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.
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.