Crunchyroll announced on Jan 17, 2023, that Bungo Stray Dogs Season 4 anime will be getting an English dub. The dub will exclusively release on the streaming platform on Jan 18, 2023.
The cast and staff for Bungo Stray Dogs Season 4 English dub have also been revealed.
The voice cast includes:
- Landon McDonald as Rampo Edogawa & additional voices
- Jamieson Price as Yukichi Fukuzawa & additional voices
- Aleks Le as Tokio Murakami & Male Secretary
- David Vincent as Sakunosuke Oda, Ochi Fukuchi & other additional voices
- Erin Yvette as additional voices
The staff includes:
- ADR Director: Kirstie Simone
- Producers: Jamie Simone, Rita Majkut
- Recording Engineer: David Barr
- Re-Recording Engineer: Ernie Sheesley
- English Adaptation: Jeff Nimoy
- Post Production Supervisor: James Lafferty
- Production Manager: Gavin Cooper
- Video Editor: Sean Kelley
- Production: STUDIOPOLIS, Inc.
Bungo Stray Dogs season 4 started airing on Jan 4, 2023, in Japan.
The first television anime adaptation aired from April to June 2016. The anime’s second 12-episode series aired from October to December 2016. Funimation and Crunchyroll released the series on home video with an English dub last March. The anime’s third season premiered in April 2019.
An anime film, titled Bungo Stray Dogs: Dead Apple, opened in Japan in March 2018. A spin-off series titled Bungo Stray Dogs WAN! also aired earlier this year. Yen Press releases both manga and light novel adaptations in English.
Bungo Stray Dogs is a Japanese manga series written by Kafka Asagiri and illustrated by Sango Harukawa, which has been serialized in Kadokawa Shoten’s seinen manga magazine Young Ace since 2012.
As of 4 March 2022 twenty-two volumes have been released.
The series has been licensed for North America by Yen Press with the first volume being released on 20 Dec 2016. The English translation is by Kevin Gifford. As of October 2021, twenty volumes have been published.
A spin-off manga centered around Dazai and Chuya’s backstories titled, Bungo Stray Dogs: Dazai, Chuuya, Age Fifteen, began serialization in Monthly Shōnen Ace in July 2022.
Crunchyroll describes the series as such:
Kicked out of his orphanage and on the verge of starving to death, Nakajima Atsushi meets some strange men. One of them, Dazai Osamu, is a suicidal man attempting to drown himself in broad daylight. The other, bespectacled Kunikida Doppo, nervously stands by flipping through a notepad. Both are members of the “Armed Detective Agency” said to solve incidents that even the military and police won’t touch. Atsushi ends up accompanying them on a mission to eliminate a man-eating tiger that’s been terrorizing the population…