Undead Unluck Anime Teases An Important Announcement On August 1

August 1 was the day when Andy and Fuko met,

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During Day 2 of the AnimeJapan 2024 stage event, the Undead Unluck anime franchise teased that the anime will make an important announcement on August 1.

In the series, August 1 was the day when Andy and Fuko, the two main cast members, met, marking the start of the main storyline of the series.


The anime has the main staff of the Fire Force anime, and Yuki Yase is directing the anime at David Production.

Hideyuki Morioka is designing the characters for animation, and Kenichiro Suehiro is composing the music. UNLIMITED PRODUCE by TMS is producing and planning the anime.

The cast also includes:

  • Aoi Yuki as Gina
  • Mariya Ise as Juiz
  • Rikiya Koyama as Billy
  • Rie Kugimiya as Tatiana
  • Nobuhiko Okamoto as Top
  • Koji Yusa as Nico
  • Tomokazu Sugita as Apocalypse

The Undead Unluck anime is based on Yoshifumi Tozuka’s manga with the same name and began its digital serialization on Shueisha’s MANGA Plus platform in January 2020.

Physical printing of the series began in May 2021.

The manga ranked #14 on the Kono Manga ga Sugoi! 2021 list of manga for male readers. The manga also won the sixth “Tsugi ni Kuru Manga Taisho” (up-and-coming manga awards) in August 2020.

The anime’s world premiere was held at Shinjuku Piccadilly in Tokyo on October 1 and then premiered on television on October 6.

TWS Entertainment describes the anime as:

Tired of inadvertently killing people with her special ability Unluck, Fuuko Izumo sets out to end it all.

But when she meets Andy, a man who longs for death but can’t die, she finds a reason to live—and he finds someone capable of giving him the death he’s been longing for.

Source: Undead Unluck’s Panel at the AnimeJapan 2024 Stage Event, Twitter