Kumo Kagyu’s Goblin Slayer, which is an action-packed and popular light novel, is getting an anime adaptation! The announcement was made at the “GA Bunko 2018 Happyou Stage” event at Wonder Festival.

WHITE FOX, which is known for RE:Zero and Steins;Gate, will produce Goblin Slayer. The anime’s production staff was not revealed, but the voice cast from an earlier CD drama will be reprising their roles. The voices include:

Goblin Slayer

  • Yuichiro Umehara (Goro in DARLING in the FRANXX) as Goblin Slayer.
  • Yui Ogura (Niko in Hozuki’s Coolheadedness) as Priestess.
  • Nao Toyama (Chitoge Kirisaki in Nisekoi) as High Elf Archer.
  • Yuka Iguchi (Tsukihi Araragi in Bakemonogatari) as Cow Girl.
  • Maaya Uchida (Rikka Takanashi in Love, Chunibyo & Other Delusions) as Guild Girl.
  • Yuuichi Nakamura (Gray Fullbuster in Fairy Tail) as Dwarf Shaman.
  • Tomokazu Sugita (Gintoki Sakata in Gintama) as Lizard Priest.
  • Yoko Hikasa (Kyoko Kirigiri in Danganronpa The Animation) as Witch.
  • Yoshitsugu Matsuoka (Souma Yukihira in Food Wars!) as Spearman.

SB Creative began publishing the dark fantasy series in February 2016 and six volumes have already been written! Goblin Slayer follows a man who’s dedicated to the extermination of goblins and he’ll use any means to achieve that goal. One day, he comes across a priestess whose party being attacked by a pack of goblins. Rumors of the Globin Slayer’s feats begin to spread.

Goblin Slayer

A release window will be shared at a later date.

I grew up traveling around the world with my parents who practice and teach medicine. We spent 6 years in South Asia, including Japan, and my anime obsession began there. Sports, horror, and Seinen are my favorite genres. Favorite quote: "Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does." by William James
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