Toshiyuki Morikawa, Makoto Furukawa, many members of the voice cast
Kodoani.com – Official website for the theatrical anime (OVA) adaptation of the novel Kaitō Queen wa Circus ga Osuki (Mirage Queen Aime Cirque) revealed on Tuesday that the anime will open in theaters on June 17. The website also revealed 13 more details. Voiceover and a new visual.
The new cast includes:
Toshiyuki Morikawa as White Face
Makoto Furukawa as Shamon Saitō
Yuri Noguchi as Silver Cat Hitomi
Hinata Tadokoro as Jean Paul
Yusuke Shirai as Styli Inoue
Natsu Yorita voiced the beast
Hironori Kondou as Prism Prism
Hiromichi Tezuka as Joe Sesame
Shinya Takahashi as Rocketman
Yūya Hirose as Kōtarō Nishitōji
Ayaka Shimizu as Mari Itō
Jin Urayama as Inspector Kamikoshi
Kent Itō as Shintarō Iwashimizu
Yūga Yamato as the Queen
Kazuki Katou as Joker
Yūma Uchida as RD
Saori Den is directing the project at East Fish Studio, and Mariko Kunisawa is writing the script.
Kumiko Kawashima is designing the characters.
Moe Hyūga will be composing the music.
Toshiki Kameyama is the sound director of Bit Groove Promotion.
Pony Canyon will distribute the anime.
The story revolves around the Phantom Thief Queen, a person who can steal anything they want. Their gender, age and nationality are unknown. Together with their partners Joker and RD, they fly around the world in their airship. Now, the Queen has her eyes on a cursed jewel: the legendary “Rose of Linden”. However, an unexpected incident occurred, and a mysterious circus troupe stole the jewel before Queen could arrive. Queen will challenge different members of the crew, including a hypnotist, a magician and an acrobat, to retrieve the jewel. For the Queen nothing is impossible.
Anime celebrates the 20th anniversary of the novel series. Kadokawa published the first novel under her children’s label Aoitori Bunko in March 2002 with illustrations by K2 Shōkai. The latest novel was published on July 14. The project marks the franchise’s first time making a video adaptation. The anime has the same title as the novel.