'First Published on Manga. Tokyo'
A special premiere screening event for the first episode of TV anime Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid (Kobayashi-san Chi no Maidragon) took place at Marunouchi Piccadilly in Tokyo on Janaury 9th 2017.
The anime Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid is adapted from the manga series currently serialized in Monthly Action (Futabasha).
The anime series will begin airing from January 11th.
At the beginning of the event, the 3 voice actresses Yuki Kuwahara (Tohru), Maria Naganawa (Kanna Kamui) and Yuki Takada (Elma) made their appearances on stage and greeted the audience. The anime’s first episode was then played on the big screen. The voice cast also enjoyed this premiere screening together with the audience. After the screening, while the audience was reflecting on first episode’s funny and heart-warming atmosphere, the anime’s director Yasuhiro Takemoto also came on stage to talk about the first episode together with the voice cast.
Tohru’s voice actress Kuwahara said ‘I first thought the dragon girl Tohru was going to struggle in the human world, but she actually makes trouble for Kobayashi’ while talking about the anime’s highlights. Naganawa on the other hand, said ‘Kobayashi is just too kind! I can’t believe she didn’t reject them! The anime is filled with