Streaming giant Crunchyroll announced that they will start streaming the fifth season of Bungo Stray Dogs English dub starting July 26, 2023.
Cast and staff involved in Bungo Stray Dogs season 5 English dub were also revealed.
Cast members include:
- Max Mittelman as Atsushi Nakajima
- Patrick Seitz as Doppo Kunikida
- Todd Haberkorn as Edgar Allen Poe
- Ray Chase as Fyodor Dostoyevsky
- Cherami Leigh as Kyouka Izumi
- Cristina Vee as Lucy Maud Montgomery
- Kaiji Tang as Osamu Dazai
- Landon McDonald as Rampo Edogawa
- Jamieson K. Price as Yukichi Fukuzawa
- Michael Yurchak as Ango Sakaguchi
- Steve Staley as Katai Tayama
- Doug Stone as Minoura
- Jeff Schine as Nikolai Gogol
- Adam McArthur as Saigiku Jouno
- Cory Yee as Sigma
- ADR Director: Kirstie Simone
- Producer: Rita Majkut
- Adaptation: Jeff Nimoy
- Mixer: Ernie Sheesley
- Engineer: David Barr
Bungo Stray Dogs season 5 started airing on July 12, 2023.
GRANRODEO performed the opening theme song “Testu no Ori”. Whereas, Luck Life performed the ending theme song “Kiseki”, as revealed by the official website.
The first television anime adaptation aired from April to June 2016. The anime’s second 12-episode series aired from October to December 2016. Funimation and Crunchyroll released the series on home video with an English dub last March. The anime’s third season premiered in April 2019.
Bungo Stray Dogs Season 4 aired from Jan 4, 2023, to March 29, 2023.
An anime film, titled Bungo Stray Dogs: Dead Apple, opened in Japan in March 2018. A spin-off series titled Bungo Stray Dogs WAN! also aired earlier this year. Yen Press releases both the manga and light novel adaptations in English.
Bungo Stray Dogs is a Japanese manga series written by Kafka Asagiri and illustrated by Sango Harukawa, which has been serialized in Kadokawa Shoten’s seinen manga magazine Young Ace since 2012.
As of 4 March 2022 twenty-two volumes have been released.
The series has been licensed for North America by Yen Press with the first volume being released on 20 Dec 2016. The English translation is by Kevin Gifford. As of October 2021, twenty volumes have been published.
A spin-off manga centered around Dazai and Chuya’s backstories titled, Bungo Stray Dogs: Dazai, Chuuya, Age Fifteen, began serialization in Monthly Shōnen Ace in July 2022.
Crunchyroll describes the series as such:
Kicked out of his orphanage and on the verge of starving to death, Nakajima Atsushi meets some strange men. One of them, Dazai Osamu, is a suicidal man attempting to drown himself in broad daylight. The other, bespectacled Kunikida Doppo, nervously stands by flipping through a notepad. Both are members of the “Armed Detective Agency” said to solve incidents that even the military and police won’t touch. Atsushi ends up accompanying them on a mission to eliminate a man-eating tiger that’s been terrorizing the population…