Staff listing revealed for upcoming light novel adaptation
Hajime Kamoshida's light novel Seishun Buta Yarou is gearing up for an October anime adaptation, and a new key visual shows its heroine realized in full anime style.
Seishun Buta Yarou revolves around Sakuta, a boy who can see the effects of a mysterious phenomenon called Puberty Syndrome. His senpai Mai, an actress on hiatus, appears to him as a bunny girl -- but no one else sees her that way.
The series (whose full title translates to The Teenage Pig-Rascal Doesn't Dream of Bunnygirl-Senpai) will be directed by Soichi Masui (Sakura Quest) and produced at CloverWorks, an offshoot of A-1 Pictures.
Also announced on staff are:
Series Composition: Masahiro Yokotani (Sakura Quest, Free! Iwatobi Swim Club)
Character Design/Chief Animation Director: Satomi Tamura (Kiznaiver, Saekano)
Assistant Director: Kazuya Iwata (Saki - The Nationals, GARO the Animation)
Music: fox capture plan
Seishin Buta Yarou premieres this October.
Source: Anime! Anime!
Kara Dennison is responsible for multiple webcomics, and is half the creative team behind the OEL light novel series Owl's Flower. She blogs at karadennison.com and tweets @RubyCosmos. Her latest book, Black Archive #21 – Heaven Sent, is currently available from Obverse Books.