The Crunchyroll platform announced through a statement that it has added the Mini-Dra short series (Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid S Short Animation Series) to its catalog of premieres. The series is already airing in Japan through the official Kyoto Animation YouTube channel and will air a new episode every week. It should be noted that this series serves as an intermediate to the second season of Kobayashi-san Chi no Maid Dragon (Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid).
On the other hand, the second season of the main animated adaptation has its premiere scheduled for next July in Japan. Meanwhile, Cool-kyou Shinja has been publishing Kobayashi-san Chi no Maid Dragon’s manga in Futabasha publisher’s Monthly Action magazine since May 2013. The thirteen-episode first season originally premiered in January 2017 in Japan.
Cast of voices
- Yuuki Kuwahara as Tohru.
- Mutsumi Tamura as Kobayashi.
- Maria Naganawa as Kanna Kamui.
- Minami Takahashi as Quetzaltcoatl.
- Yuuki Takada as Elma.
- Daisuke Ono as Fafnir.
- Tomomi Mineuchi as Iruru.
- Tatsuya Ishihara (AIR, Chuunibyou demo Koi ga Shitai !, CLANNAD) is directing at Kyoto Animation Studios, replacing Yaushiro Takemoto, who was killed during the arson attack on the first studio building in 2019.
- Yuka Yamada (Koisuru Asteroid, Neo Angelique Abyss, Sengoku Musou) returns from season one to take over the writing and supervision of the scripts.
- Miku Kadowaki (Kyoukai no Kanata, Tsurune: Kazemai Koukou Kyuudoubu) returns from season one to take over character design.
- Masumi Itou (IS: Infinite Stratos, Koisuru Tenshi Angelique: Kokoro no Mezameru Toki, Kyoukai no Kanata) returns from the first season to take care of the composition of the soundtrack.
- Japanese band Fhána will perform the opening song again with the single “Ai no Supreme”, while the musical unit Super Chorogons, made up of members of the voice cast, will perform the closing theme titled “Maid With Dragons.”
Kobayashi-san Chi no Maid Dragon Synopsis
Miss Kobayashi is the average office worker who lives a boring life, alone in her little apartment, until she saves the life of a dragon in distress. The dragon, named Tohru, has the ability to magically transform into an adorable human girl (albeit with horns and a long tail!), Who will do anything to pay her debt of gratitude, whether Miss Kobayashi likes it or not. . With a very persistent and loving dragon as a roommate, nothing is easy, and Miss Kobayashi’s normal life is about to end!