Mar 19, 2013
"Tomodachi wa Mahō" News
A recent press conference has revealed some new details about the upcoming Japanese dub of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic, マイリトルポニー～トモダチは魔法～ (Mai Ritoru Ponī ~Tomodachi wa Mahō~). Twilight Sparkle will be voiced by 沢城 みゆき (Sawashiro Miyuki), Fluttershy will be voiced by 加藤 英美里 (Katō Emiri), and the Japanese dub WILL have new opening and ending themes!
The opening theme will be “Mirai Start” by Mimori Suzuko, and the ending theme will be "片思いの唐揚げ [あまくち姫]" by HKT48.
For those of you who are curious, click here to watch a video of the aforementioned press conference.
And, just to recap, here's the cast list that we know so far:
Twilight Sparkle: Miyuki Sawashiro
Rainbow Dash: Izumi Kitta
Rarity: Mikoi Sasaki
Fluttershy: Emiri Katō
Pinkie Pie: Suzuko Mimori
Applejack: Sora Tokui
Spike: Motoko Kumai
Princess Celestia: Kikuko Inoue
Remember, bronies, "Tomodachi wa Mahō" will be coming to Japanese televisions in April (and, probably not too long after, computers all around the world). Personally, I can't wait to hear the new voice acting! Let's see if this helps the fandom expand any, eh?