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Fena: Pirate Princess Sets Sail on August 14

Fena: Pirate Princess, the swashbuckling samurai series inspired by Shojo manga, drops anchor Saturday, August 14 with a special two-episode premiere on Crunchyroll and Adult Swim.

Adult Swim will air the English-dubbed series in North America and Crunchyroll will stream the subtitled series worldwide outside of Japan. You can watch the trailers using the player below.

Fena: Pirate Princess

The series follows the adventures of Fena Houtman as she is on the run from pirates and the English Navy and must rely on a crew of Japanese samurai to unlock her family secrets…and an unimaginable treasure!

The half-hour animated series is directed by Kazuto Nakazawa and Production I.G. serves as the animation studio.

Fena: Pirate Princess

Regarding the director’s inspiration, Nakazawa cited shojo manga as a major influence, “It made me want to make an anime with a flavor of Shojo manga in it.”

He also mentioned that show has adventure and action “…but it is basically a love story.”

Fena: Pirate Princess

FENA: PIRATE PRINCESS ENGLISH CAST

Fena Houtman will be voiced by Brittany Cox: A positive, cheerful orphan despite her traumatic past. Known for her pale skin and glowing silver hair.

Fena: Pirate Princess - Fena Houtman will be voiced by Brittany Cox

Yukimaru will be voiced by Robb Moreira: The introverted, katana-wielding bodyguard of the Houtman family. He is extremely protective of Fena.

Yukimaru will be voiced by Robb Moreira

Shitan will be voiced by Nicholas Corda: This handsome, elite warrior can kill with his bow and arrow—or his looks. Though on the surface he seems aloof, he greatly values his friends.

Shitan will be voiced by Nicholas Corda

Karin will be voiced by Anjali Kunapaneni: Raised by a family of blacksmiths, Karin geeks out over technology like her rifle, which she uses to great effect in battle.

Karin will be voiced by Anjali Kunapaneni

Enju will be voiced by Brandon Winckler: Kaede’s elder twin. They both use a spear and wakizashi in battle, they’re both friendly and mischievous, but Enju feels he’s more dependable than his younger brother.

Enju will be voiced by Brandon Winckler

Kaede will be voiced by Darrel J Delfin: Enju’s younger twin. They both use a spear and wakizashi in battle, they’re both friendly and mischievous, but Kaede feels he’s more manly than his elder brother.

Kaede will be voiced by Darrel J Delfin

Tsubaki will be voiced by Alan Lee: The oldest and most mature member of the group, he manages everyone’s wild energy. He’s also the cook, but when he fights, he uses a short ninja sword.

Tsubaki will be voiced by Alan Lee

Makaba will be voiced by Thomas E Wynn: This mountain of a boy prefers fighting in close quarters with brass knuckles. When he’s not fighting, he’s kind-hearted and mild-mannered.

Makaba will be voiced by Thomas E Wynn

Salman will be played by Frank Todaro: An older knight who was once called “Salman the Onslaught” for being so deadly with a spear. He’s known Fena since she was a girl as he served the Houtman family for some time.

Otto will be voiced by Doug Stone: Another older knight who served the Houtman family and possessed an intimidating nickname in his younger days—”Otto the Blitz” for his quick swordplay.


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