Anime streaming platform Funimation revealed recently on their official website the official English dub cast for the anime adaptation of Ranking of Kings.
The English dub cast features familiar names in the industry which makes this release of the anime worth looking forward to. The English dub will be directed by Caitlin Glass, while Emi Lo will be the assistant ADR Director. Jarrod Greene will be writing the English script for the anime. Other crew involved in the English dub production of Ranking of Kings are Mark De La Fuente and Geoff Bisente as assistant ADR engineers, Bonny Clinkenbeard as English dub’s script supervisor, and Brandon Peters is ADR prep in charge.
Notable English voice actor SungWon Cho will be voicing Kage, while Emily Fajardo will voice the main character Bojji. Christopher Wehkamp will be voicing Bebin, Cris George as Bosse, Just Briner as Daida, A.J. Locascio as Domas, Brent Mukai as Dorshe, Luci Christian as Hiling, Bryce Papenbrook as Hokuro, Ben Philipps as the Narrator, Ben Bryant as Sandeo, Laila Berzins as Shiina, and Kevin M. Connolly as Sorrii.
The Ranking of Kings anime adaptation is based on the web manga of the same created by Sosuke Toka. The author has been releasing the manga on the user-submitted manga website called Manga Hack since 2017. Ranking of Kings is also available for reading on other places. The 11th compiled volume of the manga published by Kadokawa was released last August 12.
The anime adaptation premiered in Japan on October 14. It also available for streaming on Amazon Prime Video. Funimation is also streaming the anime same airing time as Japan.
Ranking of Kings centers on a deaf prince named Bojji. As the firstborn son, he tries his best in order to become the next best king. Along the way, he became friends with Kage, who understood Bojji very well, and helped Bojji in reaching for his dreams.