Aimer, NeRiAme Perform New Themes for Spice & Wolf: merchant meets the wise wolf Anime – News

TOHO animation revealed in a video on Friday that Aimer will carry out the brand new opening theme music “Signal” and NeRiAme will carry out the brand new ending theme music “Ringo to Kimi” (The Apple and You) for the Spice & Wolf: merchant meets the wise wolf anime. The brand new themes will debut within the present’s second cours (quarter of a 12 months) on July 1. NeRiAme wrote the ending theme particularly for the collection.

The anime’s web site additionally revealed extra forged members:

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The anime debuted on April 1, and can air for 2 consecutive cours. Crunchyroll is streaming the anime because it airs, and can be streaming an English dub.

The anime is a totally new collection, which tells the story of Kraft Lawrence and his assembly with the wolf lady Holo. Jun Fukuyama has returned as Kraft Lawrence, and Ami Koshimizu has returned as Holo. Mai Nakahara additionally returned within the collection as Norah Arendt.

Takeo Takahashi is returning to the franchise, this time as chief director. Hijiri Sanpei (Spice and Wolf II episode director) is directing the anime at studio Passione. Kevin Penkin (Made in Abyss, Tower of God, The Rising of The Shield Hero) is composing the music. ENISHIYA is producing the collection. Hana Hope performs the present opening theme music “Tabi no Yukue” (The Journey’s Vacation spot), and musical duo ClariS performs the present ending theme music “Andante.”

Yen Press publishes the novels in English, and it describes the collection:

The lifetime of a touring service provider is a lonely one, a reality with which Kraft Lawrence is effectively acquainted. Wandering from city to city with simply his horse, cart, and no matter wares have come his manner, the peddler has fairly effectively settled into his routine—that’s, till the evening Lawrence finds a wolf goddess asleep in his cart. Taking the type of a fetching lady with wolf ears and a tail, Holo has wearied of tending to harvests within the countryside and strikes up a discount with the service provider to lend him the crafty of “Holo the Wisewolf” to extend his earnings in change for taking her alongside on his travels. What sort of businessman might flip down such a suggestion? Lawrence quickly learns, although, that having an historic goddess as a touring companion generally is a little bit of a blended blessing. Will this wolf lady become too wild to tame?

Hasekura launched the Spice and Wolf novel collection with illustrations by Jū Ayakura in 2006. The novels took a break after the seventeenth quantity in 2011, and returned with the 18th quantity in 2016. The twenty fourth and newest quantity shipped in January 2023. Yen Press revealed the twenty fourth novel in North America in August, and can be publishing the manga adaptation. Hasekura began a by-product collection, Wolf & Parchment: New Theory Spice & Wolf, in April 2016. Yen Press can be releasing the spinoff collection in English, in addition to its manga adaptation.

The novels additionally impressed two TV anime seasons from director Takeo Takahashi and scriptwriter Naruhisa Arakawa. The primary season aired in Japan from January to March 2008, and the second season (Spice and Wolf II) from July to September 2009. Funimation released both seasons on dwelling video.

A digital actuality anime adopted the tv anime and debuted in June 2019 for Oculus Rift, HTC VIVE, and Oculus Go Version. A sequel debuted in December 2020.

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