"YuruYuri" director Hidekichi Matsumoto to helm 2014 anime
YuruYuri director Hidekichi Matsumoto has been tapped to helm a 2014 anime adaptation of Hidekichi Matsumoto's (Kodansha Manga Award - Children's Category winner for Honto ni Atta! Reibai-Sensei), Sabagebu! - Survival Game Club. The manga, running in Nakayoshi (once home of Sailor Moon) follows a girl, introduced to survival games after a classmate protects her from a train molester by pulling an airsoft gun on the groper.
Previous Matsumoto collaborator Takashi Aoshima (YuruYuri, Mitsudomoe) reunites to script this project. Volume 5 of the manga will be released September 13th.