Dorohedoro TV Anime Info Revealed; Cast, Staff, and January 12, 2020 Premiere

MAPPA have announced information about the anime adaption of Dorohedoro.

Dorohedoro will first broadcast on January 12th on Tokyo MX. It will debut on Japanese Netflix prior to the first broadcast.

The original manga by Q Hayashida saw the post-apocalyptic city of “the Hole”, where Sorcerers kidnap people freely and use them in horrific experiments in the black arts.

After “Caiman” has been mutated into a reptile-like creature by a sorcerer, he seeks him out (along with his friend Nikaidō) to regain his memory and get revenge- slaughtering every Sorcerer he comes across until he finds the right one. The manga debuted in 1999, with it’s final 28th issue shipping November 2018.

You can find the full run-down of cast and staff below:


  • Wataru Takagi as Caiman
  • Reina Kondo as Nikaidō
  • Yu Kobayashi as Noi
  • Yoshimasa Hosoya as Shin
  • Kengo Takanashi as Fujita
  • Kenyuu Horiuchi as En
  • Miyu Tomita as Ebisu
  • Hisao Egawa as Vaux
  • Mitsuhiro Ichiki as Kasukabe


  • Producer: MAPPA
  • Director: Yuichiro Hayashi (Garo the Animation, Kakegurui)
  • Series Composition: Hiroshi Seko (Mob Psycho 100, Vinland Saga)
  • Character Design: Tomohiro Kishi
  • Music: [K]NoW_NAME
  • Worldview Setting, Art Direction: Shinji Kimura
  • Screen Layout: Yusuke Tannawa
  • Color Design: Tomoko Washida
  • 3D CG Director: Yuki Nomoto
  • Director of Photography: Hyo Gyu Park
  • Editing: Masato Yoshitake
  • Sound Director: Akiko Fujita
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