The GA Bunko announcement stage held on Sunday has announced that light novel Goblin Slayer will get a TV anime. The anime will be produced by studio White Fox. The cast of the series will be the same as Drama CD. More information will be revealed via AnimeJapan 2018 stage.
Synopsis : A young priestess has formed her first adventuring party, but almost immediately they find themselves in distress. It’s the Goblin Slayer who comes to their rescue—a man who’s dedicated his life to the extermination of all goblins, by any means necessary. And when rumors of his feats begin to circulate, there’s no telling who might come calling next… (Source: Yen Press)
- Goblin Slayer : Yuuichirou Umehara (Darling in the FranXX)
- Onna Shinkan (Priestess) : Yui Ogura (Ryuuou no Oshigoto)
- Yousei Yunde (High Elf Archer) : Nao Touyama (Gate: Jieitai Kanochi nite Kaku Tatakaeri)
- Ushikai Musume (Cow Girl) : Yuka Iguchi (Kantai Collection: KanColle)
- Uketsuke-jou (Guild Girl) : Maaya Uchida (Musaigen no Phantom World)
- Kouhito Doushi (Mine Priest) : Yuuichi Nakamura (Amaama to Inazuma)
- Tokage Souryo (Lizard Monk) : Tomokazu Sugita (Aho Girl)
- Majo (Witch) : Yoko Hikasa (Rokka no Yuusha)
- Yaritsukai (Lancer) : Yoshitsugu Matsuoka (Shokugeki no Souma)
The action fantasy series is written by Kumo Kagyuu with illustrations by Noboru Kannatsuki, and began its publication via SB Creative’s GA Bunko imprint in February 2016. The series currently has six volumes in print, with the seventh volume scheduled to be published on March 14. A manga adaptation drawn by Kousuke Kurose has been serialized in Big Gangan magazine since May 2016. Square Enix has published three volumes, with the fourth volume shipping on March 13.
Yen Press licensed the series in English and published the first manga volume and the fourth light novel volume on December 19 last year.