VIDEO: "Uchoten Kazoku" Anime Preview and Visual

PA Works and Kôji Kumeta team up on an adaptation of Tatami Galaxy author Tomihiko Morimi's supernatural story

PA Works (Tari Tari, Hanasaku Iroha) and Kôji Kumeta (Sayonara Zetsubou Sensei) will be teaming up on an adaptation of Tatami Galaxy author Tomihiko Morimi's Uchōten Kazoku. In the compounding of literary minded talents, Kumeta will be providing original character designs for this story of yokai supernatural beings.

 

Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex storyboard artistMasayuki Yoshihara will direct with GiTS:SAC's Shôtarô Suga writing and, again, GiTS:SAC's animator Kousuke Kawazura adapting Kumeta's character designs.

 

 

 

Cast includes:


Yasaburō Shimogamo, 3rd son - Takahiro Sakurai (Atsumu Matsuyuki from AnoHana, Koko from Toriko).

 

disguised as a highschool girl...

 

in tanuki form

 

Yashirō Shimogamo, 1st son - Junichi Suwabe (Fullmetal Alchemist's Greed, Hanasaku Iroha's Tarō Jirōmaru)

 

Yajirō Shimogamo, 2nd son - Hiroyuki Yoshino (Gundam 00's Allelujah Haptism)

 

Yaichirō Shimogamo, 4th son - Mai Nakahara (Clannad's Nagisa Furukawa)

 

Mother -  Kikuko Inoue (Ah! My Goddess' Belldandy)

 

Benten - Mamiko Noto (Hellgirl's  Ai Enma)

 

 

 

via Yaraon

 

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Scott Green is editor and reporter for anime and manga at geek entertainment site Ain't It Cool News. Follow him on Twitter at @aicnanime.

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