TV schedule and OP / ED performers revealed for upcoming adaptation of Honda's essay manga about book store life
Working in a busy Japanese book store is too spooky in the new trailer for Gaikotsu Shotenin Honda San ("Skeleton Bookstore Clerk Honda-san"), an upcoming TV anime based on the essay manga by Honda about a skeleton bookstore clerk and his equally bizarre coworkers and customers. Check it out below:
Additionally, the opening and ending theme song performers have been revealed for Gaikotsu Shotenin Honda San. The opening theme, entitled "ISBN ～Inner Sound & Book's Narrative～", is performed by TECHNOBOYS PULCRAFT GREEN-FUND feat. Honda, while the ending theme, entitled "Book-end, Happy-end", is performed by TECHNOBOYS PULCRAFT GREEN-FUND feat. Hiroshi Takano.
The original Gaikotsu Shotenin Honda San manga is serialized on the Pixiv website as part of the Gene Pixiv online magazine, while the manga is published in print by Kadokawa. The Gaikotsu Shotenin Honda San TV anime is directed by Owl Todoroki and feautres animation by DLE. The series will broadcast in Japan according to the following schedule:
- Tokyo MX: every Sunday during the 25:35 time slot beginning on October 07, 2018.
- BS11: every Sunday during the 24:30 time slot beginning on October 07, 2018.
- Sun TV: every Sunday during the 25:30 time slot beginning on October 07, 2018.
- KBS Kyoto: every Sunday during the 26:10 time slot beginning on October 07, 2018.
- J:COM TV: every Monday during the 22:30 time slot beginning on October 08, 2018.
Please note that some Japanese TV schedules count early-morning programming as late-night programming of the previous day, so for example the 26:10 time slot on Sunday evening is actually on Monday morning at 2:10 AM JST.
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