Scanty (スカンティ, Sukanti) was created for the Panty & Stocking with Garterbelt anime series that was produced by Gainax, directed by Hiroyuki Imaishi, and it originally began airing on October 1, 2010. She and the rest of the cast were designed by Atsushi Nishigori.
The manga adaptation of the Panty & Stocking with Garterbelt anime began publication several months before the airing of the first episode. This is a common practice of GAINAX to use a manga to promote a coming anime series. The manga is illustrated by TAGRO, and GAINAX is credited for the original story. It first began publication on August 4, 2010 in the magazine Kadokawa Shoten's Young Ace magazine. The collected volume was published in June 4, 2011.
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Powers & Abilities
Panty & Stocking with Garterbelt (2010)
Scanty's first anime appearance in Panty & Stocking - Episode 6 "Les Diaboliques", which aired on November 5, 2010. She was voiced by the Japanese voice actress Yuka Komatsu, and the U.S. dub produced by FUNimation is done by Colleen Clinkenbeard.