Crunchyroll announced Oct 19, 2022, that they will be releasing The Yakuza’s Guide to Babysitting English dub on the streaming platform on Oct 20, 2022.
In addition to this, a list of cast and staff involved in the English dub have also been revealed.
The Yakuza’s Guide to Babysitting English Dub cast includes:
- Jonah Scott as Kirishima
- Emi Lo as Yaeka
- Christopher R. Sabat as Kazuhiko
- Cherami Leigh as Kanami
- Nazeeh Tarsha as Sugihara
- Y. Chang as Mashiro
- Additional Voices: Katelyn Barr, Cherami Leigh, Lindsay Seidel, Dani Chambers, Luci Christian, Megan Shipman, Alejandro Saab, Chris Niosi
- ADR Director: Austin Sisk
- Lead ADR Engineer: Austin Sisk
- Mix Engineer: Rawly Pickens
- Executive Producer: Christopher R. Sabat
- Line Producer / Talent Coordinator: Brittany Lauda
- ADR Prep: Bryson Baugus, Ben Balmaceda
- ADR Script: Madeleine Morris, Meli Grant, Tyson Rinehart
- ADR Script Supervisor: Madeleine Morris
- Music Adaptation: Emi Lo
The Yakuza’s Guide to Babysitting is a Japanese seinen manga series written and illustrated by Tsukiya. It began serialization in the Comic Ride pixiv website in June 2018, and later transferred to Micro Magazine’s Comic Elmo manga service in May 2020. It has been collected in eight tankobon volumes as of August 2022.
An anime television series adaptation by Feel and Gaina aired from July to September 2022.
The opening theme song is “Mirai no Hero Tachi e” by Shō Takeyaki, while the ending theme song is “Kaerimichi no Iro” by VTuber Shibuya HAL.
Crunchyroll describes the plot of the anime as:
Kirishima Toru was accustomed to solving all problems through violence and was called “the Demon of Sakuragi.” One day, the boss of the Sakuragi family suddenly summons Kirishima and appoints him caretaker of his only daughter, Yaeka! A heartwarming comedy about a yakuza crime family’s right-hand man and the boss’ only daughter. The two of them are about to begin their new daily lives together!