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Urusei Yatsura will Air in English Dub on HIDIVE!

If English-dubbed anime is what you prefer, then you will be glad to have this classic on your list. The new anime adaptation of Urusei Yatsura is making a second debut in English dub so that you can enjoy the adventures of Ataru and Lum to the fullest.

On Monday, the streaming platform HIDIVE announced on their blog that Urusei Yatsura would be released in English dub. It added that the two cours would run in continuity, with no break between them.

The first cour will commence on March 1, with the second premiering in May.

Urusei Yatsura Will Air In English Dub on HIDIVE!
Urusei Yatsura 2022 Series Visual | Source: Comic Natalie

HIDIVE has also revealed the initial English cast of the series:

CharacterVoice ArtistOther Works
LumJade KellyAkira Asai (Call of the Night)
AtaruNathan WilsonHyoro Gari/Skel (The Eminence in Shadow)
ShinobuCat ThomasMoca Aoba (BanG Dream!)
MendoJack StansburyDebt Collector (Akiba Maid War)
SakuraBrianna RobertsKayoko Huang (Fire Force)
CherryJohn SwaseyAll for One (My Hero Academia)

The anime originally premiered in Japan on Fuji TV on October 13, 2022. HIDIVE is streaming the Japanese dub.

Takahiro Kamei is directing the series at David Production studio. Masaru Yokoyama is composing the music. Yūko Kakihara is writing the scripts. Naoyuki Asano is designing the characters for the anime.

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About Urusei Yatsura

Urusei Yatsura is a manga series by Rumiko Takahashi. It has a total of 374 chapters and was published from 1978 to 1987. Its anime adaptation received 195 episodes from 1981 to 1986. A new anime adaptation with selected stories began airing in October 2022.

In the series, a humanoid alien race invades the Earth but agrees that if the protagonist wins in a game of tag, they will leave it unharmed. Ataru wins against the alien girl, Lum.

Lum misunderstands and thinks Ataru is proposing marriage, and starts living with him and joins his high school. Ataru is a trouble magnet and gets stuck in weird situations pretty often.

Source: HIDIVE

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