The 8th son? Are you kidding me?
Photo Credit: Shinei Animation and Synergy SP

The fantasy/harem anime The 8th son? Are you kidding me? debuted with its first episode on April 2 and managed to get fans attention as it is perfectly animated by Shin-Ei Animation and SynergySP and the story is pretty refreshing as well that you wouldn’t regret trying it out.

Recently Crunchyroll announced on their official website the English dub cast for The 8th son? Are you kidding me? anime.

The English dub cast includes:

  • Ben Diskin as Adult Wendelin
  • Reba Buhr as Elise
  • Erica Mendez as Iina
  • Cherami Leigh as Louise
  • Veronica Taylor as Wilma

The English dub debuted on Thursday, and new dubbed episodes will stream each Thursday. Crunchyroll recorded the dub with a remote cast.

The anime is listed with 12 episodes.

  • Demon Kakka and Arika Takarano performs the opening theme song Space-Time of the Hesitant Person.
  • Akino Arai x AKINO from Bless4 performs the ending theme song Moonlight Monologue.

Anime’s cast members include:

  • Junya Enoki as Wendelin
  • Asuka Nishi as Elize
  • Yuuna Mimura as Louise
  • Mikako Komatsu as Iina
  • M.A.O as Vilma
  • Hiro Shimono as Erwin von Alnim
  • Tomohito Takatsuka as Roderich
  • Shizuka Ishigami as Wendelin (young)
  • Tomokazu Sugita as Kurt
  • Yukana as Amalie
  • Daisuke Namikawa as Alfred
  • Yūsaku Yara as Brantack Lyngstad
  • Masashi Yamane as Klimt Kristoff von Armstrong

Anime’s staff members include:

  • Tatsuo Miura is directing the series at “Shinei Animation and Synergy SP
  • Fuzichoco as the original character designer
  • Keiji Tanabe is adapting designs for animation
  • Takeshi Miyamoto is handling the series composition
  • Catherina Ancient Music Ensemble will perform music for the anime
  • Minako Seki as music composer

The story begins with Shingo Ichinomiya, a normal, average employee for a trading company. He wakes up one day to find himself inhabiting the body of Wendelin — a five-year-old boy, and the eighth son of a destitute noble family in a fantasy world.