Written by: Jei Beltrano
Published on: October 31, 2021 at 18:58 PM PHT (GMT+8)
Tatsuya Endo's "SPY x FAMILY" manga series has been officially announced on Sunday to receive a television (TV) anime series adaptation which is scheduled to begin broadcasting in 2022. Its first promotional video has been revealed by TOHO Animation's YouTube channel and its first two key visuals were released.
Animation studios WIT Studio and CloverWorks are joining forces for the anime's animation production with Kazuhiro Furuhashi directing the series. Kazuaki Shimada is designing the characters and (K)now name is in charge of the music composition.
The cast includes:
Takuya Eguchi as Loid Forger
Last month, the manga exceeded 12 million copies in circulation worldwide.
On May 13, it was announced that the SPY x FAMILY manga is getting a novel titled "Spy x Family Family Portrait" written by its author Tatsuya Endo & Aya Yajima. The novel consists of 770 pages with a large amount of illustrations drawn by the author himself.
The SPY x FAMILY manga series is written and illustrated by Tatsuya Endo which has been serialized since March 25, 2019 in Shueisha's Shōnen Jump+ application and website. It is being released on the app for free in a biweekly timing. As of March 2021, it has been collected into 7 tankōbon volumes.
The story follows a spy who has to "build a family" in order to execute a mission, not realizing that the girl he adopts as a daughter and the woman he agrees to be in a fake marriage with are a mind reader and an assassin.
Source: SPYxFAMILY Official Twitter
📷 (c)Tatsuya Endo/SHUEISHA, SPY x FAMILY