation of the horror-slice of life series is receiving a second season through a teaser-information promotional video (PV) streamed on Aniplex's official Youtube channel. No other details were revealed as of writing.
The first season of the anime series was animated by CloverWorks and was directed by Kazuki Ohashi. Toshiya Ono handled the series composition, Chizuko Kusakabe worked on the character designs and Kenichiro Suehiro on the music composition.
The cast includes:
Yuu Sasahara as Emiliko
Akari Kitou as Kate Shadow
Ayane Sakura as Lou/Louise
Koudai Sakai as Shaun/John
Reiji Kawashima as Ricky/Patrick
Shino Shimoji as Ram/Shirley
Watch the official main PV here:
In the past weeks, the character visuals for the characters were released. The anime's first promotional video was unveiled last December previewing the story's plot and character designs.
On October 29, 2020, the anime's first key visual was released featuring the main character Emilyko and her master Kate Shadow-sama.
On October 15, 2020, the TV anime adaptation was announced by the manga series' Twitter account through a preview of the cover of its manga's 6th Volume which was released last week .
The series is based on the horror, mystery, seinen, slice of life and supernatural manga series "Shadows House" written and illustrated by Somato. It was serialized on September 6, 2018 in Shueisha's Weekly Young JUMP magazine and is currently ongoing with 50 chapters in a span of 5 volumes.
Young JUMP, the series' publisher, describes the series as:
Faceless shadow nobles living in a vast mansion, attended by living dolls who spend much of their time cleaning up the soot endlessly emitted by their mysterious masters. Follow the story of Emilyko, a young and cheerful living doll, as she learns her duties serving as the attendant for Kate Shadow-sama.
Source: Shadows House manga Official JP Twitter