Locodol, a TV anime based on the manga of the same name by Kōtarō Kosugi in which a group of girls become local idols to promote tourism in their home town, is receiving a 2nd original video animation, this time with a Christmas theme. Hit the jump to ring in the holidays.
Sentai Filmworks has announced the license of the Locodol anime. The adaptation of the four-panel comedy manga by original creator Kotaro Kosugi is directed by Munenori Nawa with Yuniko Ayana providing series composition. Music was handled by Tomoki Hasegawa and character designs were provided by Yumi Shimizu. Animation production was done by feel., known for their work on My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU TOO! and Outbreak Company.
The Nagareyama Line train service in Chiba Prefecture is celebrating its 100th anniversary with a little help from the cast of Locodol. Hit the jump to learn the details.
Kōtarō Kosugi's manga and TV anime, Locodol, is teaming up with the "Butai Meguri" anime tourism smart phone app to transform Nagareyama City in Chiba into the fictional Nagarekawa City that the local idols promote. Hit the jump to learn more.
Nagareyama residents who donate to local government funds while paying their taxes can receive a special Locodol-inspired kit as a "thank you" gift. Hit the jump to learn more.
Phat! Company is releasing a 1/8 scale PVC statue of Yui Mikoze from Kōtarō Kosugi's 4-panel manga and TV anime Locodol. Hit the jump to check it out.
Locodol, a 2014 TV anime based on the manga of the same name by Kōtarō Kosugi, is going to get a sequel OAV. Hit the jump for more info.
A new promotional campaign featuring the girls of Locodol encourages residents of Nagareyama City, Chiba to help out their volunteer fire department. Hit the jump to learn more.