VIDEO: Junji Nishimura and Mari Okada Team Up On Saga Prefecture Anime

Veteran director Junji Nishimura and prolific writer Mari Okada promote region's culture and locales

Veteran director Junji Nishimura and prolific writer Mari Okada, who previously worked together on True Tears, will be renuiting on an anime showcasing the culture and locales of Japan's Saga prefecture on the southwestern island of Kyushu. 

 

Pony Canyon produces the works, planned for March 2016 to be screened at local tourism and cultural facilities. Akiko Waba (A Lull in the Sea) contributes to the script of story of the seasons "Winter Oath, Summer Festival, Takeo Ōkusu," and Keigo Koyanagi (Blast of Tempest) contributes to the script of a story of youth, set against the landscapes of Arita in "Cup's Promise, First Love of Arita."

 

 

 

via Anime Recorder



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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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