Would you believe…even more new streaming anime announcements from Crunchyroll today? That’s the situation we find ourselves in as Non Non Biyori, based on the manga by Atto and animated by studio Silver Link (Kokoro Connect) joins the fall 2013 lineup today.
Non Non Biyori is set to broadcast every Monday starting on October 7, at 1:05pm. Pacific Time for premium members, and free members able to watch one week later. More information can be found on www.crunchyroll.com/biyori.
Story and background
“The closest bookstore sells Jump every Wednesday, the video rental shop is ten stations down. Vegetables are left out for sale, and no one’s ever even see a lock on a house. That’s the country life they live, but these five girls at Asahigaoka Branch School are enjoying it! Enjoy the leisurely, laid-back life of these unique girls!”
The cast of four girls features Ayane Sakura, also known as Anzu Kiriyama in Kokoro Connect, as Natsumi Koshigaya, Kana Asumi, whose previous roles also include Miya Tachibana in Amagami SS, stars as Komari Koshigaya, Kotori Koiwai, who also voiced Utsu-tsu from Gatchaman Crowds, plays Renge Miyauchi, and Rie Murakawa, also known as Aoi Futaba from Vividred Operation, rounds out the group as Hotaru Ichijo.
Non Non Biyori will be available to Crunchyroll’s audience in the following territories: North America, UK, Ireland, South Africa, Australia, and New Zealand.