There is a lot of Hype for Fruit’s baskets. Although when the company who got the rights to show it state side was willing to rally the fans to fold 1000 paper cranes for a second season back in the day, of course people are getting Hyped.
It has been announce that there will be two episodes shown in theaters state side on March 26th and March 27th. The 26th is for Dub while the 27th is for subtitled. While the original creator wanted everything new it seems this didn’t apply for American dubs as many people got the same roles as before including the following cast.
Returning Cast Members,
Laura Bailey as Tohru
Eric Vale as Yuki
Jerry Jewell as Kyo
John Burgmeier as Shigure
Justin Cook as Hatsuharu
New Cast members include the following,
Tia Ballard as Kagura
Mikaela Krantz as Momiji
Elizabeth Maxwell as Arisa Uotani
Jad Saxton as Saki Hanajima
Since our last time we talked about The Fruit’s Baskets Anime they had also released another trailer shown below.
Yen Press describes the story:
After a family tragedy turns her life upside down, plucky high schooler Tohru Honda takes matters into her own hands and moves out…into a tent! Unfortunately for her, she pitches her new home on private land belonging to the mysterious Sohma clan, and it isn’t long before the owners discover her secret. But, as Tohru quickly finds out when the family offers to take her in, the Sohmas have a secret of their own–when touched by the opposite sex, they turn into the animals of the Chinese Zodiac!