Sally goes to help out Hawthorne, but the Emperor Oni stands in her way… TV anime Peach Boy Riverside Episode 8 Synopsis, scene preview and additional character cast info (Daminki) have been released. Additionally, a new event in the game Peach Boy Riverside Battle Saga is now being held

By, 2021年8月20日

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Original work by Coolkyoushinja and Johanne and serialized in Kodansha’s Shonen Magazine R and Magapoke, this story is “the fairy tail that everyone knows… with one extra ‘peach’.”
The synopsis and scene preview of the 8th episode “Companion and Companion” of TV anime Peach Boy Riverside (broadcast on Thursday, August 19 2021) have been released.
Also, additional character cast info has been revealed, and comments from the new cast member have been received.

Additionally, in coordination with the August 19 (Thurs) broadcast of the anime, the game Peach Boy Riverside Battle Saga has implemented the new SSR “Daminki (CV: Masumi Tazawa)”. Please take this opportunity to check the game out!


【Episode 8 “Companion and Companion”】
Hawthorne plans to compete in the Barquend Martial Arts Tournament to win the prize, but it is at this point when Todoroki and his allies begin an assault on the city to take revenge on Momotaro.
At the same time, Sally finds herself stuck between Mikoto who wants to kill all the Oni, and the Emperor Oni, who appeals for the peaceful coexistence of Oni and humans.
Todoroki mistakes Hawthorne for Momotaro and a fight begins. Sally goes to help Hawthorne out, but the Emperor Oni stands in her way.

This anime is being broadcast on TV in its “on-air version”, which shuffles the chronological order of the episodes that are broadcasted into a nonlinear order.
※This week’s broadcast will be the “on-air version” of episode 8.
There will be a hint about the “time series version” episode number hidden in the next episode preview of the “on-air version”.
For everyone looking forward to the TV on-air version, please watch all the way until the end.

Director Shigeru Ueda has also talked in an interview about why he decided to air the series in nonlinear order.
Furthermore, d Anime Store began streaming both the “on-air version” and “time series version” from 22:30 on August 19 (Thurs) immediately after the broadcast on Tokyo MX, so please enjoy the show in both formats!


【Additional character cast info】
【Additional cast info】
Daminki: Masumi Tazawa

【Comments from the cast】
Masumi Tazawa (voice of Daminki) tells us her impression of the character she plays.

■ Masumi Tazawa (voice of Daminki)

<Impression of this work>
The first time I saw it, the title and synopsis quickly drew me in.
I remember reading the original work while always feeling excited about what would happen next.

<Impression of the character>
As the name Daminki (lit. slumbering Oni) suggests, the character I play is a young girl who sleeps all the time, but she just looks so precious when she’s asleep.
I’m really looking forward to seeing her cuteness in the anime!


【Peach Boy Riverside Battle Saga in-game event 】
The game Peach Boy Riverside Battle Saga is currently being distributed via G123.
Alongside the August 19 (Thurs) broadcast of the anime, a new character, SSR “Daminki (CV: Masumi Tazawa)” has been implemented!

Game start URL :

■ Game basic info
Game title: Peach Boy Riverside Battle Saga
Genre: Strategy simulation
Price: Free-to-play (with item in-game purchases)
Official Twitter:
Hashtag: #PeachBoyBattleSaga


【Anime Info】
【Broadcasting/Streaming Info】
Broadcasting on TOKYO MX, BS Nippon Television, and others from Thursday, July 1, 2021

・TV broadcasting
TOKYO MX from Thursday, July 1st, every Thursday from 22:00
BS Nippon Television from Thursday, July 1st, every Thursday from 23:30
AT-X from Thursday, July 1st, every Thursday from 23:30
J: Tele from Wednesday, July 7th, every Wednesday from 25:00

・Digital Distribution
d Anime Store priority streaming starts from 22:30 on Thursday, July 1st, episodes aired sequentially from 22:30 every Thursday
Amazon Prime Video streaming began 0:00 on Monday, July 5th, episodes now aired sequentially from 0:00 every Monday

The following distribution sites will also start streaming episodes sequentially from 0:00 on Thursday, July 8th:
■Latest episode 1 week free streaming
ABEMA / GYAO! / Niconico Channel / U-NEXT
■Unlimited viewing
ABEMA / FOD / U-NEXT / Anime Houdai / Netflix / dTV / Bandai Channel /
Hikari TV / Hulu / J: COM On Demand / milplus
■Other digital distribution services
Video Market / / GYAO! Store / COCORO VIDEO / HAPPY! Video / TELASA / /
TSUTAYA TV / Crank-in! Video / Rakuten TV /Google Play / Movies Full Plus

Once upon a time in a certain land, there lived an old man and an old woman.
The old man went to the mountains to cut grass, and the old woman went to the river to wash clothes… (skipping ahead a little)
Eventually the demons were all destroyed, but it was said that more demons still roamed other lands…
So the peach boy Momotaro set off across the sea.
It was amazing that they were all defeated, and it should have been a cause for joy.
However, the one thing that was off…

Killing them was fun.

This is just hypothetical, but…
Suppose there was more than one big peach in this story…
Suppose that the peach that floated to Japan wasn’t alone…

Original: Coolkyoushinja / Johanne
(Serialized in Kodansha Shonen Magazine R and Magapoke)
Director: Shigeru Ueda
Series composition: Keiichiro Ochi
Character design: Satomi Kurita, Masato Kato
Prop design: Takuya Imamon
Color design: Maki Saito
Art Director: Kouki Fukushima
Art setting: Yoshihiro Sono
Cinematographer: Naho Hasegawa
Edited by: Masaru Honda
Sound Director: Ryo Tanaka
Music: Takaaki Nakahashi
Animation production: Asahi Production

Sally: Haruka Shiraishi
Mikoto: Nao Toyama
Frau: M ・ A ・ O
Hawthorne: Toshiki Masuda
Carrot: Megumi Toda
Dog: Jiro Saito
Milia: Mayu Mineda
Winnie: Haruka Tomatsu
Emperor: Daisuke Hirakawa
Todoroki: Misato Murai
Jucerino: Yurika Kubo
Atra: Yuko Suzuhana

Opening theme: Q-MHz feat. Yuko Suzuhana “Dark spiral journey”
Ending theme: Mitei no Hanashi “Yoru wo Koeru Ashioto”

■ Official Site
■ Official Twitter @peachboy_anime

(c)Coolkyoushinja・Johanne / Kodansha / Peach Boy Riverside Production Committee