Heading up the Minato Tribe is Jacob Hopkins (To Your Eternity) as Shun Kamiya, who’ll be running the bases alongside Casey Mongillo (JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure STONE OCEAN) as Haru Shirokane, Phillip Sacramento as Taiga, Brittney Karbowski (That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime) as Saori Arisugawa, Kevin D. Thelwell (MEGALOBOX) as Santaro Mita, Brendan Blaber (Combatants Will Be Dispatched!) as Manami Daimon and Joshua Waters (Ishida and Asakura) as quadruplets Ichiro/Jiro/Saburo/Shiro.
As for the rest of the playing field:
|Yutaka Gotanda||Valentine Stokes|
|Minami Oi||Caitlyn Elizabeth|
|Judge Robot||Edwyn Tiong|
And their crew from Sound Cadence Studios:
|ADR Director||Marissa Lenti|
|Assistant ADR Director||Mike Haimoto|
|Lead ADR Engineer||Lindsay Roberts|
|ADR Engineers||Natalie Van Sistine, Patrick Morphy, Sawyer Pfledderer, Wyatt Baker|
|ADR Script Writer||J. Michael Tatum|
|ADR Script Supervisors||Caitlyn Elizabeth, Marissa Lenti, Mike Haimoto|
|ADR Prep||Beth Featherstone|
|Mixing & Mastering Engineer||Gregory Mahan|
|Talent Coordinator||Sarah Poulsen|
|Line Producer||Amber Lee Connors|
|Production Coordinator||Mike Haimoto|
From studio LIDENFILMS (Tokyo Revengers), Tribe Nine is directed by Yū Aoki (BEAN BANDIT), with series composition by Michiko Yokote (Heaven’s Design Team) and character designs by Rui Komatsuzaki (Akudama Drive) and Simadoriru (Fate/Grand Order Absolute Demonic Front: Babylonia), adapted for animation by Yosuke Yabumoto (Dual Masters!).
If you’re a fan of cyberpunk and extreme sports anime, don’t miss the English dub of Tribe Nine when Episode 1 arrives on Funimation on January 31!
Synopsis: In Neo Tokyo, disillusioned youth form tribes that battle each other in an intense game called Extreme Baseball. One night, two kids—Haru Shirogane and Taiga—meet the strongest XB Player Shun Kamiya.
Haru and Taiga join Shun’s group, the Minato Tribe, to play this cutthroat game against a mysterious man who has begun taking control of all the tribes. Can they defeat him before it’s too late?
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