The production team of the next dark gathering animated series announced that it will premiere in the summer of 2023. A new key visual and PV trailer for the anime have also been released.
The main voice of dark gathering were also revealed, consisting of Yuu Sashara like Yayoi Houzuki, Nobunaga Shimazaki like Keitarou Gentouga, and Kana Hanazawa like Eiko Houzuki.
Hiroshi Ikehata (Tonikawa: over the moon for you) directs the animated series. Other production staff include Shigeru Murakoshi (Management of a Novice Alchemist) as a series screenwriter and Shinya Segawa (Pastel Memories) as the main character designer. KOHTA YAMAMOTO, Avoid Naritaand musician hungry trancer (also known as Yusuke CEO) make up the musical score. OLM is the animation production company.
The original manga series of Kenichi Kondo was first published in Shueisha’s Jump Square magazine on March 4, 2019. The series is published under the Jump Comics SQ imprint and has released 10 tankoubon volumes as of August 2022. An 11th volume will be released in December 2022.
Viz Media will will release the manga series in English in the summer of 2023. The company describes the original manga as follows:
After a dangerous encounter with a malevolent spirit, Keitaro Gentoga wants nothing to do with the supernatural. Unfortunately for this reluctant ghost magnet, he is forced to help Yayoi Hozuki, a strange young girl who is intent on capturing Japan’s most terrifying ghosts and ghouls.
Keitaro is ready to stop living like a prisoner. He is starting college. He reconnects with his childhood friend. He takes a tutoring job. And he doesn’t mess with ghosts anymore. Or so he thinks, until he discovers that the elementary school student he is tutoring is an occult-obsessed genius who hunts down dangerous ghosts and won’t stop for so long. that she will not have found the one who kidnapped her mother.