KyoAni Confirms "Kyokai No Kanata" Anime Plans for Fall

Light novel adaptation planned for October

Unsurprisingly, Kyoto Animation's not quite quite mysterious countdown at ended with the confirmatiion that Nagomu Torii's light novel Kyoukai no Kanata (Beyond the Boundary) is set to be adapted into an anime series. More surprising was the timing for the project. You'll only have to wait until fall for the series about teens with unique connections to the spirit world.


Staff includes:

Director: Taichi Ishidate

examples of his animation work


Series Composition: Jukki Hanada (Steins;Gate, My Ordinary Life, episodes of K-On!)

Character Design: Miku Kadowaki (animator on K-on!, Hyoka, Lucky Star,Clannad After Story opening)
Art Director: Mikiko Watanabe
Color Key: Kana Miyata
Prop Design: Hiroyuki Takahashi
Yomu Design: Seiichi Akitake
Director of Photography: Ryuuta Nakagami
Sound Director: Yota Tsuruoka
Production: Kyokai no Kanata Production Committee




An animated promo was produced for the light novel last May.




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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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