'Shadows House' TV anime series releases character visual for John/Shaun, anime premieres April 2021
Written by: Jei Beltrano | Published on: January 28, 2020 at 6:49 PM PHT (GMT+8)
The official Twitter of the Somato's "Shadows House" manga series has revealed on Thursday a character visual for John/Shaun of the series' TV anime adaptation of the manga. The series is animated by CloverWorks and is scheduled to begin broadcasting in April 2021.
Japanese voice actor Kodai Sakai will voice both John/Shaun in the series.
Watch the official main PV here:
Last week, the character visual of Louise/Lou was 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.