African Office Worker
|African Office Worker|
Cover of African Office Worker volume 1 by Media Factory
(Africa no Sararīman)
|Published by||Media Factory|
|Imprint||MFC Gene Pixiv Series|
|Original run||December 2014 – present|
|Original net animation|
|Released||June 5, 2017 – June 30, 2017|
|Anime television series|
|Directed by||Tetsuya Tatamitani|
|Written by||Yūichirō Momose|
|Music by||Tako Yamaguchi|
|Original network||Tokyo MX, BS11, KBS, SUN, TVA|
|Original run||October 6, 2019 – present|
African Office Worker (アフリカのサラリーマン Africa no Sararīman) is a Japanese comedy manga series by Gamu, serialized online via pixiv Comic website since December 2014. It has been collected in three tankōbon volumes by Media Factory. An original net animation adaptation streamed on Production I.G's Tate Anime (now Anime Beans) app between June 5 and June 30, 2017, and an anime television series adaptation by Hotzipang premiered on October 6, 2019.
- Voiced by: Kento Fujinuma (ONA), Akio Ōtsuka (TV anime)
- Tokage-kun (Lizard)
- Voiced by: Kengo Tsujii (ONA), Kenjiro Tsuda (TV anime)
- Ōhashi (Toucan)
- Voiced by: Setsuo Ito (ONA), Hiro Shimono (TV anime)
- Sasshō Hamster
- Voiced by: Hina Kino (TV anime)
- Company President Turtle
- Voiced by: Akira Ishida (TV anime)
- Voiced by: Eri Kitamura (TV anime)
- Voiced by: Yui Ogura (TV anime)
- Voiced by: Hiroshi Kamiya (TV anime)
- Honey Badger
- Voiced by: Tatsuhisa Suzuki (TV anime)
- Voiced by: Kengo Kawanishi (TV anime)
A new anime television series adaptation premiered on October 6, 2019 on Tokyo MX, BS11, KBS, SUN, TVA. The series is animated by Hotzipang and directed by Tetsuya Tatamitani, with Yūichirō Momose handling series composition, and Tako Yamaguchi composing the music. Hiro Shimono performed the series' opening theme song "Soul Flag", while Akio Ōtsuka performed the series' ending theme song "White-Collar Elegy.". Funimation has licensed the series for a simuldub.
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- "African Office Worker TV Anime Reveals Additional Cast, Ending Song". Anime News Network. August 16, 2019. Retrieved August 16, 2019.
- "African Office Worker TV Anime Casts Hiroshi Kamiya, Tatsuhisa Suzuki, Kengo Kawanishi". Anime News Network. August 23, 2019. Retrieved August 23, 2019.
- "African Office Worker TV Anime Premieres on October 6". Anime News Network. September 6, 2019. Retrieved September 6, 2019.
- "Funimation Adds 7 More Anime to Fall 2019 Simulcast Lineup". Anime News Network. Retrieved 2019-09-29.