A first preview has been posted for Denkigai no Honya-san, the fall anime adaptation of Asato Mizu's manga about everyday life of the seven clerks who work at "Books Umanohone," which sells doujinshi and adult books in addition to typical manga.
Animator/storyboard artist Masafumi Sato will be directing the Shin-Ei Animation (Doraemon, Crayon Shin-chan) production. Milky Holmes' Makoto Moriwaki is supervising director, re-teaming with Kazuyuki Fudemasu on series composition and animator Yurie Kuniyuki stepping up to do character design and animation direction.
Cast from a 2013 drama CD reprise their roles, minus Mako as Fu (Rotten)-girl and Tomokazu Sugita as Sommelier.
Hio-tan - Natsumi Takamori
Sensei - Minami Tsuda
Kameko - Mai Aizawa
Ero Hon G Men - Yu Kobayashi
Tsumorin - Satomi Sato
Kantoku - Yoshitsugu Matsuoka
Sommelier - Takahiro Tomita
Umio - Ryota Osaka
25-year-old voice actress Ayana Taketatsu's 6th solo single will be featured as the OP theme for the anime.The CD single will go on sale in Japan on October 15.
The ED song will be performed by a newly-formed voice actress unit denk!girls. The four members of the units are: Natsumi Takamori (Hiotan), Minami Tsuda (Sensei), Ayana Taketatsu (Fu Girl), and Mai Aizawa (Kameko). The CD single will be released on October 29.
The cover of the June 2014 issue of Comic Flapper announcing the anime:
Volume 1&2 covers
The series' author also has a doujinshi for Comiket
C86おしながき、三日目東A71b「オレンジミル」でございます。本はすべて個人誌となっております。おまけの１２P折り本は１Pまんがと落書きいくつかです。よろしくおねがいします。 pic.twitter.com/VegbGJjuiv— [email protected] (@mizuasato) August 11, 2014